Your journey to greater independence starts here.

Embark powered by Keystone can

help your agency grow exponentially.

Keystone is known for its community of larger, well established independent insurance agencies. We recognize that not every agency fits that model and many agencies not quite as large still offer the talent and drive to differentiate themselves. That’s why we’ve launched Embark – a platform designed for smaller agencies looking to grow while leveraging the resources of a national partnership.


Embark is a focused program aimed to help agencies with business planning and aligning the resources needed to execute the plan. Agencies still benefit from the same community access and expertise as all agencies in Keystone’s network.

Is Embark right for you?

Revenue under $1M

Has been in business since 2010, or with seasoned ownership

Or agency owner working with experience on the carrier side

Or former captive agency looking to grow your business

Desires to remain independently owned and operated

Writing primarily small commercial and personal lines

Profitable with carriers

Needs access to carrier service centers to alleviate administrative burden

Embark helps you achieve optimal growth by leveraging services that you may not be able to access solo.


Profit sharing opportunities with core carriers

Ability to network with hundreds of agencies willing to share growth tips and experiences


Individualized business planning, focusing on agency’s goals and needs

Service from any of Keystone’s teams of experts such as claims and risk management, agency management, and producer training


Access to customer service centers with core carriers

Access to our Insurance Placement Services team for assistance with select BOP and Work Comp business placement

Your journey to greater independence starts with Embark.

We’re helping agencies grow like never before.