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Vinod George opens a Brightway Insurance Agency in Plano

Dec 17, 2020

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PLANO, TEXAS — More residents in Plano and surrounding communities can now experience a better way to buy insurance for their homes, vehicles and much more as veteran business owner and now Brightway Agency Owner, Vinod George, will open Brightway, The Avant Agency Monday, Dec. 21. The Agency is located at 5152 Village Creek Drive in Plano (at the Office Town Business Park collocated with Avant Tax and Finance Inc.)

“I’m ecstatic to be opening a Brightway Insurance Agency here in Plano. We offer more choice of top-rated insurance brands so we can do the shopping for you and create a customized package of policies to ensure your assets are fully covered. Once you place our business with us, you will never have to shop for insurance again because we do that for you.”

George comes to Brightway from Avant Tax & Finance, Inc., where he was the Director of Marketing. Prior to that, he owned his own restaurant and grocery store in Allen. Born in India, Vinod moved to the United States at the age of 33 and speaks fluent English, Hindi and Malayalam. George has been married to wife, Jomol, for 23 years, and they have three children. He is also the Director of Aider Charitable Inc., a non-profit organization. For fun, he enjoys reading. As a Brightway Agency Owner, George looks forward to operating a business that offers expert counsel and helps his friends and neighbors get the coverage they need to protect what they have worked so hard to earn.

“We’re ecstatic to welcome Vinod to Brightway and to partner with him to expand our footprint in Texas,” said Brightway President and CEO Michael Miller. “We have hundreds of insurance professionals ready to serve his customers and to provide him with holistic business support so that he can focus on his customers and growing his business.”

Brightway, The Avant 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, Germania, Hagerty, Johnson and Johnson, Lighthouse Property, Mercury, Nationwide, Progressive, SageSure and many more. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CST).

Brightway’s corporate office staff provides expertise and support 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 Agency Owners, like George, 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 $735 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 more than 900 people in 276 offices across 23 states serving customers in all 50 states.

For more information Brightway, The Avant Agency, visit or call 469-833-3030. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at our franchise page.