ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 9, 2013 – Donald Gaddis Company, Inc. is the newest member of the Trusted Choice® consumer branding program for independent insurance agents and brokers. Gaddis, headquartered in Chicago, has joined 66 leading companies nationwide as a Trusted Choice® company partner.
“Trusted Choice® is pleased to welcome Gaddis Company as the newest MGA partner,” said Dave Evans, Trusted Choice® executive director. “Gaddis Company exemplifies the Trusted Choice® Pledge of Performance and we look forward to working with them to serve the needs of Trusted Choice® agents and their clients.”
Donald Gaddis Company, Inc. is an independent, family-owned wholesale brokerage and general agency specializing in difficult or unusual coverage placements on behalf of retail insurance producers.
“We revel and take pride in being independent and could never have achieved the 30 year milestone without the support of like-minded independent retail agents,” says Christopher Gaddis, Gaddis Company president. “We are thrilled to reciprocate for this support by being a part of this national branding program designed to help independent agents thrive and prosper. Our relationship with Trusted Choice® underscores how much we value the product choice, policy customization and advocacy that independent agents provide their clients.”
Gaddis writes all lines of professional liability, directors and officers liability, media liability, cyber liability, employment practices liability and liquor liability, as well as difficult or unusual commercial property, casualty, or package coverages. Founded by Donald Gaddis 30 years ago and now operated by his three sons, Gaddis represents more than 70 of the leading excess and surplus lines and specialty carriers.
Trusted Choice® was launched by the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA or the Big “I”) and several independent agency companies to highlight the benefits independent agencies and brokerage firms offer consumers—choice of companies, customization of policies and advocacy support. It is the premier consumer brand for independent insurance agents and provides national advertising and other strategic tools to reach consumers.
Trusted Choice® is the consumer marketing identity for almost 25,000 independent insurance agencies and brokerage firms and 67 leading insurance and financial services companies. For more information, go to www.TrustedChoice.com.
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