Keith Roberts to lead new GEICO local office in Canton

CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 13, 2018 – Keith Roberts will lead a team of licensed GEICO agents at the company's new Canton local office directly across from the Belden Village Mall at 5112 Whipple Ave. Northwest.

"We're eager to grow GEICO's presence in northeast Ohio," Roberts said. "We look forward to building a long-term relationship with residents living in Canton and other areas around Stark County, and addressing their individual insurance needs as they change over time."

Roberts' GEICO roots run deep, as he began his career working at a GEICO local office in Morgantown, West Virginia and later became office manager of the company's Lexington, Kentucky local office.

Joining Roberts are insurance agents Megan Roberts, Adam Lozier, Ryan Syroid, John Stitt and Nathan Esposito. In addition to auto insurance policies, staff members can assist customers by arranging coverage for homeowners, renters, motorcycles, boats, RV's, umbrella and more types of insurance.

Additional savings for customers who purchase multiple policies, as well as for those who are members of special association and alumni groups may be offered. For example, alumni from Ohio University, Miami University of Ohio, Kent State University, University of Cincinnati, University of Akron, University of Toledo, Bowling Green State University and Xavier University may qualify for additional savings.

The Canton local office plans to stay active in the local community by supporting area charities through its referral program and attending events around town.

Weekday hours for GEICO's Canton local office are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. To get a quote or learn more visit GEICO's Canton local office online or call (234) 214-4026.

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.