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New PIA National Officers for 2014-2015 Installed

(10/01/2014) WASHINGTON – The new national officers of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents were installed during the group’s September 21, 2014, bo... full story

PIA National Names National General Insurance 2014 Company of the Year

(9/24/2014) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has named National General Insurance as the recipient of its prestigious 2014 Company A... full story

Wilson Shepherd Named 2014 PIA National Company Representative of the Year

(9/23/2014) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named Wilson Shepherd as its 2014 Company Representative of the Year... full story

PIA National Names The Heffner Agency 2014 Managing General Agency of the Year

(9/22/2014) WASHINGTON —The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has named The Heffner Agency of New York City as the recipient of its 201... full story

Warwick Resource Group Receives the 2014 PIA National Excellence in Social Media Award

(9/22/2014) WASHINGTON – The Warwick Resource Group has received the 2014 Excellence in Social Media Award from the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents.... full story

PIA and The Hartford Reach Flood Insurance Milestone

(9/09/2014) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents and The Hartford are celebrating the 10th anniversary of the creation of a PIA-endorsed... full story

Jennifer M. Webb Named PIA National Counsel & Director of Regulatory Affairs

(7/28/2014) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has named attorney Jennifer M. (Jenn) Webb, Esq., Counsel & Director of Regulatory Affa... full story

PIA’s 2014 Agency Marketing Guide Focuses on Marketing Success Stories

(7/14/2014) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has unveiled the fifth edition of its annual Agency Marketing Guide. full story

PIA Partners With Floodbroker.com to Make Flood Insurance Sales Easier

(6/05/2014) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents today announced the formation of a groundbreaking partnership with Floodbroker.com whic... full story

PIA Praises Passage of TRIA Renewal Bill by Senate Banking Committee

(6/03/2014) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents today praised the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs for unanimousl... full story

PIA Announces Call for Award Nominations

(5/23/2014) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has announced a call for nominations for four prestigious awards in its fall 2014 award... full story

PIA Research Shows Consumers Value Professional Insurance Agents

(5/02/2014) WASHINGTON — Nationwide consumer research conducted by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents clearly shows that professional insurance age... full story

PIA Agency Marketing Guide Available Online

(5/01/2014) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has made its 2013 PIA National Agency Marketing Guide available to insurance prof... full story

Attention Walmart Shoppers: Professional Insurance Agents Are a Better Choice for Auto Insurance

(5/01/2014) WASHINGTON — Buying auto insurance through a local, independent insurance agent is better than doing it through Walmart, according to the National Association... full story

PIA National Names Amy Diggett 2014 Customer Service Representative of the Year

(4/16/2014) WASHINGTON — Amy Diggett, of the Byrnes Agency, Inc. of Dayville, Connecticut, was named the 2014 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year... full story

PIA Praises National Governors Association for Its Strong Defense of State-Based Insurance Regulation

(4/08/2014) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents praised the National Governors Association for speaking out forcefully in support of th... full story

PIA National Names Cole Tucker 2014 Professional Agent of the Year

(4/08/2014) WASHINGTON — Cole Tucker, CIC, CRM, LUTCF, of Mechanicsville, Virginia, has been named the 2014 Professional Agent of the Year by the National Association of ... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Reflect on Successful 2014 PIA Federal Legislative Summit

(4/02/2014) WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents got a warm welcome—and got their points across—in congressional visits d... full story

PIA National Names Timothy P. Clements 2014 Young Insurance Professional of the Year

(4/01/2014) WASHINGTON — Timothy P. Clements of Clements Insurance Services in Chalmette, Louisiana, has been named the 2014 PIA National Young Insurance Professional of ... full story

PIA Challenges FIO Assertion That Insurance Should Be Regulated Like Banks, Securities

(3/24/2014) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents takes issue with an assertion made by Michael McRaith, the director of the Federal Insu... full story