Looking Back, Moving Forward

Looking Back, Moving Forward Part I: Who Is Petschauer Insurance?
February 28, 2015

WHO IS PETSCHAUER INSURANCE The exciting news is out…. Petschauer Insurance is getting ready to move to a new professional office in Garden City, Long Island, NY. This space will allow us to keep growing as a firm. Petschauer Insurance is an Independent Insurance Agency with over 50 year experience that is privately held by […]

Looking Back, Moving Forward, Part II: In The Beginning
February 27, 2015

IN THE BEGINNING: THE HISTORY OF THE FOUNDERS OF PETSCHAUER INSURANCE John Petschauer was born in Austria in 1933.  He loved farming, singing, dancing and sports, especially skiing and soccer.  When he was 16 years old John immigrated to Ridgewood, NY after WWII. During this very difficult time for the world; John knew that America […]

Looking Back, Moving Forward Part III: John Petschauer’s Passion
February 24, 2015

  HOW DID INSURANCE BECOME JOHN PETSCHAUER’S PASSION? As a young man with the Korean War underway, John realized that joining the U.S. Air Force would be his best opportunity for learning by seeing the world.  His travels took him all over the US as well as Africa.  He loved learning different languages, math and […]

Looking Back, Moving Forward Part IV: The Legacy Continues
February 20, 2015

THE PETSCHAUER LEGACY CONTINUES The value of family and community was so integral to my dad, John Petschauer – or JP as we lovingly called him – as a person and as a professional.  He looked to his family to continue to develop and perpetuate his business.  JP always embraced the concept of moving forward.  […]

Looking Back, Moving Forward Part V: The Future of Petschauer Insurance
February 10, 2015

PETSCHAUER INSURANCE…. MOVING FORWARD We have grown from a staff of 3 to 14 insurance professionals and now we have grown out of our space here in Ridgewood. And with the goal of the Petschauer Legacy continuing, we needed to find a new home with more space.  Hence the move so we can grow. Our […]