Rockford Mutual Insurance Company

Rockford Mutual Insurance Company
527 Colman Center Drive
Rockford, IL 61108-2702

The Rockford Mutual Insurance Company (RMIC) is one of the leading Insurance providers based in Rockford, Illinois and is currently operating throughout the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri and Indiana.

Rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best, the company has been providing insurance and reinsurance for more than 100 years. The company was incorporated on the 8th of December in 1971. It was originally established to succeed the Rockford District Mutual Tornado Insurance Company which was founded on the 2nd of November 1896 and began operations on the 1st of December 1897, under the name Rockford Farmers’ District Mutual Tornado Insurance Company. On January 16, 1940, the name was revised by dropping the word “Farmers” from its original corporate name.

At present, the Rockford Mutual Insurance Company provides insurance coverage, protection and programs for Home, Automobile, Commercial and/or Recreational Watercraft motor vehicle and Farm/Land owners from losses connected to the use of such properties from any unforeseen events. The company also offers homeowner and personal liability umbrella policies for residents in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana and Missouri.

The company is presently expanding its territories to Iowa and Minnesota operating as marine, fire, casualty and property insurance carrier. They also provide financial assistance as well as comprehensive and flexible programs to various small to medium size businesses that help cover their liability exposure. Although the services and products being offered by the Rockford Mutual Insurance Company vary from state to state, they still remain true to their vision of providing the best possible service to all their policyholders.

The Rockford Mutual Insurance Company is very much committed to the Independent Agency System program. The company employs experienced, independent, highly skilled and hardworking professionals, building networks of satisfied clients and potential customers. The Company also acts and operates as reinsurer of more than 30 Farm Mutual Insurance companies throughout the states of Wisconsin and Illinois.

With the history, strong background and solid commitment, the company continues to provide high quality products and exceptional services to their customers at the same time, understanding and considering the needs of each individual client in their policy formulation. The company believes that the key to their continued success is the assurance that all their dealings are represented with the highest levels of integrity, honesty and fairness while ensuring that all financial promises are met.

In mid 2008, the Rockford Mutual Insurance Company demonstrated their financial strength and stability when they received an A- rating from A.M. Best, coming from a B++ rating a year before. The improvement was the result of the dedication of all the employees working hard to achieve the goals and the visions of the company.

Mr. William N. Kliethermes is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Rockford Mutual Insurance Company. He oversees the operations of the company in the states of Missouri, Indiana, Wisconsin and Illinois. Dwight Shore is the company’s Chairman of the Board; Mark Macwethy serves as the Chief Financial Officer; Michael Corrigan is the company’s Vice-President and Florian L. Bangert is the company’s Executive Secretary.