GEICO opens second local office in Miami metro area today

NORTH MIAMI, Fla., Feb. 9, 2015 – GEICO opens a new local office in North Miami at 13631 Biscayne Blvd. today, headed by Gilbert Suarez, a veteran insurance professional with a team of five licensed agents at the location.

Suarez and his staff, made up of agents Diana Suarez, Armando Amador, Milena Arza, Carlui Marrero and Hugo Gonzalez, have more than 60 years of insurance industry experience. Along with auto policies, the team can help with boat, renters, homeowners, RV and more forms of insurance, as well as work to bring additional savings through multi-line discounts. All team members are bilingual, and look forward to serving the Miami area's vibrant Hispanic community.

"With GEICO's superior product line and our location in the heart of one of Miami's most prominent business districts, I'm confident our office is well-positioned to become a major insurance player in the area," Suarez said. "We're here to deliver the most competitive rates from Hollywood to Miami Shores, as well as surrounding coastal and inland communities."

Suarez, a lifelong South Floridian, is no stranger to the metropolitan Miami market. Prior to opening the North Miami local office, Suarez ran an award-winning insurance agency, where he successfully built a book of business from zero to more than 7,000 clients.

Weekday hours for GEICO's North Miami local office are 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 9 a.m. until noon. To get a quote or learn more about GEICO's North Miami local office visit https://www.geico.com/insurance-agents/florida/miami/gilbert-suarez/ or call 305-914-9220.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company), the second-largest auto insurer in the U.S., was founded in 1936 and insures more than 27 million vehicles.

To make changes, report claims, print insurance cards and purchase additional products, policyholders can log into their car insurance policy, connect via GEICO Mobile, phone or by visiting a GEICO local agent.

Homeowners, renters, condo, flood, identity theft and life coverages are written through non-affiliated insurance companies and are secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Commercial auto and personal umbrella coverages are also available.

Visit www.geico.com for a quote or to learn more.