The O’Neill Group Named Outstanding Business of the Year

Wadsworth, OH, February 28, 2010 --( The O’Neill Group was awarded the prestigious title of “Outstanding Business of the Year” at the 30th Annual Rosie Awards held by the Wadsworth Ohio Chamber of Commerce on February 24, 2010.

The independent insurance agency, whose offices are located on the Historic Square in Downtown Wadsworth, offers personal, commercial and life and health insurance packages from top-rated companies. The agency prides itself on being a proactive services company with a strong focus on supplying clients with customized protection plans as well as superior products and services.

Jody Maibach, Chief Operating Officer of the agency, offered that the honor is “something that all of our employees should be proud of. This award is really a testament to our protection team’s expertise and to all of our dedicated office staff’s customer relationship skills and involvement in the Wadsworth community. It is really an accomplishment.”

President and CEO of The O’Neill Group, Patrick O’Neill was also recognized at the Rosie Awards for the renovation he accomplished along with Whole Day Café owners, Theresa and Mark LaDu. The O’Neill Building, which houses both The O’Neill Group offices and Whole Day Café, was given a historically-accurate facelift which included transom windows, awning removal, new window casings and trim, new signs and fresh paint. O’Neill took home the Rosie Award for a Business Renovation or Restoration under $300,000 for his efforts.

Patrick O’Neill stated, “It is really nice to know that our efforts do not go unnoticed in our community. We were nominated with some other very fine local companies, so we are especially proud to be presented with plaques for Outstanding Business and Best Renovation Project.”

To contact Patrick O’Neill, Jody Maibach, or a member of The O’Neill Group staff, or to receive additional information regarding their products and services, please call 330-334-1561 or 800-334-1561 or visit the company website at

The O'Neill Group
Tracy Grabowski