PALM COAST, Fla. (PRWEB) April 17, 2013 - Brightway Insurance, a leading national independent insurance retailer, recently opened its newest franchise store in Palm Coast, Fla.
The company has more than 100 stores nationwide; now new owner Ron Ginn has opened his franchise store at 55 Plaza Drive, Suite 5 in Palm Coast.
“I learned about Brightway through another franchise owner and knew it was where I wanted to continue my career,” said Ginn. “I was impressed by Brightway’s business model and growth over the last few years.”
Previously with Fidelity Investments, Ginn, a St. Augustine native, was also drawn to the extensive list of insurance carriers Brightway offers. He is a member of the Flagler Chamber of Commerce.
Brightway has announced plans to expand into 17 states and expects to open 50 new stores in 2013.
Founded in 2003, Brightway Insurance has become a leading national independent insuranceretailer. The company’s focus on creating the “ideal customer experience” has resulted in an industry-leading customer retention rate of 93 percent and increasing growth. From 2010 to 2011, sales grew from $108 million to $168 million and rose sharply to $257 million in 2012. Brightway Insurance is already an Inc. 500|5000 Fastest-Growing Company, making the list for the last five consecutive years. Supporting this growth is the fact that since its founding, more than 90 percent of individual agency owners are still in successful operation to this day. For the previous three years, Florida Trend has ranked Brightway Insurance on its list of the top 100 “Florida’s Best Companies to Work For,” and in 2012, Trend also recognized Brightway as one of the top 350 companies in the state in terms of revenue. Brightway Insurance was also recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine in its annual ranking of the Top 500 franchises and was rated number one in the insurance agency franchise category. For more information, visit http://www.brightwayinsurance.com or call 888-254-5014.
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