The Beaver Valley Independent Insurance Group (BVIIG) is a recently formed, family owned independent insurance agency started by Jim and George FitzSimmons and Chuck Pinchotti. They possess over 60 years of combined business experience as well as numerous advanced degrees in business and finance.
Jim FitzSimmons is a graduate of Geneva College in Beaver Falls, PA with a BS in Human Resource Management. He is an agency principal and licensed insurance agent in PA and Ohio.
Charles (Chuck) Pinchotti is a graduate of Indiana University of PA and has 35 years experience in the financial services arena and has attained several advanced industry designations including Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC), and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU). Mr. Pinchotti is a Registered Representative offering investment and advisory services through Lincoln Financial Securities Corporation, Member SIPC, to Pennsylvania residents.
George FitzSimmons is a graduate of Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana with a BS in Accounting, an MBA from Robert Morris University, and also holds several professional auditing and financial certificates. He is involved with accounting and marketing as well as long range directional planning of the agency.
James (JT) Irons is a graduate of Thiel College with a BS in Business Management. He is a licensed insurance agent in PA & OH.