Archive: August 2010

Casey Mears takes the wheel of the No. 13 GEICO NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race Car

By on August 26, 2010 at 9:44 AM

We are excited to add Casey Mears to the GEICO Racing Team. NASCAR star Casey Mears carries with him one of the most recognized names in the sport of auto racing. Not only has he experienced success in NASCAR’s Nationwide and Sprint Cup Series, he has also won races in the Indy Light and ARCA […]

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The GEICO Caveman has a video blog!

By on August 20, 2010 at 1:45 PM

Yes, the GEICO Caveman has decided to foray into the world of vlogging.  “I have a lot to say so I thought I would share my insights based on my own personal experience with the world,” he says.  “I’m a social junkie.  I love to talk with people—what better way to initiate more conversation than […]

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Bradley strives toward angler of the year

By on August 17, 2010 at 4:00 PM

For those of you embarking on a fishing boat this summer, here’s a bit of info on GEICO’s sponsored bass angler, Christiana Bradley, from GEICO Direct magazine.  Reel Pro When Christiana Bradley, bass angler and GEICO systems engineer, signed up for the company’s annual fishing tournament in 2001, she wasn’t angling for corporate sponsorship, just […]

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We all just want a car to love

By on August 12, 2010 at 11:51 AM

I love my car. It is nothing special to look at – a 2003 Hyundai Sonata with a few stray scratches here and there. The interior’s showing its age in places, and it could stand a vacuum, but none of that matters much to me – I love it just the same as I did […]

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Outdoor jammin’, part 3: Heading out West

By on August 9, 2010 at 10:29 AM

Mile High Music Festival, Outside Lands, and Bumbershoot The temperature isn’t the only thing heating up as we head through August. We’re turning it up a notch for #MusicMonday by highlighting the next three music festivals you’ll want to check out. Outside Lands – San Francisco, CA – August 14-15 Set in beautiful Golden Gate […]

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What it’s like to live in … Washington, D.C.

By on August 4, 2010 at 4:30 PM

GEICO has business locations scattered throughout the United States. As part of an ongoing series of posts, we’ve decided to reach out to GEICO associates all across the country to share some of their favorite things about the places where they live and work. Washington, D.C., also known as The Nation’s Capital, may bring the […]

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