Posts by Andrew Kauz

The GEICO Gecko goes behind the scenes

By on January 10, 2013 at 9:38 AM

How is a GEICO commercial made? What is it like to be the world’s most famous gecko? To answer these questions – and many more – the Gecko is taking you behind the scenes in his latest set of GEICO commercials. Taking a break from highlighting our 97% customer satisfaction rating, the Gecko denounces the […]

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Are you ready to enter The Gauntlet?

By on December 19, 2012 at 2:33 PM

You may be familiar with GEICO saving people money on their car insurance, but how about saving people from reality-show elimination? That’s the reality (pun intended) contestants are faced with as they compete in The Gauntlet, a new Web series powered by GEICO. In partnership with Roosterteeth and Blip Studios, The Gauntlet takes a lighthearted […]

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GEICO customer service brings delight to the masses

By on November 30, 2012 at 2:39 PM

Every day, GEICO associates all across the country are charged with a delightful duty: providing excellent customer service. In fact, delighting customers is a big deal for the company – so much so that we’re not happy just delighting the customers we talk to on the phone. Now, you can experience the delight of GEICO’s […]

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The Gecko’s journey across America comes full circle

By on October 19, 2012 at 3:26 PM

How time flies when you’re saving people money! It seems like just yesterday that our ambitious Gecko set out to visit every nook and cranny of our fine country to bring savings to the masses. Now, just over one year later, that epic journey has come to a close. After a cartoony sojourn in the […]

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The happiness continues with Christopher Columbus and Bodybuilders

By on August 29, 2012 at 6:28 AM

Gallagher looked pretty happy smashing watermelons at a farmers market, but he’s not the only one basking in the glee of improbable situations. A delighted bodybuilder and an overexcited explorer are the latest to join the party in two new GEICO commercials, suggesting yet more ways to enjoy a level of happiness that almost compares […]

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GEICO makes me happier than …

By on July 27, 2012 at 7:44 AM

Here at GEICO, we hear stories every day about people who have switched to GEICO; they love to share how much they saved via Facebook and Twitter. That got us thinking: sure, switching to GEICO could make people pretty happy, but how happy? That’s the question we’re hoping to answer with a new set of […]

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The Gecko in the Land of the Looney Tunes

By on June 25, 2012 at 11:48 AM

The American Southwest is the land of tumbleweeds, cacti – and falling pianos, if the Gecko’s newest television commercial is any indication. As he continues to make his way across the country on his epic journey, he has now found his way into the cartoonish landscape home to Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner. […]

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Gecko Ventriloquist app now available

By on May 18, 2012 at 8:14 AM

Ventriloquism is an expensive and hard-to-spell hobby that takes years of practice to master, and even after you’ve convinced yourself that your lips aren’t moving when you speak, you have a new audience to impress each time you perform. For those unprepared or unwilling to accept such a challenge, the new Gecko Ventriloquist app from […]

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Use your Klout to help the Gecko

By on April 10, 2012 at 1:56 PM

If the Gecko ended up in a hotel room with a kangaroo and Richard Simmons, there must have been some other strange things that happened during his trip to Las Vegas, right? There’s a whole set of interesting photos to be found out there, and you might receive some in your mailbox if you’ve got […]

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Savings never tasted so good

By on April 4, 2012 at 2:33 PM

“Is this your first car insurance taste test?” asks the host of what is indeed the world’s first car insurance taste test, the newest series of GEICO commercials. The spots pit the sweet taste of GEICO’s savings and service against the harsh tang of its competitors, the latter generating a variety of surprising reactions. The […]

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