Posts by Rachel Meemken

Summer internships: Get your foot in our door

By on April 15, 2015 at 2:02 PM

Many college students are still trying to track down the right internship; one that brings their studies to life and could possibly give them a career after they graduate. GEICO’s internship does just that: it offers hands-on experience and a look inside the insurance industry. The best part is, if they perform well during the […]

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Get $2,500 from GEICO next semester

By on February 20, 2015 at 11:10 AM

You can’t use your grant or scholarship funds to pay your cell phone bill or buy snacks – that’s where GEICO can help. For the past 20 plus years, GEICO has given out $1,000 Achievement Awards to college sophomores and juniors from all across the country. In 2015, we will recognize more than 50 students […]

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Add some big flavor to the big game with these recipes

By on January 27, 2015 at 7:00 AM

The big game Feb. 1 isn’t just about football – not for me, anyway. It’s about football AND making sure your friends and family enjoy their fill of delicious foods that you prepare. If you haven’t nailed down what you’re making yet, I am here to help, with my favorite recipes – guaranteed to please […]

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Delicious desserts make for a sweet holiday season

By on December 5, 2014 at 3:35 PM

The holidays are a wonderful time to spend with your family and friends, and if you’re like me, your favorite way to spend that time is beside a warm fire with hot cocoa in one hand and your favorite holiday dessert in the other. So, if you haven’t nailed down your holiday dessert list yet, […]

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A day in the life of a GEICO national college recruiter

By on October 8, 2014 at 2:15 PM

Meet Jason and Justine, two of GEICO’s four national college recruiters. These hard-working individuals travel to different college campuses across the country looking for great candidates to join the GEICO family. Our national college recruiters each will visit as many as 10 schools in their assigned territories during the fall semester. Here is a glimpse […]

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GEICO recognized for support of the military

By on September 23, 2014 at 2:29 PM

Since GEICO opened in 1936, military personnel – whether active duty, guard, reserve or retired – have held a special place among policyholders. Today, GEICO supports the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, the USO, Armed Services YMCA, Tragedy Assistance Program, and The Fisher House Foundation. On Patriot Day this month, Warner Robins Air Force Base personnel […]

Posted in: Marketing & Communications, Working at GEICO


GEICO’s Fredericksburg, Virginia, office turns 20

By on September 17, 2014 at 3:48 PM

We love our celebrations at GEICO, and we had a milestone anniversary to celebrate this summer. Our regional headquarters facility in Fredericksburg, Virginia – where I worked until just a couple of months ago – turned 20 years old, and associates there enjoyed a monthlong celebration that included contests, cook-outs and much more. My former […]

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GEICO has IT all – and then some – for summer interns

By on August 15, 2014 at 3:37 PM

Every year, GEICO offers internships to college students interested in gaining some real-world experience in the fields they’re studying during the school year. And each year, the summer Interns from Virginia Beach and Fredericksburg travel to the corporate headquarters and meet with members of GEICO’s senior staff.  I spoke with Jake and Ross, two of […]

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Grow with GEICO

By on July 16, 2014 at 11:15 AM

One of the advantages of working at a large and growing company like GEICO is the many possibilities for growth and success. We’re not the only company that offers such opportunities, but there aren’t many that can compare to us. GEICO has been the fastest-growing company in our industry for most of this century, and […]

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GEICO associates think and go ‘Gecko’ green

By on June 11, 2014 at 4:03 PM

When it comes to saving some green, GEICO delivers the savings to customers all across the country. When it comes to being green, I am sure we can all agree that the Gecko stands out. And when it comes to thinking green … that’s where our associates can truly shine. For years, giving back to […]

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