New GEICO office opens in Lake County to serve Illinois and Wisconsin customers

GURNEE, Ill., Jan. 25, 2018 – GEICO has opened a new local office at 6641 Grand Ave., Unit B, in Gurnee. Howard Greer, an experienced insurance industry professional, will lead a team of two licensed agents at the new Lake County location.

"We are well-positioned to serve customers residing in both Illinois and Wisconsin," Greer said. "As the area continues to grow, we look forwarding to bringing our competitive rates to insure the entire Fox Lake area lifestyle."

Greer served with the Chicago Police Department for more than 25 years before working in the insurance industry.  Now with 10 years of experience, he and his staff—Maria Aguilar and Brendan Warner—can help customers with auto insurance, and coverage for homes, condos and renters. For those who like to spend time enjoying Lake County's many waterways, GEICO staff members also can assist with boat insurance, RV and motorcycle coverage.

GEICO agents in the Gurnee local office look to bring savings to policyholders through multi-line and special association and alumni discounts. For example, alumni from Northern Illinois University, Southern Illinois University, Northwestern University, the University of Wisconsin and many other schools in the area may qualify for additional savings.

Weekday hours for GEICO's Gurnee local office are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. To get a quote or learn more visit GEICO's Gurnee local office online or call (847) 672-0144.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company), the second-largest auto insurer in the U.S., was founded in 1936 and insures more than 28 million vehicles in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. A member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies, GEICO employs more than 43,000 associates countrywide. GEICO constantly strives to make lives better by protecting people against unexpected events while saving them money and providing an outstanding customer experience. Along with personal auto insurance, commercial auto and personal umbrella coverages are also available. Homeowners, renters, condo, flood, identity theft, term life, and more coverages are written through non-affiliated insurance companies and are secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Visit for a quote or to learn more.