State National Companies Launches New and Easy to Navigate Website Iteration

Updates to give users a friendly and effortless online and mobile experience as well as access to industry thought leadership.

Bedford, TX, September 24, 2020 — State National Companies today launched a refreshed Updated with a clean modern new look, the website is accessible both online and via mobile.

New features include straightforward navigation, a company blog, and easily downloadable white papers and case studies — ensuring access to timely industry information for partners and potential clients.

“We have been dedicated to simplifying the complexities of insurance since 1973,” said Executive Vice President Trace Ledbetter. “Our focus has always been about superior service and advanced technology. Our new website will help to show how we provide both and will tell a stronger story of our market prominence, all in a simple to navigate setting. I know our partners and prospects will find our new website exceptionally insightful.”

Visitors to the site will find useful information about State National’s Lender Services and Program Services divisions, including portfolio protection services and turnkey insurance fronting services. There are specialized sections for credit unions, banks, and finance companies, and a careers section highlighting positions available both at State National Companies and at parent company Markel. State National worked with ad agency Kelly & Associates in Memphis, TN, to design the new site.

“Our new website functionality and design is incredible,” said Maria McLendon, State National’s Vice President of Marketing. “Transcending beyond who we are and what we do, it takes a deep dive into helpful and relevant topics for our clients and prospects. Whether it’s our white paper about using artificial intelligence to streamline financial services or a video case study showing how a lender saved money or better served their borrowers, there’s really something for everyone. It also provides a reflection of our company culture and values and showcases the industry-wide value we provide as a thought leader.”

In addition to design, Kelly & Associates equipped with behind-the-scenes SEO to help partners and potential clients discover State National’s applicable thought-leadership expertise from search engine websites.

The new site is the 5th iteration of since its initial creation in November of 1998.


About State National Companies

State National Companies, Inc. is a leading specialty provider of property and casualty insurance services operating in two niche markets across the United States. In its Lender Services segment, the Company specializes in providing portfolio protection solutions that insure autos, mortgages, and other collateral for loans made by credit unions, banks, and specialty finance companies. In its Program Services segment, the Company leverages its “A” (Excellent) A.M. Best rating, expansive licenses, and trusted reputation to provide access to the U.S. property and casualty insurance market in exchange for ceding fees. State National Companies is a division of Markel, a Fortune 500 holding company for insurance, reinsurance, and investment operations. To learn more, please visit and connect on LinkedIn.


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Maria McLendon, Vice President of Marketing

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