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    Brightway features Standout Agency Owners in Celebration of Black History Month

    Feb 28, 2023

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    This February, Brightway has put the spotlight on several of our standout agency owners in celebration of Black History Month.

    Coast-to-coast, these owners continue to set the trend for future successful franchisees. But it's not just their ability to perform well in the business world, they also have powerful stories which make them and their agency have a true impact on their communities.

    Here’s some of what they had to say...

    “As a black male, I didn't have the same resources, but was expected to keep up. So, I had to work harder to compete and be successful.” – Brandon Jamison, Columbia, SCsee post here.

    “It's a time to remind myself and our family that our dreams are possible and attainable and that those who went before us did not struggle in vain.” Robin and Diana Lee, Weston, FL – see post here.

    “Black History Month is a time to highlight and celebrate the achievements that African Americans have made despite its history of racism and oppression.” Jasmine Walker, Charlotte, NCsee post here.

    "I'm blessed to have been exposed to numerous African American entrepreneurs who had a profound impact on the person I am today." Ronnie Oats, Tampa, FL - see post here.

    "Black History Month is a time to celebrate my ancestors, the contributions that Black people have made throughout history and the great things to come." Carla Bluitt, Piedmont Triad, NCsee post here.

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    About Brightway Insurance

    Established in 2008, Brightway grew to become one of the largest privately-owned property/casualty insurance distribution companies in the U.S. with more than 300 franchises in 34 states and more than $1 billion in annual premiums. Recently, Brightway’s success led to a private equity investment that has infused the company with financial and human capital, and data and analytics access, to accelerate growth and deliver new and exciting market opportunities.

    Brightway produces winning outcomes for franchisees and their customers by offering access to customized coverage solutions from a range of insurers paired with full back office and marketing support. This winning model allows agents and producers to focus on addressing the needs of their customers to become trusted advisors and grow their businesses.

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