CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 19, 2017) – Brightway Insurance Store Owner, Dimitri J. Apostle, has been selected to represent Independent Insurance Agents on Heritage Insurance’s Agency Council. Apostle owns Brightway, The Dimitri J. Apostle Agency in Charlotte, N.C.

“I’m humbled and honored to represent other Agencies on the Heritage Insurance Member Council, serving as a sounding board and as a voice of the agents who sell their products,” said Apostle. “I look forward to serving on the council for this year.”

Selected by Heritage Vice President, Kent Oberoi, Apostle joins the 12-member council, who represents more than 1,600 Insurance Agencies across the U.S. who sell Heritage Insurance. Appointed Sept. 1, Apostle will serve on the council for a one-year period.

“We’re pleased that Dimitri Apostle has accepted our invitation to serve on our Agency Council and look forward to the dialogue we’ll have with him and the other council members at our next council meeting scheduled for Oct. 12 - 13, in Clearwater, Fla.,” said Oberoi. “Their feedback is important and instrumental in aligning organization strategies with distributional opportunities.”

Apostle is among Brightway’s top performing Agents. In January, Brightway named him “Mover and Shaker of the Year” for moving up the most number of spots in the total Brightway Commission rank in 2016.

Brightway, The Dimitri J. Apostle Agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Flood, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, ATV, Business, Life and Umbrella policies from more than 50 insurance carriers, such as Heritage. 

About Brightway Insurance
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of franchised independent agencies throughout the country. With more than $477 million in annualized written premium, the company is one of the largest property/casualty insurance agencies in the United States. Brightway provides its Agency 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 700 people in 17 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 Dimitri J. Apostle Agency, visit or call 704-218-6000. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at

About Heritage
Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. is a property and casualty insurance holding company headquartered in Clearwater, Fla. Its subsidiaries, Heritage Property & Casualty Insurance Company and Zephyr Insurance Company, write personal and commercial residential premium through a large network of experienced agents in Florida, Hawaii, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Alabama. Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. is led by a seasoned senior management team with an average of 30 years of insurance industry experience. Learn more at

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