About Us

With over 114 years of experience, Founders Insurance Company based in Des Plaines, IL, actively writes business in 22 states and is a proud member of The Utica National Insurance Group rated “A-” or “Excellent” by the A.M. Best Company.

Our team is made up of experienced, energetic, dedicated and diverse group of 180 + employees with an in-depth knowledge of standard and Excess & Surplus insurance, speaking 19 different languages.
Founders have been awarded a rating of A+ by the Better Business Bureau for our consistent commitment in providing our customers and agents with excellent and reliable service.

We are recognized as leaders in writing private passenger non-standard auto coverages, commercial auto, garage keepers legal and a variety of homeowners coverages. We also have a long standing expertise in providing liquor liability, general liability and special events coverage to the Hospitality Industry.
We pride ourselves on analytics, development of niche products, technology integration, superior underwriting, billing, customer and claims service.

Our headquarters: 1111 E. Touhy Avenue
Des Plaines, IL 60018
Main Phone Number : 847.768.0040
Our web page : www.foundersinsurance.com and www.foundersagents.com

For more information, to inquire about purchasing one of our policies, or the possibility of representing Founders Insurance Company, please e-mail FoundersInsuranceCompanyMarketing@foundersinsurance.com


Business size

101-500 employees


Commercial presence