GEICO opens new office in Dothan, Ala.

DOTHAN, Ala., August 28, 2013 – Ron Davis, GEICO field representative, has opened a new office at 4177 Montgomery Highway, Suite 4, Dothan, Ala. The office is now open and serving local residents providing insurance protection for their autos, homes, boats and jet skis, motorcycles as well as umbrella policies and identity protection.

"We are very excited to be a part of the local community and to serve the residents of Dothan," Davis said. "We look forward to providing the best possible product to the community. Many people know us through our advertising. We also want them to get to know our personalized service."

Davis has 27 years of experience in the automobile business in sales, service and management. He also has five years of experience in motorcycles, having served as a salesperson for Harley Davidson. He earned his bachelor's degree in economics from Troy State University in Troy, Ala. Davis is joined in the office by his wife, Paula, who serves as office manager. Also on the staff as sales representatives are Amber Givens and Miranda Ball; both are lifelong residents of Dothan with three years of experience each in the insurance industry.

The Davis' office is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Local residents are encouraged to stop by or call the office at (334) 671-1726.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 14 million private passenger customers and insures more than 23 million vehicles (auto & cycle).

Using GEICO's online service center, policyholders can purchase policies, make policy changes, report claims and print insurance ID cards. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through the GEICO App, reach a representative over the phone or visit a GEICO local agent.

GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), boats, travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for 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.