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AGENCY PROFILE
Dawkins & Associates Insurors, Inc., is a family owned and operated Independent Insurance Agency with agency roots back to 1932 and exists today through a series of agency acquisitions and mergers over those years. We manage risks and save money for Personal Consumers and Small, Medium and Large Businesses throughout greater North and South Carolina. We continue to monitor the Insurance climate and keep you placed with A Rated Insurance Carriers with the correct coverage's and fair pricing, working with integrity and diligence to make sure that you continue to receive the best possible service whether you have been with our agency for 6 months, 6 years or 60 years! 
AGENCY HISTORY TIMELINE

1975

John R. Dawkins, III – begins career in Insurance – later formsProgressive Insurance Agency. 

1989

Merger of Progressive Insurance Agency with Johnson Sumner Morse Agency located at 402 East Washington Street, Rockingham NC , John R. Dawkins, III becomes General Manager of 
Johnson Sumner Morse 

1990

John R. Dawkins, III purchases Johnson Sumner Morse and renames as Progressive Insurors, Inc. 

February 1998

Purchases the “old” Richmond County Health Department Building located at 870 Rockingham Road, Rockingham NC and begins complete renovation/remodel of building for future home of
Progressive Insurors, Inc. 

September 1998

Remodel of the new location at 870 Rockingham Road, Rockingham NC for Progressive Insurors, Inc , is completed and the agency closes the location at 402 East Washington Street, Rockingham NC.
 

October 9, 1998

Grand Opening of Progressive Insurors, Inc, at 870 Rockingham Road, Rockingham NC, including Ribbon cutting with Richmond County Chamber of Commerce. 

January 1999

John's son, Jonathan Dawkins, joined the agency carrying forward the family owned agency into the 2nd Generation of ownership. 

October 2001

Progressive Insurors, Inc, changes name to Dawkins & Associates Insurors, Inc., to more reflect the family owned aspect of the agency since 1975 by John R. Dawkins, III and future ownership by his son Jonathan Dawkins.