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TAMPA, Fla. — Brightway Insurance continues to grow, offering more homeowners, renters and drivers a better way to shop for insurance. Veteran businessman and now Brightway Insurance Store Owner, Rick Schaub, will open Brightway, The SchaubAgency in Tampa, Monday, Dec. 11.

“I’m looking forward to bringing a better experience for shopping insurance to my friends and neighbors in Tampa,” said Schaub. “Whether you’re seeking Homeowners, Renters, Flood, Auto or another type of insurance, we can help you find the best coverage to give you peace of mind about your family’s financial future.”

Schaub comes to Brightway with nearly 30 years’ experience as a business owner. Most recently, he owned LDI Printing and Signs in Tampa for 17 years. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky. Schaub has two daughters and enjoys coaching one’s softball team and volunteering at both girls’ schools. He also loves golfing, cycling and running. Schaub is looking forward to using the tools Brightway provides to offer a great experience to consumers in Town ‘n’ Country, Citrus Park, Westchase and nearby communities.

“Collaborating with the right people to represent our brand is extremely important, and we’re thrilled to partner with Rick Schaub, who has a track record of successful business ownership,” said Brightway President, Talman Howard. “As a Brightway Store Owner, he has the backing of an army of insurance professionals who provide A-to-Z support so he can focus on growing his business.”

Brightway Store Owners enjoy support in customer service, carrier relationships, marketing, accounting and technology. As a result, Brightway stores consistently outsell other insurance agencies three-to-one.*

Brightway, The Schaub Agency is located at 7010 Sheldon Road, Suite 300 in Tampa (at the West Hamilton Avenue intersection).The store offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Flood, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, ATV and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including Nationwide, American Colonial, Progressive and Tower Hill.

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 $493 million in annualized written premium, the company is one of the largest property and casualty 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 700 people in 18 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.

For more information about Brightway, The Schaub Agency, visit BrightwaySchaub.com or call 813-773-3039. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at BrightwayDifference.com.

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