Founded in 1950 and based at their current location of 1521 SW Salmon Street in Portland since 1976, Elliott, Powell, Baden and Baker has strived to be a leader in the local insurance agency business model based on integrity, service and growth while maintaining a vibrant workplace atmosphere. Our insurance agency is a full service multi lines business model offering Personal Lines (home, auto, liability, rental, boat, etc.), Commercial Lines (business, workers compensation, etc.), Life and Health coverage’s to the public in the Western United States with the bulk of our business generated in Oregon and Washington
Elliott, Powell, Baden and Baker have been recognized as a “Best Practices” insurance agency in Oregon for the years 2004 and 2005. This award is given to 200 agencies nationally and is based on integrity, profitability and growth.
Elliott, Powell, Baden and Baker was recognized in 2005 by the Business Journal as one of the 100 fastest growing private companies in the state of Oregon (#41) with growth of over 100% from 2002 to 2004 ranking as the fastest growing insurance agency in the state of Oregon. We have grown from a staff of 14 to a staff of 35 since the year 2000 all based in our Portland office which has meant more service opportunities for our customers and more money staying in the local Portland Vancouver economy.
We have also been recently recognized as one of the 40 largest insurance agencies by the Business Journal based on the number of sales professionals that work out of our office.
Elliott, Powell, Baden and Baker has also been recognized by Oregon Business Magazine as one of the “100 Best Places to Work” in the state of Oregon two years in a row moving up the list from number 49 to 26 this year. This award is based on many factors including work environment, attraction retention and compensation, decision making and trust, career development and learning and work environment to name a few.
All of those awards wouldn’t mean anything without a great staff that is qualified and eager to help with insurance questions, coverage and the servicing that is required to maintain a high level of consumer satisfaction. We take pride in offering skilled sales professionals, fantastic customer service representatives, in house claims oversight and counseling in an environment that encourages quality and efficiency. We maintain that by providing an exciting work environment with excellent incentives and benefits to our staff; the end result is service to the consumer that is a direct reflection of the exciting work environment that has been created.
We are honored to be recognized as a finalist for the Better Business Bureau’s “Business of the Year” award and look forward to the opportunity to tell our story of integrity, service, growth and success!