COLUMBUS, Ohio – July 13, 2007 – The State Auto Insurance Companies, one of the most financially stable and secure insurance groups in the nation, are bringing their reputation for outstanding claim service and reasonable rates to Colorado. State Auto now offers auto, home and other personal and business insurance products through independent insurance agents statewide.
“We’re very pleased to be open for business in Colorado,” said Russ Fischer, State Auto’s regional vice president based in Milbank, South Dakota. “Our staff is in place in the Denver area, along with 17 high-quality independent insurance agencies throughout the state who are prepared to make State Auto the company of choice for thousands of Coloradoans.”
State Auto was founded in 1921 in Columbus, Ohio, and currently offers insurance products in 29 states through approximately 3,200 independent insurance agencies. State Automobile Mutual Insurance Company is one of only 14 property and casualty insurance companies in the nation to be rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company, the nation’s foremost authority on insurance company strength and stability, every year since 1954.
Consumers seeking auto, home or business insurance can locate an independent State Auto agent in Colorado by visiting StateAuto.com.
The State Auto Insurance Companies, headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, are engaged primarily in writing personal and business insurance products through approximately 3,200 independent insurance agencies in 29 states. The State Auto Companies include State Auto Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STFC), and State Automobile Mutual Insurance Company, which is one of only 14 companies rated A+ (Superior) by the A.M. Best Company every year since 1954. STFC is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, which represents the top third of all NASDAQ-listed companies, and is one of just three percent of publicly-listed companies to earn the 2006 Mergent Dividend Achiever Award for having increased its dividends ten or more years in succession. State Auto is proud to be a Trusted Choice® company partner. More information is available online at StateAuto.com.