BUFFALO, N.Y., October 24, 2012 – GEICO’s regional office in Getzville, N.Y., hosted federal, state and local candidates on the November General Election ballot in Erie County today. Candidates and representatives from 18 campaigns met with GEICO associates and discussed their platforms at the event as part of the company’s political awareness program.
Seth Ingall, vice president of GEICO’s Buffalo regional operation, said the event was a valuable opportunity for associates to meet the candidates in person prior to Election Tuesday. “We were really pleased to host this open house for the candidates to help our associates make informed voting decisions on Election Day,” Ingall said.
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.