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Husband-and-wife-team, Cary and Lisa Hafer, introduce Missouri City, Texas, to a better insurance-buying experience

Jul 27, 2021

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MISSOURI CITY, TEXAS — Residents in and around Fort Bend now can experience a better way to buy insurance for their homes, vehicles and much more as husband-and-wife-team, Cary and Lisa Hafer, open Brightway, The Hafer Agency. The locally owned and operated insurance agency is located at 4607 Sienna Parkway in Missouri City (inside of the Sienna Snap Fitness).

“We are thrilled to be opening a business in our community that will help our friends and neighbors protect their homes, vehicles and their financial futures,” said Cary Hafer. “As Brightway Agency Owners, we are armed with extensive choices in top-rated insurance brands so we can shop the market to find customized options that fit our customers' needs at the most competitive price.”

The Hafers are lifelong Houstonians turned 25-year Fort Bend residents and are excited to be opening their new office in the neighborhood they call home. Cary Hafer comes to Brightway with extensive management and operations experience and is a proud University of Houston alumnus (Go Coogs!). Over the years, he has been a volunteer coach in just about every local youth sports league. Now that his children are older, he enjoys staying active at the gym and tennis courts in his spare time. Cary Hafer is licensed in Property and Casualty insurance and is ready to help you shop your insurance today!

After attending Texas A&M University in College Station, Lisa Hafer has enjoyed a successful career in sales management and will be the point person for community outreach and marketing. The Hafer family has lived in Missouri City (Sienna) since 2006 and are active members of the Harvest United Methodist Church. They believe in giving back to their community and hope to deliver outstanding service and value to every customer.

“We’re ecstatic to welcome Cary and Lisa to Brightway and to partner with them to expand our footprint in the greater Houston area,” said Brightway President and CEO Michael Miller. “We have hundreds of insurance professionals ready to serve their customers and to provide them with holistic business support so they can focus on their customers and growing their business.”

Brightway, The Hafer Agency offers customized Home, Flood, Auto, Boat, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, RV, Motorcycle and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including Aegis, Bankers, Bristol West, Foremost, Hagerty, Johnson and Johnson, Lighthouse, Mercury, Nationwide, Progressive, SageSure and many more. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CDT) and Saturday/Sunday by appointment.

Brightway’s corporate office staff provides expertise and support in areas including Customer Service, Technology, Accounting, Marketing, Distribution, Business Analytics, Carrier Appointments, Licensing, Training, Hiring and Retaining personnel. The company’s signature after-the-sale service empowers Agency Owners, like the Hafers, to focus on new business sales and provides customers the personalized service they deserve.

About Brightway Insurance Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance distribution company with more than $830 million in annualized written premium, making it one of the largest Personal Lines agencies in the U.S.

Brightway’s focus is on producing Win, Win, Win outcomes for consumers by offering customized insurance solutions and for people wishing to sell insurance by providing business opportunities that span from single Agent to multi-unit enterprises. Regardless of the path taken, Brightway provides the support necessary to consistently outsell other insurance agents.

Brightway got its start in 2008 and has since grown to 1,200 people in 320 offices across 25 states serving customers in all 50 states.

For more information about Brightway, The Hafer Agency, visit or call 281-975-2131. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at our franchise page.