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PIA's Auerbach Says Main Street Agents Being Unfairly Penalized By Mega-Broker Settlement Agreements

(7/23/2007) Seattle, Wash., July 23, 2007 - Legislation via settlement agreement is a bad way to make public policy, has none of the checks... full story

PIA's Auerbach to Present at NCOIL Panel

(7/18/2007) WASHINGTON, July 18, 2007 - Kenneth R. Auerbach, Esq., Vice President/Treasurer of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA), will parti... full story

PIA Branding Program Wins International Marketing and Communication Award

(7/16/2007) WASHINGTON, July 16, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents' (PIA National) "PIA Branding Program" has been named a Gold Award... full story

PIA Thanks NCOIL, NCSL for Opposing Bill to Repeal the Insurance Industry's Antitrust Exemption

(7/12/2007) WASHINGTON, July 12, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has thanked both the National Conference of Insurance Legislators ... full story

PIA and Florida Insurance Council Slate Panel on Natural Disasters

(6/15/2007) WASHINGTON, June 15, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) and the Florida Insurance Council (FIC) have joined forces to... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Criticize RIMS Attack on Incentive Compensation

(6/04/2007) WASHINGTON, June 4, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has criticized a statement issued by the Risk and Insurance Management...... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Say Check Your Insurance Before the Hurricane Flags Fly

(5/30/2007) WASHINGTON, May 30, 2007 - With the start of the Atlantic hurricane season on June 1, the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents... full story

PIA Testifies on Health Insurance Issues at Hearing of House Small Business Committee

(5/24/2007) WASHINGTON, May 24, 2007 - What drives the availability of health insurance among small businesses is cost, according to the National Association of Professiona... full story

PIA National Announces Call for Awards Nominations

(5/18/2007) WASHINGTON, May 18, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has announced a call for nominations for three prestigious... full story

PIA Welcomes Carriers Joining PIA Branding Program

(5/14/2007) WASHINGTON, May 14, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents today announced the first group of insurance companies to sign on... full story

PIA Announces New Agents' E&O Program with Aon and CNA

(5/09/2007) WASHINGTON, May 9, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has announced that agreements have been signed with Aon Affinity... full story

PIA's Perpetuation Central to be Presented to Agencies by Motorists Mutual Insurance During Regional Meetings in May

(5/01/2007) WASHINGTON, May 1, 2007 - Agency perpetuation is a key priority for both independent insurance agencies and their carrier partners. That's why Perpetuation...... full story

PIA Debuts New Ads Featuring Women Business Owners in Agent Branding Program

(4/27/2007) WASHINGTON, April 27, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has introduced the newest additions to its compelling PIA Branding Prog... full story

PIA Names Mollie Anderson 2007 Customer Service Representative of the Year

(3/31/2007) WASHINGTON, March 31, 2007 - Mollie Anderson, CPSR, ACPR, was named the 2007 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year on March... full story

PIA National Names Robert Franzese 2007 Professional Agent of the Year

(3/31/2007) WASHINGTON, March 31, 2007 - Robert Franzese has been named the 2007 PIA National Professional Agent of the Year by the National Association of... full story

PIA Names Michael J. Moore Recipient of National Young Insurance Professional Award

(3/31/2007) WASHINGTON, March 31, 2007 - Michael J. Moore has been named the 2007 PIA National Young Insurance Professional of the Year. The award... full story

PIA Members Lobby Congress at Federal Legislative Summit, Meet Senior Officials at White House

(3/31/2007) WASHINGTON, March 31, 2007 - Hundreds of members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents descended on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C....... full story

PIA to Challenge the Endorsement of Optional Federal Charters by a U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commission

(3/23/2007) WASHINGTON, March 23, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has asked its leaders to challenge the recent decision by... full story

PIA's Brevik Says Main Street Agents, Industry Facing "New Nexus of Challenges"

(3/20/2007) WASHINGTON, March 20, 2007 - In remarks prepared for delivery at a meeting of the Board of Directors of the National Association of... full story

PIA Urges Congress to Enact Long-Term Solution for Terrorism Insurance

(3/05/2007) NEW YORK, March 5, 2007 - Congress should pass a long-term solution to insuring for possible terrorist threats well before the Terrorism Risk... full story