GEICO opens local office in Gahanna to serve Greater Columbus area

GAHANNA, Ohio, Sept. 8, 2017 – GEICO has opened a new local office at 105 North Hamilton Road in Gahanna across the street from Gahanna Lincoln High School. Kyle Haskins, an experienced GEICO insurance professional, will lead a team of five licensed agents at the new location.GEICO local agent Kyle Haskins with the GEICO Gecko

"We're eager to jump into this market and give the hard working people of Columbus another avenue to save on auto insurance," Haskins said. "We look forward to delivering competitive rates with a personal touch to those not only living in Columbus, but also the northeast suburbs around Franklin County."

Haskins is no stranger to GEICO, having worked for the past 10 years as an agent in one of the country's top performing local offices prior to opening his own location. Haskins and his team of agents—Joshua Haskins, Jerry Lowery, Zachary Gleason, David Pultorak and Katie Peters—have an extensive insurance background with more than 85 years of experience collectively. The Gahanna local office team can help customers with auto insurance as well as homeowners, renters, motorcycle, umbrella, boat and more coverages.

GEICO agents in the Gahanna local office look to bring savings to policyholders through multi-line and special association discounts, as well as additional savings for those who are military members and government employees.

Weekday hours for GEICO's Gahanna local office are 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. To get a quote or learn more about GEICO's Gahanna local office visit www.geico.com/Columbus-east or call (614) 934-3131.

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.