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Professional Insurance Agents Praise Connecticut Insurance Commissioner’s Defense of State Insurance Regulation

(9/10/2013) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is applauding Connecticut Insurance Department Commissioner Thomas B. Leonardi fo... full story

The Hanover Insurance Group Joins the PIA Partnership

(9/06/2013) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased to announce that The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. has joined The PIA... full story

PIA’s 2013 Agency Marketing Guide – Getting More Out of What You’ve Got

(7/15/2013) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has unveiled the fourth edition of its annual Agency Marketing Guide... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Praise Introduction of Access to Professional Health Insurance Advisors Act

(6/13/2013) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) praised the introduction of a bill in the House that ensures that consumers will ... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Thank Rep. Duncan Hunter for Asking Tough Healthcare Questions about Navigators

(6/07/2013) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) thanks Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) for taking the lead in raising significant c... full story

PIA Announces Call for Award Nominations

(5/29/2013) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has announced a call for nominations for four prestigious awards in its fall 2013... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Offer Post-Disaster Claims Filing Tips

(5/24/2013) WASHINGTON — The devastating tornadoes that ripped through Moore, Oklahoma and surrounding communities will cause many consumers to file insurance claims... full story

PIA National Names Donna Cunningham 2013 Professional Agent of the Year

(4/18/2013) WASHINGTON — Donna Cunningham, CPIA, President of ADP/Statewide Insurance of Florham Park, New Jersey, has been named the 2013 PIA National Professional Agent... full story

PIA National Names Matthew T. Simon 2013 Young Insurance Professional of the Year

(4/18/2013) WASHINGTON — Matthew T. Simon, CPCU, vice president of Hill & Hamilton Insurance & Financial Services of Bellefontaine, Ohio, has been named the 2013 PIA Nati... full story

PIA National Names Sheila Brock 2013 Customer Service Representative of the Year

(4/18/2013) WASHINGTON — Sheila Brock, CIC, of the Whitlock Group of Lawrenceville, Georgia was named the 2013 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year...... full story

Main Street Insurance Agents to Converge on Capitol Hill for the 2013 PIA Federal Legislative Summit

(4/08/2013) WASHINGTON — Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) will bring Main Street to Capitol Hill when they convene on April 10-1... full story

PIA Announces 2013 Agency Marketing Guide

(2/26/2013) WASHINGTON – Sponsorships and advertising are now being accepted for the 2013 edition of the insurance industry’s premier independent agency marketing publi... full story

Mike Becker Promoted to VP of Federal Affairs at PIA National

(2/15/2013) WASHINGTON – Mike Becker has been named Vice President of Federal Affairs for the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA)... full story

PIA Announces 500th Agent Microsite in Partnership with Internet Marketing Firm Agoragate

(2/01/2013) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today announced that its internet marketing partner, Agoragate, has placed the 50... full story

PIA Announces Call for Award Nominations

(1/15/2013) WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has announced a call for nominations for three prestigious awards in its Spring 2... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Laud Congressional Action to Raise Borrowing Limit of National Flood Insurance Program

(1/07/2013) WASHINGTON – Congress did the right thing by voting to raise the borrowing limit of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), according to the National Ass... full story

PIA Supports Call to Raise the Borrowing Authority of the NFIP

(12/11/2012) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) supports a supplemental budget request submitted to Congress by the Obama adminis... full story

PIA and The Partnership Announce a New Business Tool for PIA Members Designed to Help Agencies Project and Plan for Growth and Profitability

(12/05/2012) WASHINGTON – Growing both the size and profitability of their personal lines books of business is a priority for PIA member agencies... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Congratulate Rep. Jeb Hensarling on Chairmanship of House Financial Services Committee

(11/28/2012) WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) congratulates Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) on becoming chairman of the House Fin... full story

PIA Supports Raising the Borrowing Authority of the NFIP

(11/21/2012) WASHINGTON – Congress must raise the borrowing authority of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in order to pay the valid claims of victims of Tropica... full story