Maryland-based GEICO has named Gary McKenzie assistant vice president of its office in Carmel. He has been sales and service director at the location since it opened last year. The insurance company is planning to employ 1,600 in central Indiana by 2016.
March 7, 2014
Indianapolis, Ind. — Gary McKenzie has been named assistant vice president of GEICO's Indianapolis office. Previously, McKenzie was the sales and service director since the office opened in 2013. He will continue to oversee operations in GEICO's Indianapolis office.
McKenzie began his career at GEICO in 2004, where he was a part of the company's Emerging Leaders Program at GEICO's San Diego office. He held a number of rotational positions in San Diego and was promoted to manager of claims service representative division in 2005.
In 2007, McKenzie moved to Fredericksburg, Va. to become the regional planning and control manager, followed by sales manager. In 2009, McKenzie was promoted to service director in GEICO's Buffalo, N.Y. office. He completed GEICO's executive assistant program before opening the new Indianapolis office in March 2013.
McKenzie received a bachelor's degree from California State University Fresno and a master's degree in business administration from Mississippi State University.
GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the third-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 12 million private passenger customers and insures more than 20 million vehicles (auto & cycle).
GEICO's online service center helps policyholders take care of policy sales, policy changes, claims reporting and to print insurance ID cards. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through the GEICO App, reach a representative over the phone or visit a GEICO local agent.
GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for boats, life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available. For more information, go to www.geico.com.