"Thanks as always, Jimmie, for the yearly review. I know I can forever count on the IGO staff to answer questions and assist with all our insurance needs. This level of confidence gives a business owner one less thing to cause concern."--Amy Pearson, Rudy's Truck & Trailer, Inc., Bailey, NC
Jimmie manages his agency team by providing all aspects of property & casualty insurances, including outstanding customer care, coverage evaluation, problem resolution, and risk management. Jimmie has been responsible for agency budgeting and growth for most of his career. His success depends on the strength and knowledge of his agency staff. Not only is Jimmie known for business development, but his enthusiasm for client knowledge, confidence and security. Honest, dependable, trustworthy and generous, Jimmie is a product of the values on which he was raised in his hometown of Elon, North Carolina. Jimmie moved to Raleigh in 1981, to earn his B.A. in Business from North Carolina State University. Jimmie is licensed in property, casualty, life and health insurances in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Tennessee. He is dedicated to the insurance business and the clients he serves.
Over his 28 years in the insurance industry Jimmie has earned many accolades for his expertise and dedication. He was appointed to the National Consumer Advisory Board for Utica National Insurance in 2006 and remains a current member. Jimmie was also designated as a Utica Key Club Member, for outstanding sales in the US, in both 2007 and 2008. Jimmie also currently serves on the Agency Technology Committee for the Independent Insurance Agents Association. Having spent 15 years as the Chief Operating Officer for IGO Insurance under the Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina, Jimmie purchased the agency from the association in 2013. Prior to purchasing his business, Jimmie began his career as an agent for the Wade S. Dunbar Agency. He then moved on as a commercial agent with Ed Moore & Associates.
Jimmie is a strong supporter of the American Diabetes Association, the Autism Society of North Carolina, the Jimmy V. Foundation, and the NCSU Student Education Foundation. He is a lifetime supporter of the NC State football and basketball programs, as well as a charter member of the NCSU Lonnie Poole golf club. Jimmie enjoys spending time with his wife and four-legged child, traveling, and TV and movies.