Keystone Insurers Group, one of the nation's largest property and casualty insurance brokers, welcomes Chattanooga, Tenn.-based agency, RSS Insurance, as their 14th franchise partner in the state. The announcement was made jointly today by RSS Insurance's Charles Rowland and Keystone Vice President of Sales and Marketing Elizabeth Schenk.
"Our association with Keystone will further strengthen our commitment to the independent insurance agency system," noted Rowland. "We look forward to providing new markets, programs and services to our clients; as well as enhancing our relationships within the community."
"RSS has a long-standing history in Chattanooga," said Schenk. "Their reputation and integrity will only strengthen the Keystone partnerships in Tennessee, as we continue to identify the best agencies in the state. RSS understands the value in maintaining their independence, while bringing additional strength and resources to their agency and clients. We're proud to welcome them as our 14th partner in Tennessee."
About RSS Insurance, LLC -- Founded in 1973, the agency is one of Chattanooga's largest locally owned independent agencies. Agency ownership is shared among six partners; Thomas Rowland, John Slaten, Charles Rowland, Daniel Fulghum, Charles Terrell and William Neal. They offer a full line of products to businesses and individuals, including personal, commercial and financial services. For more information, please visit www.rssins.com
About Keystone Insurers Group (KIG) -- Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Northumberland, Pa., KIG is owned by its franchise partners and employees in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Virginia, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. Each partner is an independent agency. With property/casualty premiums exceeding $1.6 billion, KIG is ranked fifth on Insurance Journal's 2011 list of Top 100 Privately-Held Property/Casualty Agencies. For franchising opportunities in Tennessee, contact Elizabeth Schenk at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, go to www.keystoneinsgrp.com.