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Des Peres, MO 63131

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When it comes to buying insurance, Brightway, The Grone Agency, is your source for more choices and better service. Whether you’re looking for a competitive rate for Homeowners insurance or need help determining the right amount of auto coverage, you’ll receive personal attention from industry experts committed to your satisfaction. If we can answer any questions about Home, Auto, Flood or other types of insurance, give us a call or send us an email. 

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Brennen Grone
Brennen Grone Agency Owner

A St. Louis native, Brennen has deep ties to the local area and understands his hometown market and the needs of the community. He is determined to put his extensive experience to work for customers and employees alike.

A former Eagle Scout, Brennen now volunteers with Boys Scout Troop 313 in Des Peres. Additionally, he acts as an ambassador to the Northwest Chamber of Commerce.

A graduate of the University of Mississippi with a degree in Marketing, Brennen brings more than a decade of industry experience to Brightway.

He and his wife of four years, Camilla, have a daughter. When he’s not working and volunteering, Brennen loves playing basketball, singing in the church men’s choir, camping, woodworking and skiing.

“I truly see a gigantic hole that I can fill in my home marketplace as a leader in my industry. I look forward to growing my reputation as a trusted professional in my industry and becoming the employer of choice for insurance professionals looking to develop a healthy career and lifestyle."

  • Brennen Grone
    Brennen Grone Agency Owner

    A St. Louis native, Brennen has deep ties to the local area and understands his hometown market and the needs of the community. He is determined to put his extensive experience to work for customers and employees alike.

    A former Eagle Scout, Brennen now volunteers with Boys Scout Troop 313 in Des Peres. Additionally, he acts as an ambassador to the Northwest Chamber of Commerce.

    A graduate of the University of Mississippi with a degree in Marketing, Brennen brings more than a decade of industry experience to Brightway.

    He and his wife of four years, Camilla, have a daughter. When he’s not working and volunteering, Brennen loves playing basketball, singing in the church men’s choir, camping, woodworking and skiing.

    “I truly see a gigantic hole that I can fill in my home marketplace as a leader in my industry. I look forward to growing my reputation as a trusted professional in my industry and becoming the employer of choice for insurance professionals looking to develop a healthy career and lifestyle."

    Brennen Grone Agency Owner
    Brennen Grone
    Brennen Grone Agency Owner

    A St. Louis native, Brennen has deep ties to the local area and understands his hometown market and the needs of the community. He is determined to put his extensive experience to work for customers and employees alike.

    A former Eagle Scout, Brennen now volunteers with Boys Scout Troop 313 in Des Peres. Additionally, he acts as an ambassador to the Northwest Chamber of Commerce.

    A graduate of the University of Mississippi with a degree in Marketing, Brennen brings more than a decade of industry experience to Brightway.

    He and his wife of four years, Camilla, have a daughter. When he’s not working and volunteering, Brennen loves playing basketball, singing in the church men’s choir, camping, woodworking and skiing.

    “I truly see a gigantic hole that I can fill in my home marketplace as a leader in my industry. I look forward to growing my reputation as a trusted professional in my industry and becoming the employer of choice for insurance professionals looking to develop a healthy career and lifestyle."

  • Benjamin  Trochtenberg
    Benjamin Trochtenberg Insurance Agent

    Benjamin is licensed to sell property, casualty and life insurance in Missouri. The St. Louis native comes to Brightway with several years of sales and management experience in the automotive and commercial and residential building materials industries, and he enjoys providing his community with the means to protect themselves and their families.

    When he’s not in the office, Benjamin can be found hunting, camping and fishing at one of Missouri’s many lakes, and he frequently attends meets, shows and events for local car clubs.

    Benjamin Trochtenberg Insurance Agent
    Benjamin  Trochtenberg
    Benjamin Trochtenberg Insurance Agent

    Benjamin is licensed to sell property, casualty and life insurance in Missouri. The St. Louis native comes to Brightway with several years of sales and management experience in the automotive and commercial and residential building materials industries, and he enjoys providing his community with the means to protect themselves and their families.

    When he’s not in the office, Benjamin can be found hunting, camping and fishing at one of Missouri’s many lakes, and he frequently attends meets, shows and events for local car clubs.

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314-717-1599
Our Office

11726 Manchester Rd.
Des Peres, MO 63131

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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: Closed
Sunday: Closed

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