Chubb names Swingle Collins a Cornerstone Agency for 2013

Chubb Insurance Company has once again named Swingle Collins & Associates personal and commercial lines insurance groups as Cornerstone Agency Partners. This is the 10th consecutive year our personal lines group has been recognized and the fourth year for our commercial team – Swingle, Collins has been the recipient of both personal and commercial Cornerstone Awards since the Cornerstone Agency award’s inception. In order to be considered for this award an agency must produce a volume within the top 2% nationwide. The following table contains statistics that provide perspective on the elite nature of Chubb Cornerstone Award:

Commercial agents appointed with Chubb

Personal lines agents appointed with Chubb

Chubb Cornerstone Agency personal agents

Chubb Cornerstone commercial agents

Agencies with both commercial and personal Chubb Cornerstone Agency

In Texas: 270 In Texas: 200 In Texas: 38 In Texas: 38 In Texas: 34
In the US: 4,248 In the US: 3,402 In US: 475 In US: 506 In US: 414


Our Cornerstone Elite Agency designation earns Swingle, Collins & Associates many benefits, including exclusive, customized agency education offerings from Chubb, dedicated marketing support and access to senior managers and dedicated service specialists.




Chubb offers extensive customizable educational options for Cornerstone Agencies that include - in-house training classes, attendance at the Chubb Commercial or Specialty School, discount to Chubb-sponsored Wharton programs, continuing education (CE) classes, and an online library of seminars. Access to these classes and programs give our agents the ability to serve their clients with the highest level of expertise.


Each Cornerstone Agency has access to $5000 as part of Chubb’s exclusive cooperative advertising program – designed to give a customized, cost-effective way for Swingle, Collins & Associates to market our outstanding quality and service through advertising, while promoting our designation as a Chubb Commercial Cornerstone Agency at the same time.

This annual funding has allowed our agency to give back to a number of community and foundation events. Some of the highlights from 2012 include: the Breathe Easy Golf Tournament benefitting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the Park Cities Annual 4th of July Parade.


One of the biggest benefits to our clients of being named a Cornerstone Elite Agency is our direct access to key Chubb managers and specialists in Operations, Claims, Loss Control, and Human Resources. Whether you have your Personal Insurance, Commercial Insurance or both with Swingle Collins & Associates, we understand that your time is precious. In the event of a loss our goal is to get your life back to normal as quickly as possible.

Chubb provides exclusive access to a service liaison—a single point of contact for ongoing service needs and solutions. The service liaison is dedicated to providing our agency’s superior customer service through senior operations professionals who can assist you in a variety of areas:

As a Cornerstone Agency, we also have access to claim expertise—Chubb provides direct access to senior claim professionals who possess a thorough working knowledge of local and state laws as well as the state and federal judiciary system. These claim representatives are available to assist you with prospecting and renewal of key accounts and can provide valuable insight and guidance on our approach to claim handling. In addition, we also have a dedicated claim liaison— a senior staff member from the closest regional claim office to Swingle Collins that is assigned to our agency as a single point of contact for all claim-related issues and concerns.

Another benefit we receive through Commercial Cornerstone involves qualifying for pre-negotiated, discounted rates on a broad menu of services ranging from business planning to sales culture analysis from world-class insurance agency consulting firms such as:

• Marsh Berry Consulting • Reagan Consulting • PriSim Business Wargames • Polestar Performance

Since 1982 Swingle, Collins & Associates has built a reputation as a trusted source for quality Personal Insurance and Commercial Insurance in Dallas. We have garnered recognition nationally by our industry peers as the Best Independent Insurance Agency in the Country (IIABA and Reagan Consulting) and as the Best Insurance Agency to Work for in the Southwest (Insurance Journal magazine). For the past two years, the Dallas Business Journal named Swingle Collins as one of the Best Places to Work in Dallas, an award we were nominated for by our employees.