Learn More About – Marilyn De Vito

Tell us a little bit about your background.
I am originally from the New England area but have called Bradenton home for more than half of my life. My background is in business, secretarial, and accounting work. I recently celebrated my 6 year anniversary with Boyd Insurance & Investments in July 2020.
What are your key accomplishments in your field/ on the job?
I am proud to assist management and staff in a wide variety of tasks.
Why did you choose to work in this industry?
Everyone needs insurance. Insurance offers a great opportunity to work with people and interact with clients. I like that this industry is fast-paced and uses the latest technologies in safeguarding the public against disaster.
Tell us about your approach to customer service.
I first listen to the client’s needs and then provide them with a professional, conscious, and knowledgeable response to earn their respect and continued business.

What would your pet say about you if we asked for a reference?

She likes taking care of others, especially me. She is friendly, but a bit of a disciplinarian, not to a fault. She is also organized, a self-starter, and keeps things ship-shape down to my exercise program.
Describe yourself using only film titles.
A Star is Born, Mona Lisa Smile, Eat Pray Love, I.Q., Legally Blonde, Jungle Book, How to Train Your Dragon, Mary Poppins!
What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
Love many, trust few. Always paddle your own canoe. Take care of your teeth and feet!
What’s the last song you listened to?
All of Me by John Legend
Is there something that excites you so much it keeps you awake the night before?
The night before traveling to visit family.
Describe the most incredible view you’ve ever seen.
My grandchildren laughing and watching whales in the ocean.
What’s your pizza order?
Plain cheese