Lanza promoted to GEICO assistant VP

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 31, 2018 – Jared Lanza has been elected an officer by the GEICO Board of Directors; he will be assistant vice president of the Competitive Advantage Leadership Group, a division dedicated to improving the customer experience.Jared Lanza, GEICO assistant vice president

Lanza had been director of corporate planning and control in the treasurer department at GEICO corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, Maryland, since 2016. Before that, he served as director of retention programs in marketing.

Lanza began his GEICO career in 1996 as an analyst in the planning department at GEICO headquarters. In 1998, he transferred to GEICO's Fredericksburg, Virginia, regional office to enter a management internship program. He held several management positions in planning, service, claims and sales before returning to GEICO headquarters in 2005 to serve as a product manager in Pricing and Product Management.

In 2007, Lanza transferred to GEICO's regional office in San Diego, California. There, he served in multiple capacities, including service director and director of Los Angeles operations. He returned to GEICO headquarters in 2015 to work in marketing.

Lanza is a CPCU (Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter). He earned a bachelor's degree in finance from Stetson University.

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).

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 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.