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Brightway Goes ‘All In’ on Independent Agents, Unveils No-Cost Path to Agency Ownership

On the heels of celebrating its 10-year anniversary, Jacksonville, Fla.-based Brightway Insurance, a national property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of franchised independent agencies, has unveiled a no-upfront cost program for independent insurance agents that offers a path to …

Brightway Insurance Opens New Locations in Midwest, South Central Regions

Florida-based insurance agency franchisor, Brightway Insurance, has recently opened new stores in Louisiana, Michigan and Texas. Ankur Patel and Vipul Hapani opened Brightway, The Blue Water Agency in Ann Arbor, Michican. Joseph Bohrer opened Brightway, The Joseph Bohrer Agency in …

Texas-Based Goosehead Insurance Going Public With IPO

A North Texas-based insurance agency that operates nationally via a franchise model will begin trading on the Nasdaq exchange when its expected initial public offering (IPO) goes through on April 27. Goosehead Insurance, headquartered in Westlake, Texas, will trade under …