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LA PUENTE, Calif. (May 10, 2017) — Brightway Insurance is expanding across the country and on Monday, May 15, will open its first two Agencies in California, both of which are in Los Angeles County. Serving consumers in and around San Gabriel Valley is veteran Insurance Agent and now Brightway Agency Owner, Mylynn Kwok, who is opening Brightway, The AllSource Agency. While new to the Golden State, Brightway Insurance is the nation’s seventh largest privately held Personal Lines independent insurance agency.
Kwok’s team brings more than 30 years’ insurance experience to the new Agency.
“As a Brightway Agency Owner, I look forward to offering more insurance companies and a broader variety of products to consumers than ever before,” said Kwok. “With the backend support I get from Brightway, my focus is on helping families protect their homes, cars, boats and more by ensuring they have the coverage they need.”
Kwok comes to Brightway with 17 years of insurance experience. The Agency she worked with has earned numerous awards for high production and excellent service, such as the Agency Achievement Award and Line Leaders Award. Kwok earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from California State University, Los Angeles. She speaks five languages including English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Vietnamese and Tew Chiu. She has been married for 19years, has three children and is very involved in her children’s schools, the PTA, School Site Council, Senior Grad Night Council and girls’ basketball program. Kwok is very active in her children’s basketball activities with the Japanese American Optimist Club and Community Youth Council. These organizations represent the Asian-American basketball teams in the San Gabriel Valley. She is also a member of the Ming Ya Buddhist Foundation and Thien Hau Temple in LA. While Kwok has earned the trust of many consumers in her community already, she looks forward to wowing them with more choice than they have ever before experienced or expected as a Brightway Agency Owner.
Joining Kwok as she opens the first California-based Brightway Agency is Ty Lao, who brings more than 15 years of insurance and sales experience. He speaks English, Mandarin and Tew Chiu.
“Mylynn Kwok has a solid reputation for being a trusted source for your insurance needs, and we’re thrilled to partner with her as we bring our brand and an enlightened experience to consumers in California, opening our first Agencies there on May 15,” said Brightway President, Talman Howard. “We have more than 200 insurance professionals at our Home Office working to support Mylynn and our other Agency Owners, so they can focus on the insurance needs of their customers.”
Brightway Agency Owners enjoy support in customer service, carrier relationships, marketing, accounting and technology, which frees up their time to focus on leveraging the broadest possible selection of insurance companies to meet each customer’s unique needs. As a result, Brightway agencies consistently outsell other agencies two-to-one.*
Brightway, The AllSource Agency is located 15602 Francisquito Ave., in La Puente (at the intersection of N. Hacienda Boulevard). The Agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Flood, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, ATV, Life and Umbrella insurance policies from 15insurance carriers including Nationwide, Bankers, Infinity, National General and Progressive.
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of franchised independent agencies throughout the country. With more than $456 million in annualized written premium, the company is the nation’s seventh largest privately held Personal Lines independent insurance agency. Brightway provides its Agency 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 14 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.