NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. — Julio Ramirez welcomed the community, friends and family to Brightway, The Ramirez Agency during a grand opening event held in conjunction with the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce on Friday, Nov. 2. The new Insurance Agency, located at 405 North Ave., in New Rochelle (near the intersections of The Boulevard and Memorial Highway), opened its doors July 23.

“We truly appreciate the partnership we have with the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce, and of course the ongoing support of our friends and family,” said Ramirez, owner of Brightway, The Ramirez Agency. “As a Brightway Agency licensed in New York and New Jersey, we’re able to offer consumers in both states expert counsel and more choice in insurance brands than you’ll find anywhere else.”

Ramirez brings more than 12 years’ insurance industry experience to Brightway and speaks fluent English and Spanish.  

Brightway, The Ramirez 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 and SageSure. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. (EST) 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 $552 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 21 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.

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