Tag: GEICO

GEICO Gecko channels the spirit of the Easter Bunny in Dallas

By on April 17, 2015 at 2:05 PM

By guest blogger Christine Tasher, public relations Sometimes the Easter Bunny comes in the form of a big green gecko. And that’s just fine with the kids at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas. The Gecko (Alex Ramos) recently made the rounds with the help of GEICO associates who raised the funds to […]

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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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Geico.com goes back in time

By on April 1, 2015 at 8:31 AM

Feeling nostalgic for the 1990s? So were we, so we’ve brought back the 1997 version of geico.com today. After years of adding online quotes for more than 20 insurance products, online self-service capabilities, text messaging, mobile apps, and much more, we’re going back to one of our original designs. We like to call it the […]

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GEICO and Game On serve up tennis and academics to inner-city kids

By on March 26, 2015 at 3:54 PM

For many reasons, kids from urban communities generally have few opportunities to learn and participate in the sport of tennis. But GEICO is helping to change that with its sponsorship of the Game On program. The insurance company and the Junior Tennis Champions Center (JTCC) have teamed up to bring high-quality tennis instruction and educational […]

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GEICO More connects with customers

By on March 23, 2015 at 3:44 PM

Most people know GEICO for its commercials touting savings on car insurance, but the company is much more than affordable rates and lovable ad icons. Welcome to GEICO More, a new online branding and content hub designed to serve customer needs through insightful tips and inspirational storytelling. Many people think insurance is a bland, impersonal […]

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Making seconds count: behind GEICO’s unskippable ads

By on March 19, 2015 at 12:07 PM

You choose a video, and then – BAM – an ad pops up, blocking your immediate access to visual delight. What do you do? Hover over “Skip” for 5, 4, 3, 2… but wait! It’s already over! Phew. GEICO’s latest online ad campaign makes a dreaded pre-roll ad seem like a breath of fresh air, […]

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Holiday sweaters, cookies and gingerbread houses keep us cozy

By on December 16, 2014 at 2:28 PM

The holidays are full of traditions and, here at GEICO headquarters in Washington, D.C., my corporate communications colleagues and I recently renewed ours: a cookie throwdown. With 18 different cookies to sample and vote on, everyone left with a sugar buzz, a smile and a bag full of cookies to take home. Chocolate peppermint cookies, […]

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Memory of the Month: GEICO, a groundbreaking company

By on July 24, 2014 at 11:48 AM

Each month, we share an image from GEICO’s past and invite you to exercise your caption-writing skills. On this very day, 57 years ago, GEICO’s founder, Leo Goodwin, sank a shovel into the earth to begin (symbolically, at least) construction of the building that would become GEICO’s new headquarters. With his business steadily growing since […]

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From campus to corporate: a tale of two Wildcats

By on December 13, 2012 at 7:33 AM

GEICO’s college recruiters have great jobs! Their mission: scour universities for future business leaders who want to work for a company filled with opportunity and great people. Two of our newest associates, Emily and Caitlin, December 2012 grads from the University of Arizona, first learned about careers at GEICO during campus visits. They interviewed and […]

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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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