VW Brown Insurance Service is your trusted independent insurance agency.

Your family, your business and your possessions are all important to you, but you may not know how to best protect them. We have the experience to navigate the unique risks you face, serving as your insurance advisor.

What Sets us Apart

Choice

As an independent insurance agency we have great relationships with many well-known, reputable insurance companies, giving you the power of choice.

Expertise

Our insurance advisors have years of experience in the insurance industry and serve as your advocate from selecting coverage through filing a claim.

Service

Our insurance advisors have a strong passion for insurance and protecting what you value most in business and in life. We treat our customers like family.

58
years of commitment to our clients
28,500
servicing clients in Virginia, Maryland and beyond
5
locations in the DC Metro area

VW Brown Insurance Service is an independent agency since 1960 with locations in Bethesda, MD, Columbia, MD, Frederick, MD, Tysons Corner, VA and Charles Town, WV. We provide personal, business, life and health insurance for customers in 48 states.

We are proud to be one of the largest agencies in the metro areas we service. While being large has never been the goal, we have grown as a result of satisfied customer referrals.

We would be proud to show you our third party referrals from our customers as a result of their claims being handled properly.

Thank you for joining our growing list of satisfied customers.

Our Mission

At VW Brown Insurance Service, we strive to provide a true, concierge client experience which is unique in the insurance industry. We give clients the power of choice from top-rated national and regional insurance carriers.

Some Bragging Rights

F.W. Hirt Quality Agent Award

ERIE Insurance Group

Two-Time Winner

Top Agency 1990-2017

Award for top agency production in personal, business and life insurance

Partnerships and Associations

Trusted Choice of Maryland

Independent Insurance Agents of Maryland

Homepage-Trusted-Choice

Trusted Choice Agent

NAIFA

National Association of Insurance Agents and Financial Advisors

  • Members of the Chambers of Commerce for Columbia, Frederick, Montgomery County and Gaithersburg
  • Our President, Angela K. Ripley, is a part of the National Association of Registered Agents & Brokers Board in Washington, D.C. She was appointed in 2016 by President Barack Obama.
  • Member of ABC Contractors of Baltimore
  • Member of the Jimmy Walker Coffeehouse
  • Member of FSK Coffeehouse
At VW Brown Insurance Service, our mission is very simple. We strive to provide a true, concierge client experience which is unique in the insurance industry. We give clients the power of choice from top-rated national and regional insurance carriers. We offer comprehensive insurance solutions in Bethesda, MD, Columbia, MD, Frederick, MD, Washington, DC, Charles Town, WV, Tysons Corner, VA and throughout the United States.