“Nevada’s strong economy is fueling this expansion plan; we target cities and areas that show growth and increasing demand as a part of a broader strategy to expand Allstate’s presence in Nevada,” said Allison Williams, Allstate’s Nevada sales leader. “We are aggressively targeting qualified professionals. If they don't have an insurance background, we'll provide them with comprehensive education and the resources to help them get off to a strong start.”
Allstate is looking for mid-career, mid-level managers who want to own and operate their own business in Nevada, specifically in the Las Vegas and Reno areas. The addition of the new agencies will have a compounding effect on the Nevada job market since each new agent typically opens with a minimum of two employees to help ensure customers are served with courtesy and efficiency. Of the 60 insurance agents, 20 appointments will be agency owners and the remaining 40 will be licensed sales producers. Existing agency owners are also seeking licensed sales producers.
To help with the recruiting efforts, Allstate is offering a $6,000 award to anyone who refers a qualified candidate to Allstate. The referral award is payable upon of the appointment of the candidate as an Allstate agency owner.
Allstate agency owners can leverage one of America’s most recognized brands without ever having to pay a franchise or licensing fee. The capital invested in the business goes directly toward the success of that agency.
“Allstate is unique among all other insurers because its exclusive agents own the economic interest in the business,” said Williams. “Allstate agency owners can sell the economic interest in their agency. No other branded insurer has this option.”
Candidates interested in becoming an Allstate agency owner need a minimum of $50,000 of liquid capital to invest in their agency. This money does not go to Allstate; it helps ensure the agency can successfully fund the normal day-to-day costs associated with opening and running a business. Licensed sales producers do not need liquid capital to apply.
To learn more about becoming an Allstate agency owner, visit GoodLifeNV.com or call 1-877-711-1006.