Wynnewood's Rob Vahey named GEICO Insurance Agency sales leader

WYNNEWOOD, Pa., June 19, 2014 – Rob Vahey of Philadelphia was named GEICO's 2013 outstanding sales leader in homeowners, renters and condo policy sales with the GEICO Insurance Agency. Vahey's GEICO local office at 333 E. Lancaster Avenue, Suite B, in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, ranked number one in the country among GEICO's more than 150 field offices across the country.

"This award is a testament to the great work our team does meeting the needs of our customers who are able to maximize their savings by bundling homeowners, condo or renters insurance with their auto policies," Vahey said. "We emphasize a personal, hands-on approach to figuring out what kind of policy is appropriate for each customer, and that is what has made our team so successful."

Vahey has more than 24 years of experience in the property casualty insurance industry, including the last six years with GEICO. He and his staff of 10 full-time team members serve the greater Philadelphia area and are actively involved with community organizations such as Alex's Lemonade Stand, Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania, the Main Line Chamber of Commerce and Special Olympics Pennsylvania.

Vahey's list of GEICO accomplishments includes being named top sales leader for homeowners in 2008, first place in national sales in 2009, outstanding sales leader in homeowners, renters and condo policies sales in 2010 and field representative of the year in 2011.

Serving on Vahey's team are agents Bryce Hertzler, John Convery, Ed Aiu, Melissa Amin, Jessica Nydick, Michael Vahey, Han Lie, Tania Arbelaez, Lorae Cassel and Blake Lane.

For more information on GEICO's products and services, contact Vahey's office at (610) 992-1500 or rvahey@geico.com.

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 15 million private passenger customers, insuring more than 24 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, Inc. Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.

For more information, go to www.geico.com.