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cheesesteak

Restaurant Spotlight: Philly Cheesesteak in Philadelphia

This week, we continue with our theme of highlighting local restaurants near ASL offices.  This edition of the restaurant spotlight focuses on Philadelphia. With an office just 40 minutes north of the city center in Plymouth Meeting, we have to highlight Philly’s notorious cheesesteak. The most famous food war in Philly is

Millie's Diner

Richmond Restaurant Spotlight: Millie’s Diner

This week, we are starting the first installment in a series of restaurant spotlights from all the places ASL calls home. It seemed fitting that we start with the ASL’s home town, Richmond, Virginia. Millie’s Diner opened in May of 1989 in Richmond’s historic Church Hill neighborhood. While the outside

Food Truck

Covering a Food Truck? Here’s What You Need to Know!

It’s a restaurant…it’s a vehicle…nope, it’s a food truck, and it needs coverage too. When you take two insurable things — like a vehicle and a restaurant — and combine them, you may not know where to begin when it comes to insuring the business. However, your clients who own

social media

How to Grow Your Insurance Business with Social Media

If you’re still relying on cold calls and knocking on doors to generate sales — you’re willingly letting money pass you by. If cold calls and office visits aren’t cutting it for you, where do you turn? Social media. Does that answer surprise you? It shouldn’t. Research by LeadSift showed

email auto reply

Ready to disconnect? An out-of-office message can work for you

Thanks to modern technology, we can connect to clients and colleagues virtually anytime, anywhere. But what happens when we must disconnect? Setting up a professional automatic reply email message helps ensure others can keep working and your business keeps growing. Before running out the door for a well-deserved vacation or

LRO

Lessor’s Risk Insurance: Sign the Lease & Sign the Policy

Real estate is often viewed as a safe, long-term investment. Whether it’s a modest single family home or a massive 100,000-square-foot warehouse, investment property can provide rental income and then can be sold later for significant gains. Before handing over the keys to tenants, property owners should secure the right

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ASL Producer Profile: Vince Demshar

Reliable. Quick. Professional. Up for a challenge. Always working. Vince Demshar zips down the halls at Atlantic Specialty Lines, smartphone in hand, one hour before anyone else has come into the office. As ASL’s top producing broker, Vince regularly connects with about 100 independent insurance agents throughout Florida in need