Dacotah Insurance Achieves Top 10 Status

Fargo, N.D.—Auto-Owners Insurance recently announced that Dacotah Insurance at Dacotah Bank has been named one of the Top 10 growth agencies for the company in the Fargo Region. Dacotah Insurance was recognized with a plaque commemorating the accomplishment. Dacotah Insurance, a Trusted Choice independent agency, has represented Auto-Owners in some communities for nearly fifty years.

Jeff Harrold, Chairman and CEO of Auto-Owners, thanked Dacotah Insurance for its support and its business stating, “Auto-Owners remains committed to the Independent Agency System.  Congratulations on your great accomplishment.”

Aaron McCardle, senior vice president of insurance services, indicated the Top 10 status is a testament to everyone in the department. “My professional colleagues at Dacotah Insurance and the management team at Dacotah Bank can take pride in knowing they earned this recognition together. It is more than just words when we say for personal, business, and ag insurance protection – we are here for you!”

In addition to providing traditional banking services to over 60,000 Dacotah Bank customers, Dacotah Insurance clients are served by nearly 50 producers, account managers, and administrative professionals in 14 local offices in South Dakota, North Dakota, and Minnesota.

Celebrating over 100 years in business, Auto-Owners Insurance was founded in 1916 and has served the Dacotah Bank region since 1952. Auto-Owners is a Fortune 500 company and is the 17th largest property/casualty insurance company in the nation based on written premium. Auto-Owners Insurance is one of 12 insurance companies in the United States to receive the highest rating possible, A++ Superior, by A.M. Best, a nationally recognized rating agency for insurance companies.

Auto-Owners is represented by more than 41,000 licensed agents in its 26 operating states. The company, which provides auto, home, business, and life insurance to more than four million policyholders, is headquartered in Lansing, Michigan.

More information about Dacotah Bank and Dacotah Insurance can be found online at dacotahbank.com. 


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