SOURCE: Westfield Insurance

Westfield Insurance

May 09, 2011 10:45 ET

Westfield Insurance Launches Education-Focused Website for High School Students

WESTFIELD CENTER, OH--(Marketwire - May 9, 2011) - Westfield Insurance, an Ohio-based insurance carrier, has launched its education-focused website at www.ShareDriveExcel.com, an interactive resource and community hub for high school students, parents, educators and the general public.

Inspiration for the website came from Westfield's commitment to the achievements of young adults, including its sponsorship of seven high school academic quiz shows, and its focus on teen driver safety, academic excellence and career building initiatives.

"We're excited to launch ShareDriveExcel.com as a way to reach younger audiences with information and resources to help guide them during critical points in their lives," said Terri Grimm, marketing communications leader for Westfield Insurance. "By offering valuable content that can be easily consumed and shared online, we hope to build a forum where teens can collaborate and gain support from each other on important issues."

Website Features
The site highlights academic quiz shows, teen driving, academic programs and career resources. Each section contains content for students, as well as resources for parents and advisors seeking tools to help inform their teens.

The site also hosts an interactive media room and social media connections like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Several areas also offer on-site commenting opportunities, with future plans of enhancing social sharing and multimedia features.

Academic Quiz Shows: Participants, fans, advisors and the general public can learn about Westfield's academic quiz shows, and keep updated on scores, features, events and more.

Teen Driving: With content designed specifically for newly licensed drivers, teens and parents can access resources, including facts, tips and quizzes on driving safety, training, car maintenance and auto insurance.

Academic Programsand Career Resources: High school students and educators alike can learn about Westfield's education programs and insurance career opportunities, as well as utilize online resources such as tips on resumes and interviews.

About Westfield Insurance
In business for more than 163 years, Westfield Insurance provides commercial and personal insurance in 21 active states and surety services to customers in 31 states. Westfield is one of the nation's 50 largest property and casualty insurance groups, represented by a network of over 1,100 independent insurance agencies. Westfield Bank provides banking solutions for businesses and individuals, and Westfield Services provides service and training support for independent insurance agencies. Learn more about Westfield Insurance at www.WestfieldInsurance.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:

    Terri Grimm
    Marketing Communications Leader
    800.243.0210, 6055
    Email Contact