Located in Pittsfield, MA is Colt Insurance, an independent insurance agency which Cross Insurance acquired on the 12th of October. Colt was founded in 1936 by Samuel G. Colt and appointed the district agency for Aetna Life Insurance Company. Eighty years later, Colt not only offers life insurance, but a full suite of services, including, but not limited to: private passenger auto, homeowners, personal umbrella, medical professional, commercial mult-peril, workers’ compensation, commercial property, and health and disability. With such a wide range of product offerings, Colt has positioned itself to service many of the varied insurance needs of the Berkshire region,
With the addition of Colt Insurance, Cross Insurance now services a significant portion of insurance business in the Berkshire region. Cross now operates two branches in Berkshire County: Colt Insurance Agency, Inc., and Cross Surety – Dalton.