Experienced Insurance Agents and Comprehensive Services
Balliet Gilmartin Insurance began in 2017 when business owner Edward Gilmartin purchased R.G. Balliet & Son Insurance, Inc. It became the newest location in the Gilmartin Insurance Agency group, adding to their two other offices: Gilmartin Insurance Agency in Scranton, PA and Donovan & Gilmartin Insurance Agency in Pittston, PA. At Balliet Gilmartin Insurance, we represent over 20 of the most trusted carriers in the industry. Our agents offer years of experience providing clients the best possible coverage for every budget. By considering the trends and factors that affect insurance rates, our team can customize solutions for individual needs and preferences. We offer a wide range of affordable home, auto, and commercial policies for clients in Carbon County and beyond.
Edward Gilmartin is the owner and president of Balliet Gilmartin Insurance. Edward graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 1991 and opened his first insurance agency out of his home in 1995. He has been growing his agency and specializing in commercial insurance sales for over two decades, attributing his success to hard work, honesty, and exceptional customer service. Edward takes pride in providing clients reliable, affordable coverage in a friendly, professional atmosphere. He is the recipient of the F.W. Hirt Quality Agency Award and the 2006 Good Neighbor Award for renovations to the Gilmartin Insurance Agency. Edward’s belief and company mission statement is that “We sell more insurance by giving great service and getting referrals from satisfied customers than any other means of marketing.”
Lisa Heller was born in New Jersey and raised at the Jersey Shore. She earned an associate’s degree at Palm Beach State College in Lake Worth, FL and a bachelor’s degree at Cedar Crest College in Allentown, PA. In 2005, Lisa and her husband moved to Pennsylvania, where her twin boys keep her busy with sports, music, church, and schoolwork. Lisa has held her insurance license for 18 years, focusing on commercial, personal, and life insurance. Her many years of experience with all levels of insurance make her a great asset to Balliet Gilmartin Insurance Agency and our clients.
The owner of R.G. Balliet & Son Insurance, Inc. before its purchase by Edward Gilmartin, Tyler Balliet is now a consultant for Balliet Gilmartin Insurance. Licensed in property and casualty insurance, Tyler offers nearly a decade of insurance experience and more than 12 years of business management and marketing experience. As a former independent insurance agency owner, he knows the most efficient methods for finding the best combination of coverage, customer service, claims, and risk evaluation. Tyler is a member of the Chamber of Commerce as well as several local clubs, regularly contributing to local charity events and his local high school. Tyler holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management with a concentration in Marketing from East Stroudsburg University in East Stroudsburg, PA.