For generations, Morris & Garritano has been noted for our superior service, purpose-focused culture, and workplace satisfaction. Our clients are happy to work with us and our people are happy to work for us.

Our agency has been recognized locally and nationally for our excellence in workplace productivity, client services, and employee engagement. All these honors couldn’t be possible without the dedicated people working hard to make it happen! We place a large emphasis on regular, internal recognition with our annual peer and executive level awards.

Agency Awards

IJ Top P/C Agency 2023
Best Places to Work Awards logo
2023 MVP AM Logo
Family Friendly Workplace award logo
Fastest Growing Companies 2023 logo
OCBJ Leaders of Influence logo
IIABA Best Practices logo
2022 Agents of the Year Award logo

Client Testimonials

Since meeting Jennifer Schwab many years ago, the entire team at Morris & Garritano has been exceptional. They have stayed on top of renewals by making sure we have the best pricing along with the best possible coverage. They are all so willing to invest time into our needs and are always asking questions to make sure we are getting all our needs met.

Mike & Thelma Dougherty, Dougherty’s Guest House

We consider M&G part of our Team. Every day we are challenged with unique events that are outside our scope of expertise, but with their support and available resources we feel like we take on any challenge presented to us. Kely Blackburn is our go-to Human Resource technical support and we feel confident that her intentions are always with our best interests in mind.

Ben Quick, Pacific Coast Well Drilling, Inc.

Every avenue of support I explored with Morris and Garritano has been a fantastic service experience. From straightforward business insurance questions to assistance with employee healthcare needs to challenging human resources situations, the entire team at Morris and Garritano has been our trusted advisors for years.

Garret Olson, SLO Food Bank

It turns out who your insurance broker is MATTERS in a big way! We have two large construction companies and since making the switch put our insurance in Travis’s hands, it feels like the burden of trying to sift through all our daily insurance needs has been lifted. The entire team at Morris & Garritano has been instrumental in providing value to our company. It’s a true culture of delivering the best service.

Karly Smith, Toste Construction, Inc. / Toste Grading & Paving, Inc.

We have been a client of Morris & Garritano for many years. They have continued to be attentive to our needs as if we were their customers for the first time. Ben always works hard to find the best plan for our company and his team goes the extra mile to help our employees – no matter the situation. Without hesitation I would recommend them to anyone looking for an insurance company that truly cares.

Mary Cooper, Pacific Vineyard

Year after year, M&G makes the lives of us HR folks easier and easier. From the initial outreach, to open enrollment meetings, and being available to answer employee questions, he support we get from M&G goes above and beyond.

Jenn Stubbs, iPromote

Morris & Garritano has been a company that have exceeded our expectations and always have provided the help we need. Leanna Garbi has never let me down in helping during new enrollment and any employee changes. Dan Troy, is a kind, patient, and very experienced advisor who also has helped us when needed. We have always been provided the tools we need when it comes to our insurance coverage and Morris and Garritano has always been there for us.

Lisa Ramos, Cole Chrysler Dodge Jeep

I have always appreciated Morris & Garritano Insurance and their vast knowledge of the construction industry to guide us through the maze of insurance and make the best decisions for our company.

Cheryl Talbott, Cinderella Showcase

The level of service and professionalism I’ve received from Morris & Garritano is unparalleled.

Justin Vandercook, Blackbird Contracting Services, Inc.

Morris & Garritano’s service goes beyond just providing insurance. They have been very helpful in providing guidance and insight into which products best suit our company’s needs as they change and evolve with the growth of our business.

Tim Tillman, NK Builders, Inc.

Morris and Garritano has earned our business and our trust because their agents are proactive, communicative, problem-solvers. They contribute to our success by saving us time, adding valuable products to our employee benefits package and finding us the best insurance coverage at the most competitive prices.

Sage Ecological Landscapes

We have always been grateful for the support and professionalism from everyone at Morris and Garritano, but if it were not for the steadfast support and the competency of Michael Schedler during our communications with CalOSHA, we would not have had the expertise and experience in knowing how to navigate and respond to their inquiries.

Tara Kasarjian, San Luis Auto Salvage

We have been doing business in SLO county for over 20 years. We have worked with several insurance companies, but none have been able to serve our company’s insurance needs as well as Morris & Garritano. We highly recommend them as they are quick to respond, professional, and offer the best competitive rates for all insurance needs.

Chris & Deanne Martinelli, Martinelli Landscape Construction, Inc.

Mark has been instrumental in helping us determine a strategic and affordable risk management program. He has been extremely knowledgeable and professional in all of our communications. I couldn’t be happier working with Mark and Morris & Garritano.

Fred Zammataro, Schramsberg Winery

I think that insurance is only as good as your Broker and while I worry about a great many things I do not worry about our insurance as I feel we have the best of the best in Morris and Garritano.

James W. Brabeck, Farm Supply Company

Every time we have a Workers’ Compensation question, I know I can call or e-mail Mary Jean and she will get back to me immediately with an answer. She has the knowledge and experience we trust.

Veronica Burnell, Radiology Associates

Kely Blackburn, Morris & Garritano’s HR Business Consultant, is an invaluable resource. She consistently proves to be prompt and professional. Kely thoroughly explains complex regulatory compliance requirements while somehow making it all seem simple and concise. I recommend Kely’s reliable service to everyone in business as we navigate the everchanging HR laws.

Jessica Steely, Semmes & Co. Builders

We’ve worked with Morris & Garritano for more than a decade. They’ve responded to our evolving needs during that span and have become a trusted insurance partner to us.

Arielle Ballard, Fresno Guest Homes

We are pleased to express our profound satisfaction with Morris & Garritano, a pivotal partner that has significantly elevated our efforts at Campus Kids Connection, Inc. Their response times have ensured swift and efficient support, instilling a sense of security in our day-to-day operations. Our main point of contact, Kyle Falce’s, hands-on approach and personalized commitment to CKC’s organization have been instrumental in tailoring solutions that precisely align with our unique organizational needs. His team’s dedication and transparent communication have not only strengthened our coverage but also cultivated a trustful relationship, positioning M&G as an invaluable asset to our organization’s success.

Paolina Peacock, Campus Kids Connection, Inc.

As a nonprofit, we are always looking for ways to cut our costs. While at the same time, we need to minimize our risks. M&G provides excellent customer service while also understanding our needs. In addition, the HR support has been invaluable over the years! And the healthcare support to our staff is a greatly appreciated part of their benefits package. We love M&G and the service and care they show our entire organization.

Jennifer Adams, Lumina Alliance

Employee Recognition

Executive Excellence

An employee who demonstrates strong Core Values, is a role model for other employees, and has made a strong contribution to the agency or a significant positive impact to our clients.


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Greg Morris Award Recipient

An employee who exemplifies our core values, embodies the spirit of Greg Morris as a warm, compassionate, and collaborative person who stands above their peers and is highly regarded by executive, management, and coworkers.

Kim Garcia

Commercial Account Manager Supervisor

PROPS Awards

An employee who demonstrates strength in one or more of our Core Values, as nominated by their peers.
Do the Right Thing | Love What You Do | Always Be Improving | Go the Extra Mile | Build Collaborative Relationships


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