In The News
Date: March 21, 2019

MiniCo Insurance Agency Offers New Specialty Business Owner Policy for Self-Storage Operations

MiniCo's specialty commercial self-storage business owner policy has been upgraded to offer enhanced protection for policyholders and expedited service for insurance agents.

MiniCo Insurance Agency LLCMiniCo Insurance Agency, the leading provider of specialty insurance programs for self-storage operations since 1974, has announced that it will offer an upgraded business owner policy (BOP) for its commercial self-storage insurance program that provides enhanced protection for policyholders and streamlined service for insurance agents. MiniCo will begin writing business on the new specialty commercial self-storage BOP on April 1, 2019.

The key benefits of MiniCo's upgraded BOP include the following:

In addition to the upgraded BOP for self-storage risks, MiniCo offers supporting solutions designed for self-storage risks to include umbrella, workers compensation, multiple cyber insurance options, equipment breakdown, wind/hail deductible buy-back options, and multiple insurance solutions for coastal locations and challenging properties. MiniCo's self-storage BOP and supporting solutions are underwritten by A.M. Best "A" rated carriers.

MiniCo President and CEO Mike Schofield commented, “The effort to upgrade our commercial self-storage BOP has been driven by MiniCo's continuing commitment to our valued independent insurance agents and mutual customers."

About MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC

MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, was founded in 1974 as a provider of specialty insurance products and publications for the self-storage industry. Today the company is a program administrator offering multiple specialty property and casualty insurance products for a variety of unique industries and exposures. MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, the parent company of MiniCo Insurance Agency of Canada, Inc., is a member of the Aran Insurance Services Group. For more information, visit

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Dan Sommer
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
MiniCo Insurance Agency
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