By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Newsmakers in business: Scroggs named COO of Nortons insurance division
0612NEWSMAKERSkara scroggs
Kara Scroggs

The Norton Agency has announced the hiring of Kara Scroggs as chief operations officer of its insurance division.

Scroggs graduated from Georgia Tech and began her career in consulting. She has more than 10 years of experience, including more than six years with accounting firms in construction and real estate program management and fixed asset services for both public and private companies.

The Norton Agency represents more than 75 insurance companies, as well as a wide variety of specialty carriers. Based in Hall County, it is licensed in all 50 states and is part of a network of agencies throughout Georgia and South Carolina that represent more than $400 million in premiums.

The Times publishes newsworthy accomplishments involving local businesses each Sunday on the Business page and Send information to The deadline is 4 p.m. Thursdays.

Regional events