NORTHUMBERLAND, Pa. (Dec. 14, 2016) – Sumnar-Scholl Insurance Agency Inc. of Hillsdale has joined Keystone Insurers Group as its sixth partner in Michigan.
“We strive to provide our customers with innovative service,” said Sumnar-Scholl Vice President Chris Sumnar. “Our affiliation with Keystone not only allows us to expand our product offering but will also help us take the service our clients expect to the next level.”
“In a very short time, under Chris’s leadership, the agency has experienced dramatic positive results,” said Elizabeth Schenk, Keystone’s vice president of sales and geographic expansion. “Profitable growth is critical to the future of a successful agency and they have a solid business plan to continue this upward momentum. With the added resources from Keystone, the future looks incredibly optimistic for Chris and Sumnar-Scholl.”
About Sumnar-Scholl Insurance Agency Inc. – Sumnar-Scholl Insurance Agency was established in 1928 by John R O’Meara, becoming the O’Meara-Sumnar Agency after current Vice President Chris Sumnar’s father, Edmund Sumnar, joined the agency in 1965. Chris Sumnar joined the agency in 2002 and became the owner in 2011. In 2013, the Sumnar-Scholl Insurance Agency was formed with the merger of the O’Meara-Sumnar Agency and Scholl Insurance Agency both third-generation Hillsdale, Michigan, agencies. For more, visit www.sumnarscholl.com.
About Keystone Insurers Group (Keystone) – Keystone started in 1983 when four independent insurance agencies teamed up to pool their experience and expertise. Determined and scrappy in the face of a difficult market, this small group believed that agencies could be stronger and more successful if they linked arms. Today, that passion and spirit that started Keystone continues. Growing to almost 300 independent agency partners in 11 states, Keystone provides its agents with a community of like-minded agencies, industry expertise, and access to specialized products for their clients. Keystone is ranked number two on Insurance Journal’s 2016 list of Top 20 Privately-Held Property/Casualty Agency Partnerships. For more information, go to www.keystoneinsgrp.com.
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Lea Ann Hawk