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    Husband and wife team, Maurel Denge and Michael Peek, become new owners of local Brightway Insurance Agency

    Jul 25, 2019

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    MIAMI, FLA — Maurel Denge and Michael Peek are the new owners of the Brightway Insurance Agency located at 9779 SW 72 Street, rebranded as Brightway, The Denge-Peek Agency. Brightway is one of the largest property/casualty agencies in the United States with locations in 21 states.

    Peek brings more than 25 years’ insurance experience with him to the agency.

    “The opportunity to own our own business with such extensive backend support was one we had to jump on,” said Peek. “Brightway’s system gives us the flexibility to focus solely on meeting our customers’ needs and building our business. We’re thrilled to join Brightway’s presence in Florida.”

    Prior to joining Brightway, Peek oversaw several agency locations in Atlanta as an Allstate Operations Manager. Outside of the office, he is involved with his local church group. He also enjoys biking, golfing, mountain climbing, hiking and fishing and spending time with his wife and Co-owner, Maurel.

    Denge is an experienced educator with nearly 20 years of experience in teaching, mentorship and business management. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Visual Arts and Education from Kenyatta University in her hometown of Nairobi, Kenya, and went on to earn a master’s degree in Teaching and Learning from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

    “We’re thrilled Michael Peek and Maurel Denge have joined us as Agency Owners,” said Brightway President, Talman Howard. “They will have the support of hundreds of insurance professionals to foster their success and growth.”

    Brightway Agency Owners enjoy comprehensive business support including customer service, carrier relationships, marketing, accounting and technology. As a result, Brightway agencies consistently outsell other insurance agencies two-to-one.*

    Brightway, The Denge-Peek Agency is located at 9779 SW 72 Street in Miami. The agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Flood, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, Business, Life and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including American Colonial, Bankers, Dixon Wells, National General, Nationwide, Progressive, Safeco, Tower Hill and Travelers. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (EDT).

    About Brightway Insurance

    Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance distribution company with more than $603 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 nearly 900 people in 190 offices across 21 states serving customers in all 50 states.

    For more information about Brightway, The Denge-Peek Agency, visit or call 786-369-2500. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at our franchise page.