About Us

Independent Insurance Agency

We are a locally-owned independent insurance agency in Hickory, NC with national and regional carrier partnerships, finding the best value for your specific needs in our Personal, Business, and Health & Benefits departments. We are large enough to serve you professionally, yet small enough to care. Our staff of licensed professionals has been proudly serving our community and clients since 1948, operating as Broome Insurance since 1969. Let us handle all of your personal and business insurance needs. Our insurance agency is also a resource for your Health Care Reform questions.

Our Mission

We endeavor to bless our community through a solid foundation of trust, teamwork, knowledge, and integrity, providing valuable and measurable solutions to our clients and partners.

Our Vision

We strive to be trusted advisors with the knowledge and commitment to create solutions that protect families, businesses, and communities.

Our Covenant

Our agency is founded on Christlike principles of honesty, integrity, respect and caring for others. We recognize that God is a covenant-making God and that He sees His people as covenant people.
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Our Objectives

  1. To be honest and fair in all our dealings
  2. To be interested in people and their problems
  3. To treat your needs as if they were our own

As a locally-owned Independent Insurance Agency, we do not work for an insurance company; we work for you. The Agency now provides security and protection for over 5,000 individuals, families, and businesses in Hickory and the Catawba Valley Region. We have long-term relationships with a carefully selected group of financially sound and reputable national and regional insurance companies.

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Our Team

Our team is trained to analyze your needs by utilizing a computerized multiple-carrier rating system that compares numerous competing insurance company rates to offer the best possible value. State-of-the-art technology is also used to improve workflow and customer service. All staff is required to be licensed by the NC Department of Insurance. The agency finances and encourages professional designation program training and uses continuing education to hone our technical skills, so we are willing and able to respond to the needs of our insureds in a timely manner.