GEICO names Matthew Zuraw assistant vice president

DALLAS, May 1, 2015 – Matthew Zuraw has been named assistant vice president of underwriting in GEICO's Dallas regional office. Previously, Zuraw served as director of sales and service for the company's Coralville, Iowa, office. Zuraw succeeds Greg Jacobi, who will lead underwriting at GEICO's San Diego regional operation.

Zuraw joined GEICO as a product analyst in 2004 and received multiple promotions before becoming a management intern in GEICO's Macon, Ga., regional office in 2009. He moved to GEICO's Virginia Beach, Va., office in 2011 to become an underwriting manager before being promoted to service director in San Diego in 2012.

Zuraw has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Virginia Tech University and an MBA in international business from Emory University in Georgia.

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.

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