ROSEMONT, Ill.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Crestbrook Insurance Company, a new affluent personal insurance carrier, launches in its first state this month. The state of Illinois marks the beginning of the property and casualty insurer’s launch strategy, with products distributed through independent agents and brokers. Crestbrook will offer a full breadth of personal insurance products, including homeowners, collections, excess liability, automobile and recreational vehicles.
“When we began creating the Crestbrook brand, we wanted to build it around the promise, Unlocking OpportunitiesSM”
The company is comprised of a seasoned team of industry professionals with decades of experience in the affluent marketplace. Led by President Jim Pedersen, Crestbrook will provide customizable products, best in class technology and a concierge-style service model. Crestbrook’s products were designed for those who seek broad protection for their high value homes and assets.
“When we began creating the Crestbrook brand, we wanted to build it around the promise, Unlocking OpportunitiesSM,” said Pedersen. “It means we are committed to building lasting relationships with our agents and focused on helping them grow their revenue and client base.”
Crestbrook appointed agents will have access to a unique portfolio of producer benefits that will add value to their businesses. Utilizing innovative policy administration technology and mobile services, the company emphasizes ease of doing business. This platform will allow agents to rate, quote, issue and endorse policies in real time, in an effort to save time and reduce costs.
In early 2014, Crestbrook will expand its footprint to Washington, Oregon, California, Arizona and Ohio, with additional launches planned for June and October. The company will eventually write policies in more than 30 states by 2016.
Crestbrook, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is a bold insurance company dedicated to the development of its associates, and unlocking profitable growth opportunities for its agents and brokers while working relentlessly to meet the distinctive coverage and service needs of its clients. Crestbrook is a member of the Nationwide Insurance family, which holds an A+ XV (Superior) rating from A.M. Best and an A+ rating from Standard & Poor’s. For more information, visit www.crestbrook.com.
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s. The company provides customers a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto insurance, motorcycle, boat, homeowners, pet, life insurance, farm, commercial insurance, annuities, mortgages, mutual funds, pensions, long-term savings plans and specialty health services. For more information, visit www.nationwide.com.
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