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ROUND ROCK, TEXAS — Man Phung, Owner of Brightway, The Phung Agency in Fishers, Ind., has enjoyed helping consumers and growing his business enterprise with Brightway Insurance. Now, he’s bringing a better way to shop for insurance to the Austin metropolitan area, as he opens his second location at 1101 Satellite View, Suite 404 in Round Rock (conveniently located in the same building as Keller Williams Realty).
“As the first Agency in Indiana, we worked hard to introduce the Brightway brand there, offering consumers expert counsel and more choice of insurance brands than they’ll find anywhere else,” said Phung. “We look forward to bringing that same level of enthusiasm to introduce residents in Austin, Round Rock and neighboring cities to a better way to shop for insurance.”
Phung opened Brightway, The Phung Agency in Fishers, Ind., in July 2017. He came to Brightway with more than a decade of sales experience, including in the automotive industry where he was the General Sales Manager for a Nissan dealership for four years. He and his wife of five years, Xuan Le-Phung, have two children. A member of the Independent Insurance Agents of Indiana, Phung speaks fluent English and Vietnamese. He enjoys serving his community by volunteering for the Mozel Sanders annual Thanksgiving dinner, Feed the Hungry event. Phung enjoys golfing and has a commercial pilot license. He is committed to building his business enterprise and is travelling between the Indiana and Texas locations for the first year to ensure both are providing the expert counsel Brightway has earned a reputation for providing. He looks forward to serving residents in Round Rock, Austin and surrounding communities to ensure they have the best insurance coverage possible to protect their financial futures.
Joining Phung at the new location is Angela Kenmir, who initially joined Phung’s team at the Indiana office. She brings 10 years of experience in claims adjustments, performance management, coaching and development and business development to Brightway and is eager to help consumers in Texas protect their financial futures.
“Man Phung’s Agency in Indiana is leading our Midwest agencies in sales, and we are thrilled to support him in growing his enterprise with Brightway, opening a second location near Austin, which is a new market for Brightway,” said Brightway President, Talman Howard. “Man has the support of hundreds of insurance professionals to help him grow his business and provide world-class service to his customers.”
Brightway Agency Owners enjoy comprehensive business support including customer service, carrier relationships, marketing, accounting and technology. As a result, Brightway agencies consistently outsell other insurance agencies three-to-one.*
Brightway, The Phung Agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Flood, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, ATV, Umbrella, Life, Commercial and Investment Property insurance policies from numerous insurance brands such as American Strategic Insurance, Lighthouse, Maison, Nationwide, Progressive and State Auto. The Agency’s hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (CST) and Saturday by appointment.
About Brightway Insurance
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of franchised independent stores throughout the country. With more than $559 million in annualized written premium, the company is one of the largest personal lines agencies in the United States. Brightway provides its franchise owners with access to more insurance companies than any other agency, along with a comprehensive system of support that frees them up to focus on customizing policies that meet their customers’ needs.
Brightway began franchising operations in 2008 and has since grown to more than 800 people in 21 states serving customers in all 50 states. Forbes has recognized the company as America’s No. 1 Franchise to Buy. Additionally, the company was named a top franchise three years in a row by Entrepreneur magazine and one of the fastest-growing private companies in America nine consecutive years by Inc. 5000.