GEICO's board of directors elects John Alutto assistant vice president

TUCSON, Ariz., July 23, 2018 – GEICO's board of directors has elected John Alutto assistant vice president. In his new position, Alutto will oversee GEICO's underwriting activities at its regional office in Tucson, with responsibility for seven western states, including Arizona, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Oregon and Washington.John Alutto, assistant vice president of underwriting at GEICO's Tucson office

Alutto joined GEICO in 2007 as a product management analyst for motorcycle insurance at the company's location in Virginia Beach, Virginia. He was promoted to supervisor in 2009 and oversaw several business units at GEICO's offices in both Virginia Beach and Fredericksburg, Virginia, including commercial insurance sales, auto service and retention and auto insurance sales.

In 2012, Alutto joined GEICO's underwriting division at its corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, Maryland, to manage the underwriting standards and training team, and was later promoted to director of corporate underwriting.

In 2014, Alutto returned to GEICO's office in Virginia Beach to serve as underwriting and product manager for the company's motorcycle insurance business and then went on to manage the auto sales division. He was then promoted to service director, supporting policyholders in Virginia, North Carolina and Tennessee.

Alutto holds a bachelor's degree in business management from Virginia Wesleyan University in Norfolk, Virginia.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger car insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of car insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 16 million private passenger customers, insuring more than 27 million vehicles (car & cycle).

GEICO policyholders can make policy changes, report claims, print insurance ID cards, and purchase additional products by logging into their car insurance policy. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through GEICO Mobile, 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 car insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.

For more information, go to www.geico.com.