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Professional Insurance Agents Reaffirm Support for H.R. 5143, the Transparent Insurance Standards Act of 2016

(12/07/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents reaffirms its strong support of the Transparent Insurance Standards Act of 2016, which ... full story

PIA Calls for Repeal of Federal Insurance Office

(11/22/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is calling for the repeal of the Federal Insurance Office... full story

New PIA National Officers Installed

(9/30/2016) WASHINGTON — Newly-elected national officers of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) were installed during the group’s September ... full story

Henry Furtick Named 2016 PIA National Company Representative of the Year

(9/28/2016) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named Henry Furtick of Travelers as its 2016 Company Representative of the Ye... full story

West Bend Mutual Insurance Co. Named 2016 Company of the Year by National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

(9/27/2016) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named West Bend Mutual Insurance Company as the recipient of its prestigious ... full story

PIA Statement on Financial CHOICE Act (H.R. 5983)

(9/13/2016) PIA National issued this statement on the draft of the Financial CHOICE Act (H.R. 5983). The bill was introduced on September 9, 2016 by its sponsor, House Fina... full story

PIA Announces Disaster Fund to Assist Victims of Louisiana Floods

(9/08/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is providing relief grants to Main Street business owners who were adversely impa... full story

AIMS Society Endorses PIA Position on Buy Button for Independent Agents

(7/28/2016) WASHINGTON — The Board of Directors of the American Insurance Marketing and Sales Society has voted unanimously to support the position of the National Associ... full story

National General Insurance Joins The PIA Partnership

(7/25/2016) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased to announce that National General Insurance has joined The PIA Partner... full story

PIA Comments on New FIO Auto Insurance Affordability Index

(7/18/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents maintains that the new auto insurance affordability index developed and adopted by the ... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Applaud House Financial Services Committee for Passing International Insurance Bill

(6/16/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents applauds the U.S. House Financial Services Committee for passing the Transparent Insura... full story

NetVU Endorses PIA Position on Buy Button for Independent Agents

(5/17/2016) WASHINGTON — The Executive Board of NetVU, the Network of Vertafore Users, has voted to formally support the position of the National Association of Professio... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Laud House for Passing Bipartisan Private Flood Insurance Bill

(4/28/2016) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) commends the House of Representatives for passing the Flood Insurance Market Pari... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Name Senator Dean Heller Legislator of the Year

(4/19/2016) WASHINGTON — Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller has been named the 2016 PIA National Legislator of the Year, in recognition of his leadership on PIA’s legis... full story

PIA National Names Jane Crispen 2016 Customer Service Representative of the Year

(4/13/2016) WASHINGTON -- Jane Crispen of the Knight Insurance Group in Toledo, Ohio, was named the 2016 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year... full story

PIA National Names Ryan Von Haden 2016 Young Insurance Professional of the Year

(4/13/2016) WASHINGTON — Ryan Von Haden, Partner and Vice President of Business Accounts with TRICOR insurance in Madison, Wisconsin, has been named the 2016 PIA National... full story

PIA National Names Augusto Russell 2016 Professional Agent of the Year

(4/13/2016) WASHINGTON — Augusto Russell, CIC, of Farmington, Connecticut, has been named the 2016 Professional Agent of the Year by the National Association of Professio... full story

Professional Insurance Agents to Hold 2016 Federal Legislative Summit April 6-7

(4/04/2016) WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents will bring Main Street to Capitol Hill when they convene April 6-7 in Washin... full story

Professional Insurance Agents to Hold 2016 Federal Legislative Summit April 6-7

(3/01/2016) WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) will bring Main Street to Capitol Hill when they convene April 6-7 in ... full story

PIA Research Leads to Development of Resources for Commercial Lines Agents

(2/01/2016) WASHINGTON – Extensive nationwide research conducted by the agency-company council of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has led ... full story