Tag: GEICO

GEICO recognizes teens for drug and alcohol prevention programs

By on May 1, 2015 at 2:24 PM

By guest blogger Christine Tasher Fueled by lots of teenage energy and exuberance, award ceremonies took place in several Maryland and Virginia high schools last week when GEICO recognized students’ efforts to promote good decisions – on the road, on dates, at school and in the community. Working with the Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP), […]

Posted in: Safety and Insurance Issues


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Memory of the Month: Let’s play two!

By on April 28, 2015 at 3:03 PM

Each month, we share an image from GEICO’s past and invite you to comment or exercise your caption-writing skills. Be still, my heart. I’ve been playing softball for at least 35 years now, so scenes like these really appeal to me. Back in the day – and I’m guessing that day was around 1970 – […]

Posted in: Working at GEICO


Inside GEICO’s IT operations: cutting-edge technology, challenging projects

By on April 22, 2015 at 2:15 PM

When looking for a career in information technology, job candidates search for a company where they can put their expertise to work with cutting-edge technology and contribute to challenging projects. That’s exactly why Qianqian Yu joined GEICO 10 years ago. She had previously worked for different consulting firms before making the decision to join GEICO. […]

Posted in: IT @ GEICO, Working at GEICO


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Five reasons to enter the GEICO #BrakeTheHabit video contest

By on April 20, 2015 at 4:36 PM

GEICO’s #BrakeTheHabit video contest kicked off this month; we’re asking young drivers to tell us why they don’t drive distracted. You should enter the video contest if: You are tired of giving your friends and family the evil eye for driving distracted. You’re a whiz taking videos (video camera, iPhone, Vine or Instagram) You want […]

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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 […]

Posted in: Odds & Ends, Working at GEICO


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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 […]

Posted in: Marketing & Communications, Odds & Ends


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, […]

Posted in: Marketing & Communications


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