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Suncoast Agency Owners win awards from Brightway Insurance

Feb 10, 2020

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ORLANDO, FLA. (FEB. 10, 2020) — Brightway Insurance, one of the largest Personal Lines independent insurance agencies in the U.S., named Jessica Wilson, Owner of Brightway, The Wilson Agency, 2019 Rookie of the Year. The award goes to the highest-producing Agency Owner (based on new property/casualty policies written) whose agency opened in the prior year. Wilson opened the Agency in January 2019.

(L to R) Kris Azar, Kevin Feuser, Mary Feuser, Bob Taylor and Leslie Kolleda

The company also presented husband and wife team and Owners of Brightway, Englewood, Kevin and Mary Feuser, with its 2019 90-Day Retention award. The award goes to the Agency Owner whose agency(ies) wrote at least 300 new policies and had the highest average 90-day Retention Ratio for the year. Brightway’s Executive Team presented the awards to Wilson and the Feusers during the company’s annual awards celebration held Thursday, Jan. 23, at the Hilton Bonnet Creek in Orlando.

“Jessica, Kevin, Mary and their teams do phenomenal work, and I look forward to this time each year when we recognize our top Agency Owners,” said Brightway President and CEO, Michael Miller.

Backed by hundreds of insurance professionals who support each aspect necessary to run a high-producing independent agency and armed with partnerships with the most insurance brands, Brightway Agency Owners become the insurance experts in their communities who offer the most choice.

“Congratulations to Jessica, Kevin and Mary on their achievements,” Miller added. “We’re thrilled to see our Agency Owners and Agents reach their potential by leveraging the holistic platform of support that is key to the Brightway system.”

Brightway’s corporate office provides expertise in areas including Customer Service, Accounting, Marketing, Distribution, Business Analytics, Carrier Appointments, Licensing, Onboarding, Training, Hiring and Retaining personnel. The company’s signature after-the-sale service empowers franchisees 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 $645 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 203 offices across 22 states serving customers in all 50 states.

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