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About Scottsdale Insurance Company

Nationwide Mutual Insurance is a leading US property/casualty insurer with a strong position in the life insurance and retirement product markets. Its property/casualty products range from general personal and commercial coverage -- including auto, home, and businessowners policies -- to such specialty lines as professional liability, workers' compensation, agricultural, loss-control, and pet insurance. It also provides life policies, retirement plans, mutual funds, annuities, and banking services through its Nationwide Financial Services subsidiary. Nationwide operates from offices throughout the US.

Operations

The company's operating subsidiaries -- including Allied Group, Harleysville, and Scottsdale Insurance -- all operate under the Nationwide brand.

The company's product offerings include life, auto, and homeowners insurances for families, vehicles, business, and homes, as well as annuities mutual funds, and retirement plans for the client's future.

Geographic Reach

Nationwide offers its products across in all 50 US states. The company is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, and has large offices in Brea, California; Des Moines, Iowa; Harleysville, Pennsylvania; San Antonio, Texas; and Scottsdale, Arizona.

Sales and Marketing

Nationwide has more than 30,000 associates across US making it easier for the clients to find a Nationwide office near them.

Strategy

Over the past 90 years, focusing on customers and valuing people have helped Nationwide become one of the largest insurance and financial services companies in the world. Procurement is Nationwide's primary purchasing group. Procurement uses Nationwide's company-wide buying power to get the best quality products and services for their associates at the best possible cost.

The company's Strategic Sourcing and Procurement groups include the following areas: Information technology (IT); Labor; Human resources, corporate real estate, legal, and marketing; Insurance and financial services; and Travel.

Mergers and Acquisitions

In early 2019, Nationwide acquired New Jersey-based E-Risk Services, LLC, a leading program manager specializing in management and professional lines products for an undisclosed amount. The E-Risk platform and solutions will enhance Nationwide's market-leading excess & surplus lines business. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

Company Background

In 1925 Murray D. Lincoln helped found the Farm Bureau Mutual Automobile Insurance Company to provide auto coverage for farmers in Ohio. The company had expanded to 12 states by 1943 and to 20 additional states by 1955. That year the changed its name to Nationwide. 

To leverage the strength of its brand, the group realigned its various operations under the Nationwide name in 2016. Previously, the company sold its products under subsidiary brands including Allied Group, Harleysville, Nationwide Agribusiness, GatesMcDonald, and Scottsdale Insurance.

Scottsdale Insurance Company

8877 N Gainey Center Dr
Scottsdale, AZ 85258-2108
Phone: 1 (480) 365-4000

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned

Major Office Locations

Scottsdale, AZ