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PIA National Names Carla Jean Marks 2018 Professional Agent of the Year
WASHINGTON — Carla Jean Marks has been named the 2018 Professional Agent of the Year by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents. Marks is President of the Wayne-Tiller Insurance Agency in Roanoke, Virginia...
PIA National Names Matthew J. Cranney 2018 Young Insurance Professional of the Year
WASHINGTON – Matthew J. Cranney of M3 Insurance in Madison, Wisconsin has been named the 2018 PIA National Young Insurance Professional of the Year. The award was presented April 24, 2018, by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents and was sponsored by The Rough Notes Company...
PIA National Names Sarah Thibault 2018 Customer Service Representative of the Year
WASHINGTON – Sarah Thibault of HNI Risk Services in Bloomington, Minnesota was named the 2018 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year. The award was presented April 24, 2018 at a ceremony in Arlington, Virginia, by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents...
PIA Names Rep. Kevin Cramer Legislator of the Year
WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents was pleased to name Representative Kevin Cramer (R-ND) as its 2018 Legislator of the Year. The PIA National Executive Committee presented him the award during the 2018 PIA Federal Legislative Summit on April 25th...
PIA Welcomes Nationwide Agents to Ranks of Independent Insurance Agents
WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents, a national trade association that represents independent insurance agents, has issued a statement welcoming Nationwide Insurance agents who will be transitioning into the independent agency insurance distribution system...
PIA Federal Legislative Summit This Week!
Professional Insurance Agents from around the country are converging this week on Washington, D.C. for the annual PIA Federal Legislative Summit. The Summit will be held April 24-25....
Facebook Privacy Controversy Could Hinder Insurers’ Data Use
With Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg answering lawmakers’ questions about privacy violations, insurers are watching closely to see how the outcome affects their ability to use social media tools to prevent fraudulent claims and improve underwriting...
PIA, Industry Colleagues Advocate for NFIP
PIA has signed on to a letter to House and Senate leaders whose committees have purview over legislation relating to the National Flood Insurance Program, advocating a long-term reauthorization...
Hartford Flood Agent eNewsletter
As part of PIA’s ongoing partnership with The Hartford’s flood insurance program, we are proud to provide PIA members with the latest Flood Agent eNewsletter produced by The Hartford for its flood insurance agents...
Feel Confident Discussing Cyber Risks With Your Clients
The PIA Partnership will host a 30-minute Cyber 101 webinar about data breach/privacy. In addition to the webinar, we will release a 1-page PDF explaining the risk and an interactive claims example that demonstrates loss risks to clients...