About Us

First West, Inc. was founded in Bozeman, Montana in 1972 and is a locally owned, independent insurance agency. At First West, we believe it is not just about insurance but about helping people, many of whom are our neighbors and friends, make the best choices for the future. We take pride in finding and providing the most appropriate coverage for you and your individual needs.

Additionally, we are the largest locally owned independent agency in the Gallatin Valley with access to over 100 different insurance companies. Our history of working with these companies means we have built a relationship with them that benefits you. Best of all, you have everything taken care of under one roof. 

OUR PURPOSE

Protecting a great quality of life for our people and our community.

OUR NICHE

Helping our community navigate insurance.

OUR VALUES 

First West Insurance is driven by a set of principles and goals we strive to represent: 

G - Genuine in our actions

R - Respect is earned

O - Optimism is essential

W - We…not me.

 

FIRST WEST CONNECT - WHAT IT CAN DO FOR YOU

 

BENEFITS OF AN INDEPENDENT AGENT

As an independent agent, we represent many insurance companies. Our role is to serve as a trusted advisor. We will consult with you to help you understand your needs before recommending the best combination of coverage, service, and value for your unique situation.

We will:

  • Identify the insurance services that are right for you
  • Guide you through the claims process for a quick and fair resolution
  • Counsel you on matters related to your coverage or account
  • Provide prompt service with a unique personal touch

We won’t simply sell you a product—we will be a resource you can count on to look out for your best interests.

 
1905 Stadium Drive
Bozeman, Montana 59715
 
Phone:  406-587-5111
Toll Free: 800-606-9378
Fax:  406-587-9162

24-Hour Client Access

• Issue Auto ID Cards
• Request Changes
• Access Policy Information