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The latest happenings at OceanPoint Insurance Agency.

OceanPoint win AFLAC Award

OceanPoint Recognized As AFLAC CT/RI’s Top Producing Broker

On January 26th, 2018, at the Downtown Hartford Marriott, AFLAC (Connecticut and Rhode Island) presented OceanPoint Insurance with the prestigious Top Producing Broker Award for the agency’s 2017 sales performance.

Employees Share Gift of Warmth and Reading for Local Youth

Employees of  OceanPoint Insurance Agency and BankNewport (OPIA) recently created 60 youth literacy kits and 60 no sew fleece blankets in partnership with the United Way of Rhode Island.  The service projects were part of the Bank and OPIA’s annual workplace giving campaign in support of the United Way. The youth literacy kits included a Clifford […]

Kind Heart, Fresh Start Collection to Benefit Local Shelters

The community is invited to join BankNewport and OceanPoint Insurance this summer to support local shelters by donating personal care items during the “Kind Heart, Fresh Start” collection drive. Starting Monday, August 1 through Monday, August 15, all BankNewport and OceanPoint locations will be accepting community donations of toiletry items, including bars of soap, travel […]


BankNewport to Open Branch at Chapel View

BankNewport  President and CEO, Sandra J. Pattie announced plans to open a new branch office in the first floor space of Building 4000 at Chapel View in Cranston in September 2016. BankNewport has signed a 15-year lease for the new 2,700-square-foot branch at Chapel View. Located at the main entrance off of Sockanosset Cross Road […]

OceanPoint Coventry

OceanPoint Insurance Opens New Location to Better Service Clients in the West Bay

NEWS RELEASE Coventry, RI – January 13, 2015 In an effort to offer enhanced service to its clients, OceanPoint Insurance announced the opening of its newest location within the BankNewport branch located at 730 Centre of New England Boulevard in Coventry, RI. The opening of OceanPoint’s third location provides its clients with additional insurance and […]

OceanPoint Insurance Agency Proudly Supports The Boys and Girls Club of Newport County, Inc

OceanPoint Insurance and The Selective Insurance Group Foundation Collaborate to Provide Matching Grants Middletown, RI (July 17, 2014) – OceanPoint Insurance and The Selective Insurance Group Foundation joined forces to support the positive efforts of The Boys and Girls Club of Newport County, Inc through a $1,000.00 grant. “Through the variety of programs the Boys and […]

OceanPoint and BankNewport Host “Feed the Kids” Summer Food Drive

OceanPoint Insurance Agency and BankNewport invite the community to join us this summer to show support for the Rhode Island Community Food Bank in its efforts to provide food for local children in need. Beginning Monday, July 7 through Saturday, July 19, all OceanPoint and BankNewport locations will be collection locations for community donations of […]

OceanPoint Named One of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work

OceanPoint Insurance Agency has been named one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in Rhode Island. The Best Places to Work program is presented by the Providence Business News (PBN), and is based on the program created and conducted by the Best Companies Group. This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, […]

OceanPoint Employees Earn CPIA Designation

Stephanie Federici, financial services account manager, Doug Guilbert, account executive, and Christina Mohr, commercial lines account manager, were awarded the Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA) designation at the Independent Agents of RI Annual Education Awards Luncheon. The CPIA designation recognizes leaders in the insurance industry for professionalism, commitment to sales training, and technical results. To […]

OceanPoint Announces the Addition of Raymond Insurance

  NEWS RELEASE Middletown, RI – January 6, 2014 OceanPoint Insurance Agency has announced that it has acquired Raymond Insurance of Coventry, RI, to expand insurance services in the West Bay area.  Additionally, Kim Raymond, principal of Raymond Insurance, has accepted the position of Vice President of West Bay Operations for OceanPoint. Recognizing the opportunity […]

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BankNewport and OceanPoint Insurance Agency Children’s Book Drive

Date: June 17-29, 2013 We Need Your Help to Collect Over 1,000 Children’s Books for Local Youth!   BankNewport, OceanPoint Insurance Agency (OPIA) and the United Way of Rhode Island’s Women’s Leadership Council are partnering with Books Are Wings on a children’s book drive that will run from June 17 through June 29 at all BankNewport […]

OceanPoint and BankNewport Win the Highest Level of Worksite Health Award!

I am pleased to announce, on May 29, 2013, BankNewport will be awarded the “Exemplary” category award for the 2nd year in a row, by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island and The Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce. The 19th Annual Worksite Health Awards ceremony held at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick. This is […]