About GNG

The original Goodhart Agency Inc., was founded in 1904 by Edwin J. Goodhart.
For more than one hundred years Goodhart has been a full service insurance
agency, serving the insurance needs of individuals, families and
businesses throughout the east coast and midwest. Goodhart West Insurance
Agency was established in 2009 to service individuals, families and businesses
on the West Coast.

At GNG we deal with only the top rated carriers, the largest in the industry. We
service your claims and have earned a reputation for commitment and
dedication to our customers. Experienced account executives and attentive
service personnel keep up a proud tradition. The GNG team are a pleasure to
deal with.

Michael Berr, CEO of Goodhart National Gorman Agency, Inc. , and Goodhart
West Insurance Agency has been an insurance professional for more than 40
years. Throughout his experience as an insurance broker, Mr. Berr has shown
himself to be an innovator of special real estate insurance programs. His vast
knowledge of the insurance marketplace has enabled him to offer the most
coverage and maximum credits available, with reduced rates to his clientele.
His clients represent many large real estate owner/management firms.
Michael Berr acquired Goodhart in 1988 and has carried the tradition of
excellence of service and competitive insurance pricing. The Goodhart name
has been a respected presence in New York and environs since its establishment
in 1904. Today, GNG takes pride in its professional staff of over 20 who are
devoted to providing insurance protection for our valued clients.

GNG are licensed brokers and agents. We are licensed in multiple states. By
representing many leading insurance companies, GNG will look to find the best
combination of price, coverage and choice of insurance programs.

At GNG we have four major departments of insurance.

  1. Our Real Estate Insurance Department develops and maintains portfolios
    for prominent owners and developers.

  2. Our Commercial Business Insurance Department deals with retail, manufacturers and industrial risks.

  3. Our Personal Insurance Department provides protection for residences, autos and related assets.

  4. Our Life Insurance and Benefits Department provides for individual and group life, disability and health insurance, as well as, long term care protection.

Our staff at GNG takes the time to understand your business and tailor your
insurance program to meet your special needs.

GNG’s success is directly tied to the diverse talents, skills, background,
viewpoints and perspectives of its employees.

GNG is proud of its accomplishments. If you would like more information
about our policies and services, please call us. To protect your financial assets,

GNG is prepared to provide you with a no cost, no obligation review and
evaluation of your insurance needs.


Michael Berr, CEO
President & COO


Janet Barile


Seth Berr
Stuart Greenfield
Al Rosenfeld


Dana Lehane – Claims Supervisor


Michael Berr, CEO
John Mcelyea, Vice President