GEICO's Rochester local office to host grand opening celebration Aug. 4; NASCAR showcar to be featured

ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 30, 2015 – GEICO's Rochester local office, headed by agent Craig Brown, will host a grand opening celebration on Tuesday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its new location at 3740 W Henrietta Rd. in Rochester.

GEICO's NASCAR Showcar will make an appearance and the Gecko will be featured. Guests can enter to win a series of raffle prizes including tickets to the Cheez-It 355 at the Glen, a $100 Wegmans gift card, Buffalo Bills Training Camp and Pre Season Tickets and local concert tickets. Newman from 92.5 WBEE will broadcast live from the event, and will have a few special guests with him.   

As part of the celebration, Brown's office will present donations to the Rochester Rotary Sunshine Campus, the United Way of Greater Rochester, and the Make a Wish Foundation.

Donuts Delite will provide Cannoli Donuts for refreshments, and Nick Tahou's Hots also will serve its famous Garbage Plates.

"Our new location offers increased accessibility, and many of our new customers say they can't miss it right in the heart of some of Rochester's largest car dealerships," Brown said. "With the added convenience the new office brings, we hope to meet and even exceed expectations of our policyholders new and old in the greater Rochester area."

Besides Monroe County, the new Rochester location also serves the following neighboring counties: Ontario, Livingston, Wayne, Genesee, Yates, Tompkins, Steuben, Seneca and Schuyler.

Brown and his sales staff, made up of office manager Kyle Haskins, Michal Andrzejcyk, Joseph Staszczyk, Justin Gmeinweiser, Kelly Peters, and Todd Wakefield and Adam Pienio have more than 40 years of insurance industry experience combined. In addition to auto, the team can help with renters, homeowners, RV, boat, motorcycle and more forms of insurance, and looks to bring additional savings to policyholders through multi-line discounts whenever possible.

To get a quote or learn more about GEICO's Rochester local office, visit  or call (585) 271-2886.

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.

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