July 8, 2011
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Alumni Association Partners with Nationwide Insurance

VALDOSTA -- The Valdosta State University Alumni Association is pleased to announce a long-term relationship with Nationwide Insurance to provide alumni special discounts.

Nationwide®, based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by A.M. Best, a full-service credit rating organization dedicated to serving the insurance industry.

With Nationwide®, alumni will enjoy:

• One Stop Convenience -- insurance for your car, home, motorcycle, boat, RV and more.

• Outstanding Service -- in person, online and by phone.

• On Your Side® Reviews -- free insurance consultation and assessment.

• Blue Ribbon Claim Services -- pre-screened repair shops and guaranteed repairs.

John Trombetta, director of VSU Alumni Relations, led the rigorous and thorough review process to select Nationwide as the alumni association’s exclusive insurance provider.

“We are thrilled to have Nationwide ‘on our side’ as a partner to provide insurance products for alumni,” Trombetta said.
“We value their commitment to VSU Alumni Association programs and services and look forward to the outstanding customer service and discounts we know they will provide our alumni.”

The agreement with Nationwide provides special discounts for Valdosta State University alumni. Alumni may go online at www.nationwide.com, contact a local Nationwide agent or call 1-866-238-1426 for more information about the services and discounts associated with VSU's affiliation with the insurance provider. Look for updates and more information about the program at the VSU Alumni Relations website, www.valdostastate.org.