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Veteran New Orleans Realtor, Joli` Burrell, expands services, opens a Brightway Insurance Agency

Jul 13, 2021

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NEW ORLEANS — More residents in New Orleans can experience a better way to buy insurance for their homes, vehicles and much more as veteran Realtor and now licensed Insurance Agent, Joli` Burrell, opens Brightway, The Burrell Agency Monday, July 19.

“I'm thrilled to be opening a complimentary business to serve the broader needs of my clients,” said Burrell, who is also a Realtor. “As a Brightway Agency Owner, I’m armed with more choice of insurance brands than anyone else so I can shop the market to find a customized package of policies to fit their needs at the most competitive price.”

A New Orleans native, Burrell comes to Brightway with over 20 years’ sales experience in real estate. She is the owner of RE/MAX AFFinity in New Orleans and founder of GOD's Dollhouse, a ministry serving underprivileged youth. Burrell is a wife and has two children. She enjoys traveling and spending time with family, friends and mentees. One of the things she looks forward to most as a Brightway Agency owner is helping family, friends and clients protect what's important to them with an aim to make a difference in her community.

“We are thrilled to partner with Joli` to expand our footprint in New Orleans and look forward to seeing her grow her business with the all-encompassing business support Brightway provides to Agency Owners, like her,” said Brightway President and CEO Michael Miller. “We have hundreds of insurance professionals ready to support her so that she can focus on the needs of her customers and providing them with the expert counsel they deserve.”

Brightway, The Burrell Agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Flood, Personal Articles, Auto, RV, Motorcycle, Boat and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including Amelia Underwriters, Burns and Wilcox, Hagerty, Tower Hill Specialty, Wright Flood and many more. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 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, Accounting, Technology, Marketing, Distribution, Business Analytics, Carrier Appointments, Licensing, Training, Hiring and Retaining personnel. The company’s signature after-the-sale service empowers Agency Owners, like Burrell, to focus on new business sales and provides their customers the personalized service they deserve.

About Brightway Insurance Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance distribution company with more than $825 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 317 offices across 25 states serving customers in all 50 states.

For more information about Brightway, The Burrell Agency, visit or call 504-383-0950. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at our franchise page.