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Juan Ruiz opens a Brightway Insurance Agency in New York City

Dec 14, 2021

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NEW YORK — More residents in New York can experience a better way to buy insurance for their homes, vehicles and much more as insurance veteran, Juan Ruiz, opens Brightway, The Ruiz Agency in New York City, Monday, Dec. 20.

“I am very excited to start on this new journey and to help out the community get protected the right way with the best service there is,” said Ruiz. “I look forward to offering a wide variety of insurance brands to make sure you get the coverage you need at the best price in the market. I will help you arrange your Life, Home and Auto insurance needs to the fullest.”

Ruiz brings more than eight years of insurance experience in the New York City metropolitan area to Brightway. Born in the Dominican Republic, he was raised and educated from a very young age in the Inwood and Washington Heights area located in Uptown Manhattan. Ruiz earned an associate’s degree in Business Administration from LaGuardia Community College in Queens. He brings a high understanding of helping customers with excellent service to the agency thanks to the knowledge accrued over the years of providing insurance expertise.

Brightway, The Ruiz Agency offers customized Home, Flood, Auto, Boat, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, RV, Motorcycle and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including Appalachian Underwriters, Bankers, Burns and Wilcox, Foremost, Hagerty, Johnson and Johnson, Lemonade, Nationwide, SageSure, Wright Flood and many more. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST) 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 Ruiz, 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 $875 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 332 offices across 29 states serving customers in all 50 states.

For more information about Brightway, The Ruiz Agency, visit or call 646-650-5300. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at our franchise page.