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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

Professional Insurance Agents Announce 2014 PIA Federal Legislative Summit

(2/12/2014) WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) will reconnect Main Street with Capitol Hill when they convene March 2... full story

John Petrucci of State Auto Group Named Chairman of The PIA Partnership

(1/28/2014) WASHINGTON – John M. Petrucci, CPCU, Vice President of Sales for the State Auto Group, has been named chairman of The PIA Partnership... full story

The PIA Partnership Unveils New Tool for PIA Members

(12/17/2013) WASHINGTON – A new tool designed to help independent insurance agencies achieve growth and profitability has been unveiled by the National Association of Prof... full story

PIA Announces Call for Award Nominations

(12/13/2013) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has announced a call for nominations for three prestigious awards in its 2014 Spr... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Ask in New Ads: “Do You Need Help With Health Insurance?”

(12/11/2013) WASHINGTON – Do you need help with health insurance? full story

Mike Becker Named Executive Vice President & CEO of National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

(11/15/2013) WASHINGTON – Mike Becker has been named Executive Vice President & CEO of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National), effective ... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Agree That Buying Insurance Is Not Like Buying a Song on iTunes

(11/15/2013) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) agrees with a statement made by President Obama in which he said, “Buying healt... full story