LAKELAND, Fla., Oct., 28, 2010 – Don Robinson has been named assistant vice president of the GEICO companies. He will be responsible for managing underwriting, sales and service for the company’s Lakeland, Fla., regional office. Prior to the announcement, he served as the region’s director of service.
Robinson began his career at GEICO in 1997 as a sales counselor. He has held a number of positions during his 14 year career, including sales supervisor, claims adjuster, underwriting supervisor and customer service manager.
“Don’s breadth of experience makes him the ideal choice to take on the underwriting responsibilities in Lakeland,” said Tony Nicely, GEICO chief executive officer. “We expect him to maintain the excellent performance standard that was established by his predecessor.”
Robinson, a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter, holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Saint Leo University and an MBA from the University of Central Florida.
GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the third-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 12 million private passenger customers and insures more than 18 million vehicles (auto & cycle).
GEICO's online service center helps policyholders take care of policy sales, policy changes, claims reporting and to print insurance ID cards.
GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for boats, life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.
For more information, go to www.geico.com.