SWBC Insurance Partners Earns Recognition from Safeco Insurance

SWBC Insurance Partners is excited to announce that it has earned two top honors from Safeco Insurance®  – the prestigious Chairman’s Award and membership in the Premier Partner program.

The Chairman’s Award, which celebrates an agency’s success with Safeco, is given to about 50 elite agencies in the United States each year. The Premier Partner distinction recognizes excellent performance as well, providing agencies with access to special programs designed to help grow their business while maintaining high standards of service for customers.

“SWBC Insurance Partners has been nothing but spectacular for Safeco and has consistently been ranked as one of our top performers in the nation,” said John Balentine, Safeco Territory Manager. “Their ability to attract top talent, generate new business, and maintain strong retention levels while driving commendable profits is unparalleled by any agency I’ve ever worked with. Without question, SWBC Insurance Partners is one of the best agencies in the business today.”

“Our employees here at SWBC are fully committed to our customers,” said Frank Castellano, Vice President of SWBC Insurance Partners. “We strive to ensure their complete satisfaction, and we make earning and maintaining their trust a priority. Receiving these recognitions is truly an honor, and we will continue to strive toward providing the best customer service possible.”

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About SWBC

Headquartered in San Antonio, SWBC is a diversified financial services company providing a wide range of insurance, mortgage, and investment services to financial institutions, businesses, and individuals. With offices across the country, SWBC is committed to providing quality products, outstanding service, and customized solutions in all 50 states. For more information, please visit SWBC’s website at www.swbc.com.

About Safeco Insurance

In business since 1923 and based in Seattle, Wash., Safeco Insurance sells personal automobile, homeowners, and specialty products through a network of more than 10,000 independent insurance agencies throughout the United States. Safeco is a Liberty Mutual Insurance company. Boston-based Liberty Mutual Insurance is a diversified global insurer and the third largest property and casualty insurer in the U.S. based on 2012 direct premiums written as reported by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Liberty Mutual Insurance also ranks 81st on the Fortune 100 list of largest U.S. corporations, based on 2012 revenue.