Brown’s Insurance Agency Inc. was founded by William E. Brown as a sole proprietorship 7/1/76, and incorporated 4/1/78.In 1980, his son Jeffrey N. Brown obtained his insurance license, and came to work full time in 1983 after graduating from Radford University with a degree in Finance/Insurance.
Michael C. Brown became licensed in 1984 and came to work full time in 1985 after attending The College of William & Mary.
On July 1, 1988, William E Brown sold the business to his sons, Jeff & Mike Brown. Over the past 28 years since the sale, BIA has acquired two other agencies (Wilmer Hutchison Agency & Passmore Insurance & Bonding) and grown its client base from $3,000,000 in annual paid premium to the current $10,400,000 in annual paid premium. The number of employees has grown from 4 in 1988 to 13 in 2016. The main office has remained in Manassas, VA, and moved to its present location on Prince William Street in 2004.