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About Our Agency

Intra-State Insurance Agency provides comprehensive insurance options.

We are your trusted independent insurance agency.

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Your family, your business, and your possessions are all important to you, but you may not know how to best protect them. We have the experience to navigate the unique risks you face, serving as your insurance advisor.

Intra-State Insurance Agency is an independent multi-line insurance firm serving the needs of Parkersburg, VW, and nine nearby states. We believe the cornerstone of our success is our focus on putting our clients’ needs first.

Our Mission Statement

Since 1983, our mission is to provide you with comprehensive, affordable insurance coverage. Whether you need coverage for yourself or your business, we can find solutions that fit your requirements and your budget.

Our agency was formulated on morals and principles that clients are more than just people we placed insurance with. They are family, friends, and neighbors. They are individuals and businesses that entrust us with protecting their most significant assets.

Agency Stats and Facts
  • We have been operating since 1983.
  • We are family owned and operated for three generations.
  • We have over 190 years of combined industry experience.
  • We are currently offering service nine states: WV, OH, PA, MD, NC, SC, and VA.
  • We are partnered with 12 insurance carriers.
  • We offer over 85 different insurance policies.

With a combined insurance experience of over 190 years, our seasoned advisors are undoubtedly a team you can count on. Our agency represents some of the most reliable carriers allowing the flexibility to design solutions to meet your individual and business needs.

Our Agency History
  • 1983
    Ryan’s grandfather, Fred Fitzer, and uncle, Al Hawkins, founded the agency.
  • 1984
    Eric Fitzer joined Intra-State Insurance Agency as the vice president.
  • 1990
    Eric became Al’s insurance partner.
  • 1991
    Al became the acting president of the agency.
  • 2019
    Ryan Fitzer became the third generation of the Fitzer family to own the agency and is also the current president.
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Memberships & Affiliations

We are proud members in good standing.


We find value in our membership with SIAA.

The Advantage of an Independent Agency Working for You

What makes our independent agency different?

  • Personalized insurance solutions.
  • Friendly, knowledgeable service.
  • Building trusted relationships.
Find Out How

Get the power of choice when it comes to finding the right insurance for your situation. We offer a wide variety of policies and price points to choose from.


Rely on us to simplify the insurance process, from advising you on your risks and solutions, to advocating on your behalf to the insurance company.


Count on us to be there for you every step of the way with personable and professional service so you always have the right coverage for your insurance needs.

Insurance Solutions We Specialize In

We specialize in a variety of coverage options to meet your unique insurance needs.

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