MACON, Ga. July 2, 2012 – Heather McIntyre has been named assistant vice president of underwriting in GEICO’s Midwest operations, located at the company’s regional office in Macon, Ga. She succeeds Rick Hoagland who was recently promoted to vice president of GEICO’s national claims operations in the Chevy Chase, Md. corporate headquarters.
McIntyre began her GEICO career in the Lakeland, Fla. regional office in 2003. As a member of the first class of GEICO’s emerging leaders program, she rotated through sales, service and claims positions. In 2006, McIntyre was named manager of Miami sales and later promoted to service director for GEICO’s Lakeland office in 2010.
McIntyre holds a bachelor’s degree in business and an MBA from the University of Tampa, along with the professional Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.
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 11 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.
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