More About Gordon Tower Insurance Agency
Michael J. Bodnar, President and Owner of Gordon/Tower Insurance Agency has lived in Lakewood with his wife Mary and 3 children, Dillon, Franchesca & Garrett for 17 years. He has been successfully selling insurance as a licensed agent to a wide variety of customers for the past 26 years. With a BSBA from Cleveland State University, Michael started his insurance career with Allstate in 1988. He became an independent agent in 1994 with Tower Insurance. He took over the helm at Gordon Tower Insurance in June 2007 when prior owner Bob Gordon retired. Michael has received accolades, for retaining his challenging status of designated Sr Partner by Grange Insurance for many consecutive years at Gordon Tower Insurance.
Sherry Russo, Customer Service Specialist has been providing excellent customer care for the past 17 years at Gordon/Tower Insurance. The daughter of former owner Bob Gordon, Sherry is well organized, efficient and a self-starter who has been a pivotal part of the success of Gordon Tower Insurance. When customers call Sherry, they know they are in good hands. Sherry always has a smile in her voice and is willing to lend a helping hand.
Mary L. Bodnar, Marketing Manager has provided marketing services in a diversity of industries since her graduation from Bowling Green State University in 1986 where she obtained her Marketing Degree. She handles the marketing, website and PR for Gordon Tower Insurance. In addition, she has a strong sales background and like assisting customers when needed. Mary obtained her Property& Casualty Insurance License in May 2014.
Our strength comes through relationships we have built with our customers and business partners. The benefits we offer our customers are peace of mind and our promise of protection which is supported by a commitment to service excellence provided by us. Our success is based upon sharing knowledge, building trust, ethical conduct, financial integrity and respect for all people.
Michael Bodnar’s Business Philosophy
I Listen: It is my practice to not only hear my clients but listen to what they are saying. I need to know your wants, needs and motives in buying insurance. I have the knowledge: I have at my disposal all of the resources necessary to assist you in the entire process of buying insurance. The tools available to me through Gordon Tower Insurance and my years of experience have made me knowledgeable in all facets of the insurance industry. My longstanding relationships with people affiliated with the insurance industry and services associated with claims, repairs, towing and home repairs available through my outsourcing and networking at Gordon Tower Insurance allows me to provide sources to you in your time of need. I Counsel: This is where my great resources and in-depth market knowledge come into play. Recent changes in the insurance industry, state laws, rules and regulations, information about specific insurance markets and current market trends have an impact on what an insured should pay for a certain type of policy. My goal is to achieve the best possible coverage at a fair price for my clients.
Knowledgeable & great to work with
Strongsville resident Karen Freedman says “Michael Bodnar is knowledgeable and great to work with. He always has an encouraging word and has been a huge help when we have had to make a claim on our insurance.”
Hardworking & quick to respond
Akron resident Amy Friday says “Michael is dependable, hardworking and is quick to respond. He has been there for us when we needed him, especially when our daughter was in a car accident. He helped us and answered all of our questions in a timely manner.”
Professional and Experienced