Beaugrand brings over 30 years’ experience in insurance to help Brightway agents grow
JACKSONVILLE, FLA. (December 18, 2015)—Clyde Beaugrand, AAI, AIS, will join Brightway Insurance as a Distribution Consultant, helping Agency Owners grow their businesses profitably. Beaugrand brings with him more than 30 years of insurance industry experience.
Brightway is the nation’s seventh largest privately owned Personal Lines independent agency, selling property/casualty insurance through a network 118 of franchised locations around the country.
Effective Monday, Jan. 4, Beaugrand will be responsible for working arm-in-arm with Agency Owners, helping them to develop annual growth plans and analyzing data that can help them better understand their agency’s production.
Beaugrand’s experience includes serving as an Allstate Agency Owner and as an Area Sales Manager for Allstate, working to help ensure the success and growth of independently owned Allstate agencies.
Additionally, Beaugrand has owned an Edward Jones investment brokerage and most recently served as president of his own company, Full Circle Agency Management, providing management expertise to insurance agency owners.
Brightway President Talman Howard said: “We are excited for Clyde to join the Brightway team and share his experiences with our Agency Owners.”
Brightway founders David and Michael Miller began franchising operations in 2008. In 2015, the company was recognized as America’s No. 1 “Franchise to Buy” by Forbes in the under $150k category, and named a Top 500 Franchise by Entrepreneur magazine for the second year in a row.