CARLSBAD, CALIF. – Brian Crumbaker welcomed the community, friends and family to Brightway, The Crumbaker Agency during a grand opening event held in conjunction with the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, Dec. 4. The new Insurance Agency, located at 5814 Van Allen Way, Suite 160, in Carlsbad (on the corner of College Boulevard and Faraday Avenue), opened its doors in August.

“We are thrilled to bring a better way to shop for insurance to San Diego County, Calif., and are grateful for the partnership we have with the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce,” said Crumbaker, owner of Brightway, The Crumbaker Agency. “As a Brightway Agency, we’re able to offer consumers expert counsel and more choice in insurance brands than you’ll find anywhere else.”

Crumbaker and his all-star team of agents bring more than 20 years of insurance industry experience to Brightway, The Crumbaker Agency. The Agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Flood, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, Life and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including American Strategic, Bankers, Burns and Wilcox, Dixon Wells, Foremost, Johnson & Johnson, National General, Nationwide, Progressive, Safeco, SageSure, Swyfft and Travelers. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 9 – 5:30 p.m. (PDT) and Saturday by appointment.

About Brightway Insurance
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of franchised independent stores throughout the country. With more than $556 million in annualized written premium, the company is one of the largest personal lines agencies in the United States. Brightway provides its franchise owners with access to more insurance companies than any other agency, along with a comprehensive system of support that frees them up to focus on customizing policies that meet their customers’ needs.

Brightway began franchising operations in 2008 and has since grown to more than 800 people in 20 states serving customers in all 50 states. Forbes has recognized the company as America’s No. 1 Franchise to Buy. Additionally, the company was named a top franchise three years in a row by Entrepreneur magazine and one of the fastest-growing private companies in America nine consecutive years by Inc. 5000.

For more information about Brightway, The Crumbaker Agency, visit or call 760-517-3363. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at

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