Under new ownership: Central UP Insurance Agency

It is official, the Central UP Insurance Agency is under new ownership and has opened a new office in Gwinn. Now with a location in both Gwinn and Ishpeming Central UP Insurance is well situated to help with all of your insurance needs. In addition, the recent availability of a number of well-known national carriers unique to this agency gives further coverage and premium options for their customers.

“We have some very competitive personal line companies and we’re growing all the time,” Neil Armatti said. “We would like the opportunity to quote anybody’s insurance because we feel we are very competitive now.”

Their personal lines carriers offer attractive coverage options for auto, home, and recreational vehicles; their commercial carriers enhance your business coverage choices. Their life, disability, health, and Medicare insurances offers peace of mind in dealing with the unexpected medical areas of life. With a plethora of carriers, premiums and coverage to choose from they can be your one stop shop for all your insurance needs.

“Give us a try; let’s get together to discuss your insurance needs and design a personalized plan of insurance for you,” Neil Armatti said.

Central UP Insurance is a growing independent agency with over 38 years of service to the Marquette County area. Their knowledgeable staff has over 60 years of experience working with insurance and will make sure you as the customer are well taken care of from the moment you walk in the door. They offer coverage for auto, home, life, recreational, health and commercial needs.

“If you can’t come to us we will come to you. If you want to make an appointment after hours we will do that. If you need me to come to your house I will do that. We will do whatever it takes because we want you to know we are here for you,” Armatti said.

Neil Armatti is a lifelong resident of the U.P of Michigan and has owned and operated several successful small businesses in the past 26 years, which include a Mobil-Mart Convenience store, Quality Propane service and Northern Septic service. He is a Licensed agent and specializes in personal lines.

Lee Guizzetti was the original founder and former owner of Central U.P. Insurance Agency. He has been Licensed and in the insurance business for 37 years and is a lifelong resident of Ishpeming. He is a member of numerous groups and sits on many boards. He is very experienced in Personal lines along with health and life insurances, Lee is semi-retired but still enjoys the insurance business.

Jim Janofski comes to Central UP Insurance Agency with nearly 20 years of experience in the insurance field. A life long resident of the central Upper Peninsula Jim’s experience also includes a varied background as a financial planner, music teacher and pastor. Jim handles multi lines of insurance coverage at Central UP Insurance Agency: Life, Health, Medicare Products, Auto, Home, Commercial, and Professional policies. He is a member of the local Blue Cross Blue Shield Agent Advisory Council.

Kim Armatti is the customer service representative and comes with 20 years of management skills while owning and operating a Mobil-Mart Convenience Store/Carwash.

The Ishpeming office is located at 119 W. Division Street, and is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Gwinn office is located at 63 Johnson?Lake Road and is open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or by appointment. To call the Ishpeming office, dial 485-5585, and to reach the?Gwinn office, call 346-2175.

For more information visit www.centralupinsurance.com.

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