For over fifty years, locally owned and managed Shafer Insurance Agency has provided comprehensive, affordable, customized coverage to customers throughout East Tennessee. We are an independent agency with extensive resources. You get the best insurance at the best prices so you can “be safer with Shafer.”
Shafer Insurance Agency is started with 3 employees.
Bought Dameron Avenue property.
Founder, Alex A. Shafer passed away.
Moved into first building located at 719 Dameron Avenue.
Sold Agency to Expedior Systems, Inc..
Bo Shafer purchased agency back.
Agency incorporated and increased to 9 employees.
Bond Department begins operations.
Alexander C. “Andy” Shafer joined agency making the 3rd generation of Shafer Insurance Agency.
Moved to new building located at 1100 Marion St..
Employee Benefits Department began operations.
First acquisition of another agency.
Expanded Personal Lines Department.
Surety Department triples in size.
Safety Services Department added.
Acquired agency in Kingsport, Tennessee
Dedicated Construction Practice formed
Shafer HR Solutions created