ESS NexTier is the combination of two well-respected and world- class insurance groups, ESS Insurance Group and NexTier Insurance. Together, these two organizations have been in business over 75 years, work with more than 30 carriers, and offer insurance products and services to meet just about any insurance need you may have. We have the resources to design, manage and service programs for large businesses, smaller businesses and organizations, and individuals with a wide range of personal insurance needs.

Additionally, ESS Energy group specifically addresses the unique needs of the energy industry including oil and gas, mining, and power generation operators and service companies. ESS Energy Group’s staff is fully dedicated to the design, implementation and service of energy insurance programs as well as risk consulting in M&A, contracts, and more. 

Our History

ESS Insurance Group offers a wide spectrum of Property & Casualty, Risk Management and Employee Benefits solutions to businesses and individual clients throughout Pennsylvania and the world. For over 50 years, ESS’ reliable and leading-edge insurance brokerage and consulting services have enabled clients to secure their assets, their workforce, and their bottom line.

For the fifth consecutive year, NexTier Insurance Services has retained its elite status as a “Best Practices Agency” as determined by the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA). What sets NexTier apart is service, commitment to customers and unique approaches to loss control and claims handling. Founded in 1986, NexTier Insurance Services is an affiliate of NexTier Bank.

Together, these two organizations have been in business for over 75 years, work with more than 30 carriers, and offer insurance products and services to meet just about any insurance need you may have. Our combined professional staff has decades of industry experience and we are dedicated to customer relationships that foster trust, efficiency and proactive risk management. We have the resources to design, manage and service programs for large businesses, smaller businesses and organizations, and individuals with a wide range of personal insurance needs.