Gerald Peterkin, Owner of Brightway, The Peterkin Agency in Jacksonville, Florida, talked about the importance of insurance and how it impacts your financial future with college students and faculty during a webinar presentation Tuesday, Nov. 9. The presentation was part of Jacksonville University’s PHINancial Preparedness Series, which is a series of workshops held once per month to help prepare and educate students on different aspects of financial wellness.

Click here to watch Peterkin’s presentation on YouTube.


About Brightway Insurance
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance distribution company with more than $865 million in annualized written premium, making it one of the largest Personal Lines agencies in the U.S.

Brightway’s focus is on producing Win, Win, Win outcomes for consumers by offering customized insurance solutions and for people wishing to sell insurance by providing business opportunities that span from single Agent to multi-unit enterprises. Regardless of the path taken, Brightway provides the support necessary to consistently outsell other insurance agents.

Brightway got its start in 2008 and has since grown to 1,200 people in 329 offices across 28 states serving customers in all 50 states.

For more information about Brightway, The Peterkin Agency, visit or call 904- 578-7474. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at

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