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Welcome to Brightway, The Vance Agency

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Here at Brightway, The Vance Agency our mission is to provide the best insurance-buying experience and service available. For us, that means being trusted industry experts in the community and providing you with the most choice in insurance companies. 

Our team has a combined 30 years of experience and is led by Derrick Vance, a Licensed Agent who has been providing clients with expert advice about coverages and real-world experience for more than 15 years. Along with a wide variety of options, you’ll always receive personal attention from industry experts committed to your satisfaction. 

If we can answer any questions about Home, Auto, Life, Business or other types of insurance, stop by or give us a call. 

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Derrick Vance
Derrick Vance Agency Owner

A 10-year resident of Central Florida, Derrick’s insurance career began 16 years ago as an insurance claims adjuster with a national company. He transitioned in claims management and insurance administration where he began to develop a passion for service and sales. He loves to help people understand insurance and how it can provide them with peace of mind.

Derrick lives in Oviedo with his wife Madeline and their two children. He mentors in the Bears Connection program at Winter Springs High School and is an instructor for Ashford University where he teaches Economics and Statistics. 

Derrick earned his bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Jackson State University, an M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management and holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation. 

  • Derrick Vance
    Derrick Vance Agency Owner

    A 10-year resident of Central Florida, Derrick’s insurance career began 16 years ago as an insurance claims adjuster with a national company. He transitioned in claims management and insurance administration where he began to develop a passion for service and sales. He loves to help people understand insurance and how it can provide them with peace of mind.

    Derrick lives in Oviedo with his wife Madeline and their two children. He mentors in the Bears Connection program at Winter Springs High School and is an instructor for Ashford University where he teaches Economics and Statistics. 

    Derrick earned his bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Jackson State University, an M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management and holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation. 

    Derrick Vance Agency Owner
    Derrick Vance
    Derrick Vance Agency Owner

    A 10-year resident of Central Florida, Derrick’s insurance career began 16 years ago as an insurance claims adjuster with a national company. He transitioned in claims management and insurance administration where he began to develop a passion for service and sales. He loves to help people understand insurance and how it can provide them with peace of mind.

    Derrick lives in Oviedo with his wife Madeline and their two children. He mentors in the Bears Connection program at Winter Springs High School and is an instructor for Ashford University where he teaches Economics and Statistics. 

    Derrick earned his bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Jackson State University, an M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management and holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation. 

  • Jason Marinitz
    Jason Marinitz Insurance Agent

    A native Floridian, Jason joins our agency with over 13 years of insurance experience with a national company. Jason is driven by a passion for helping people secure and protect what they have worked hard to build. He is always willing to go the extra mile to make sure our customers understand coverages and to build policies that protect their futures.

    Jason Marinitz Insurance Agent
    Jason Marinitz
    Jason Marinitz Insurance Agent

    A native Floridian, Jason joins our agency with over 13 years of insurance experience with a national company. Jason is driven by a passion for helping people secure and protect what they have worked hard to build. He is always willing to go the extra mile to make sure our customers understand coverages and to build policies that protect their futures.

Yellow Sun Shine Our reputation says it all.


  • Responsive and helpful in getting the right quotes. They had a pleasant demeanor and were not pushy.

    Christy S.

  • I enjoyed working with Brightway, The Vance Agency, and was very pleased by the level of professionalism of the entire staff.

    Customer

  • Derrick made it easy to do business with Brightway. 

    Customer

  • Very quick and effective. From the time I started to the time I finished, the process was extremely efficient. Philip was thorough, helpful and gave me a lot of guidance. It was a pleasure working with such a focused person.

    Customer

  • Philip did a great job finding me better, cheaper Homeowners insurance. He was very knowledgeable and friendly. I will be sure to recommend him.

    Customer

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407-603-0202
Our Office

1196 Tree Swallow Drive Suite 1322
Winter Springs, FL 32708

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Hours of Operation

Monday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: By Appointment Only
Sunday: Closed

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