Shepherd Insurance Appointed Special Blue Streak Representative

October 15, 2018



CARMEL, Ind. – Shepherd Insurance has recently been appointed a special Blue Streak representative for the Central Insurance Companies. Blue Streak is a unique personal lines service, recognition, and relationship program provided to insurance agencies representing Central which maintain consistently high professional standards and a proven track record for producing high-quality automobile, homeowners, umbrella, and other personal insurance policies for the company.


The purpose of the program is simple: to provide prompt, accurate personal lines service—the best in the industry—to policyholders through a mutual commitment between Central and its Blue Streak agencies. Because of this close partnership, Blue Streak agencies are given priority attention on all business submitted to the company.


According to Michael Guth, Senior Vice President of Personal Lines for the Central Companies, “the Blue Streak program, since its inception in 1979, is comprised of some of the best independent insurance agencies in the nation.” Shepherd Insurance is one of just 75 insurance agencies nationwide that has achieved Blue Streak status.


Central Mutual Insurance Company was founded in 1876, and has evolved into the Central Insurance Companies, a successful property and casualty group providing insurance for more than 350,000 automobiles, homes, and businesses in 23 states. The Central group of companies has combined assets of over $1 billion and an A.M. Best rating of A (Excellent).


Shepherd Insurance is a privately-owned insurance agency that has delivered risk management solutions since 1977. With over 20 offices and 300 employees throughout Arizona, Florida, Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky, Shepherd writes business in 49 states, receiving consistent industry recognition.



For additional information contact:

Jeffrey A. Foster

Development Specialist

Central Insurance Companies

800 S Washington Street

Van Wert, Ohio 45891

(866) 879-4294