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Alta Insurance Agency Joins Archibald Insurance Center

Welcome Alta Insurance Agency

Idaho-based Archibald Insurance Center is excited to announce their acquisition of Alta Insurance Agency. Jimmie Scrogum, co-owner of Alta Insurance, and his six staff members have joined Archibald Insurance and Leavitt Group.

“We’re incredibly excited to be part of Archibald Insurance Center and Leavitt Group and can’t wait to support and contribute as we go on this insurance journey with them,” shared Jimmie. “This is a great opportunity for us and all our great customers to have more options and have continued great service.”

Alta Insurance began in Idaho Falls and has since added an office in Twin Falls. The agency’s mission is to help their community by providing policies personalized to each client’s needs. They keep their local community as their number one priority.

Aaron Cottle, Archibald Insurance’s agency co-owner, said “We’re thrilled that Jimmie and the Alta team have joined with us to help serve their clients’ insurance needs. They will bring a great team and two new locations to the table so we can provide an array of insurance options to even more of Idaho’s residents and business owners.”

For the time being, Alta Insurance will be keeping the Alta name and branding. Their staff, contact information, website, and locations also remain the same.

If any questions about this new acquisition, please contact Aaron Cottle,

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