Chris Burkauskas at Wells Insurance

Our Commercial Lines of insurance cover a huge range of industries from small businesses to heavy-hitters with thousands of employees.

Things happen to us when we least expect it and can sometimes prove to be more than we can handle - that's why I do what I do.

I help business owners protect their most valuable assets: their businesses and their employees. Whether you're an entrepreneur, established CEO, or brave new startup, you need a trusted partner that understands how your business works.

Being invested in what your business needs to be successful helps me create solutions to shield you from the risk of doing what you do, so you can focus on growing your business and pursuing your goals.

From construction to Non-profits, from municipalities to manufacturing, Wells Insurance will tailor a commercial insurance risk management program to your company’s specific needs and goals – however large or small.

Licensed in 48 states and based in Wilmington, NC with offices in Wrightsville Beach, Southport and Myrtle Beach, as well as partner resources located around the World, we can help you everywhere you do business.

We are very experienced with highly unique risk situations, as well as a wealth of niche markets, allowing our team to deliver the best selection of protective products and services that your organization requires.

Shut the Doors on Hurricane Irma - IBHS

Good info for anyone preparing for Hurricane Irma. Stay safe! NEW IBHS Testing Proves Closing Interior Doors Can Reduce Pressure on Roofs and Help Houses Stand Up to High Wind Events

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Insurance firm opens Oleander Drive branch | WilmingtonBiz

Today is the Grand Opening for our new Oleander Branch. Come check us out! A nearly 100-year-old insurance firm headquartered in Wilmington has opened its newest branch. Wells Insurance recently opened its facility at 5712 Oleander Drive in Wilmington, bringing the company's number of brick-and-mortar offices to four.  The firm will hold a grand opening celebration and rib...

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Merry Christmas from Wells Insurance

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A reminder as #hurricanematthew approaches: Have your policy numbers readily available, and program your carrier's claims number into your cell phone. Please contact us at 800-849-1921 if you need help finding this information. #staysafe This page explains what actions to take when you receive a hurricane watch or warning alert from the National Weather Service for your local area. It also provides tips on what to do before, during, and after a hurricane.

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Wells Insurance Awarded IIABA's 2016 Best Practices Status Wells Insurance was selected through a comprehensive nomination and qualifying process and awarded a “Best Practices Agency” designation by IIABA.

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Carolina Beach Boardwalk nominated to best in country list | Port City Daily

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Distracted Driving Statistics

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Top Homeowners Insurance Claims

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Should You Buy Flood Insurance?

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