Insurance brokerage The Buckner Co. has announced it will establish a branch office in Ogden at 3434 Washington Blvd.

The announcement was timed to coincide with the company's 70th anniversary.

The company, first named the Buckner Insurance Counselors, originated in Ogden but later changed its named to The Buckner Group. It moved its headquarters to Salt Lake City in the mid-1990s and changed its name to the Buckner Co. in 2004.