Meyer Named OVIA Mexico Office Manager and Earns NYS Insurance License.

Oswego, NY – Ann Meyer has been promoted to office manager at Oswego Valley Insurance Agencies (OVIA) Mexico Office (The Hollister Agency), and has also earned her New York State Property and Casualty Insurance License, according to OVIA President Chuck Harrington.

Meyer is shown pictured recently with Jim Poindexter, OVIA Vice President (right); and Verner Drohan, OVIA Treasurer.

OVIA is the umbrella organization for companies that have included: Streeter & Van Sanford, Dowd & Harrington, The Barrett Agency, The Hollister Agency, and Cantwell and Associates. Their offices are conveniently located in Oswego, Fulton, Phoenix, Brewerton, Mexico, and Clayton.

“We are pleased to recognize Ann with this promotion to office manager at our Mexico office, as well as for her NYS insurance license,” said Harrington. “Her leadership, management and customer service skills will be of great benefit to our customers in Mexico and surrounding areas.”

Meyer, who resides in Mexico, has a daughter and son. She has worked for Hollister Agency/OVIA for 23 years.

OVIA was founded in 1997 upon the merger of two longstanding local insurance agencies that provided service to the community since the late 1800s. Dowd & Harrington, Inc. and Streeter & VanSanford, Inc. merged to form OVIA, and today operate six offices in Oswego, Onondaga and Jefferson Counties including Oswego, Fulton, Phoenix, Brewerton, Mexico, and Clayton. Their offices service over 10,000 clients.

OVIA offers customers a broad range of business and personal insurance, including property, liability, automobile, health and financial products.

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