Our mission is to treat each person we come in contact with as we want to be treated.
Contemporary Insurance was established in May 2000 by Darlene Imbesi to serve Berks County and its surrounding areas. We stand behind our motto of “A Modern Name with Old-Fashioned Service.” Outstanding customer service and many years of sales experience are just two of the many unparalleled assets we can offer our clients. Evening and weekend hours are also available for the convenience of today’s busy families.
With a full line of property/casualty insurance products, including automobile and homeowners, as well as commercial and life insurance products and services, we have your best interests in mind and want to make sure you are adequately covered at all times. We strive persistently for excellence in serving you at Contemporary Insurance. Our agency offers a total commitment of our resources – our people, our products and our expertise. We advise you on the right coverage or combination of coverage for your insurance needs. Contemporary Insurance is committed to bringing you prompt and efficient claims service at the time of a loss. We are proud of the broad scope of coverage we can offer you through our insurance companies, some of the largest and most progressive companies in the country.
The Philosophy of Contemporary Insurance, Inc. is that our mission can best be fulfilled through policies and practices which offer the best advantages for service to our customers and that maximally benefit our clients. While some policies are changed and amended from time to time as conditions change, the basic spirit never changes: that each client should be treated with fairness, dignity and respect.
Being a native of Reading, Darlene established Contemporary Insurance in 2000 to represent the Erie Insurance Group. Her insurance career began while working for an independent insurance agency representing numerous companies. With over 30 years of insurance experience, she enjoys all aspects of the insurance business - sales, marketing and management responsibilities. She remains active in assisting clients with all aspects of their insurance needs. When not in the office, she enjoys traveling, gardening, and especially spending time with her family!
Greg joined the family business in 2009. He maintains office efficiency by organizing office operations and procedures. His responsibilities include, but are not limited to, payment processing, e-file maintenance and overseeing marketing and advertising. He is always willing to assist with general customer service questions. Greg enjoys travel and cheering on his favorite sports teams: Penn State, the Philadelphia Eagles and the Philadelphia Phillies. In his spare time, he is an avid “DIY-er,” and is learning to become a home brewer!
It seems that the cost of just about everything is on the rise these days. We can help you make sure that your auto insurance premium isn’t one of them. With ERIE Rate Lock SM, you can lock in your auto insurance rate so you’ll pay the same premium year after year.Read More
Here’s how ERIE Rate Lock works. We’ll lock in your auto rate until you do one of the following:
Contemporary Insurance, Inc. is licensed to conduct business in Pennsylvania and Maryland. The information on this site is a solicitation to conduct business only in the states of Pennsylvania and Maryland.