Van Wert, Ohio (PRWEB) October 10, 2014
Hanna Ogle of Watkins Insurance Group in Austin has recently been appointed a special Blue Streak representative for the Central Insurance Companies. Blue Streak is a unique personal lines service, recognition and relationship program provided to insurance agencies representing Central which maintain consistently high professional standards and a proven track record for producing high-quality personal automobile, homeowners, personal umbrella, dwelling, boatowners and scheduled personal property insurance policies for Central.
The purpose of the program is simple: to provide prompt, accurate personal lines service - the best in the industry - to policyholders through a mutual commitment between Central and its Blue Streak agencies. Because of this close partnership, Blue Streak agencies are given priority attention on all business submitted to Central.
According to Michael Guth, Senior Vice President of Personal Lines for the Central Companies, “the Blue Streak program, since its inception in 1979, is comprised of some of the best independent insurance agencies in the nation.” Watkins Insurance Group is one of just 69 insurance agencies nationwide that has achieved Blue Streak status.
Ms. Ogle, Personal Lines Manager and Director of Agency Automation at the agency, recently completed a three-day training program at the home office of the Central Insurance Companies in Van Wert, Ohio, where she was designated the Blue Streak agency underwriter and coordinator of the program.
The Central Insurance Companies are made up of Central Mutual and All America Insurance Companies. Since its beginning in 1876, Central has grown to a group of companies with combined assets totaling nearly $1.4 billion. Central’s A.M. Best rating is A (Excellent).
The company’s home office is located in Van Wert, Ohio, with regional office operations in Atlanta, Boston, Dallas and Van Wert.