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Norton Agency earns Senior Partner designation from Grange Insurance

The Norton Agency of Gainesville has earned the Senior Partner designation from Grange Insurance, placing the agency in an elite group. This honor recognizes Grange’s independent agent partners for their excellent partnership and performance.

The Norton Agency has been a Grange partner for 33 years. Fewer than 300 of Grange’s 3,600 agencies have earned Senior Partner status in 2013, making The Norton Agency among the top 12 percent of all agents.

“Senior Partner designation means the agency is in the top tier of Grange partners based on profitability, premium volume and growth,” said Tom Welch, Grange Insurance president and CEO. “The Norton Agency is a terrific example of a high-performing agency and how independent agents provide the best option for people looking to protect what’s important to them. They are big contributors to our success and we thank them for their dedication and partnership.”

Grange Insurance, with $2 billion in assets and in excess of $1 billion in annual revenue, is an insurance provider based in Columbus, Ohio, with affiliates in Georgia and 12 other states. For more information, visit www.grangeinsurance.com.

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