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PIA Insurance Technology Coalition Examines the Data Security/Identity Theft Issue on Capitol Hill

(7/20/2005) WASHINGTON, July 20, 2005 - Participants attending a special meeting of the PIA Insurance Technology Coalition (ITC) on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. July 19.... full story

PIA Appoints Communications Staffer

(7/15/2005) WASHINGTON, July 15, 2005 - Luis Torres has joined the staff of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) as a communications assistant in... full story

PIA's Brevik Thanks President Bush for TRIA Support in Urging Congressional Renewal

(7/13/2005) WASHINGTON, July 13, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has thanked President Bush for the recent efforts of Treasury... full story

PIA Urges Congress to Renew Terrorism Risk Insurance Act

(7/13/2005) WASHINGTON, July 13, 2005 - As Congress begins a new round of hearings, the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents provided lawmakers and... full story

PIA National Announces Call for Nominations

(7/01/2005) Both the 2005 PIA National Company Award of Excellence and Company Representative of the Year Award will be presented during a luncheon ceremony on... full story

PIA Sponsors Program to Help Agents Take Back Personal Lines Market Share

(6/29/2005) WASHINGTON, June 29, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has announced its sponsorship of a special program to help its membe... full story

PIA's Brevik Pledges Fight to Defend State Regulation

(6/24/2005) MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 24, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents steadfastly supports state regulation of insurance, strongly opposes... full story

PIA Insurance Agents, Carriers in Florida Brace for the 2005 Hurricane Season

(5/26/2005) Video 1: Florida Markets Update(Windows Media Player) Video 2: Natural Catastrophe Bills(Windows Media Player) TALLAHASSEE, Fla., May 26, 2005 - Florida's insur... full story

PIA National Takes Issue with Willis CEO's Comments

(4/19/2005) WASHINGTON, April 18, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents today reiterated its support of contingent commissions being a part of.... full story

PIA National Names Bonnie Garza 2005 Customer Service Representative of the Year

(4/19/2005) PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year Bonnie L. Garza, CIC, CRM, of Stieg & Associates Insurance, Inc. (center), is joined by Shelly Diegel,.... full story

PIA National Names Carter "Cap" Peterson 2005 Professional Agent of the Year

(4/15/2005) PIA National Professional Agent of the Year Carter "Cap" Peterson, Northeast Nebraska Insurance Agency (center), is joined by PIA National President-elect Ray L... full story

PIAPAC Names Don Flanders Person of the Year

(4/15/2005) 2004 PIAPAC Man of the Year, Don Flanders, PIA national director from New Hampshire and chairman of the PIA National Regulatory Affairs Committee. Flanders serv... full story

PIA Members Hold Annual Summit on Capitol Hill

(4/14/2005) WASHINGTON, April 14, 2005 - Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) from across the country lobbied for quick passage of a..... full story

PIA National Launches Online Grassroots Action Center

(4/04/2005) WASHINGTON, April 4, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has introduced a new online Grassroots Action Center that... full story

PIA National Asks USDA/RMA to Treat Closing Date as Open for Burley Tobacco Crop Insurance

(4/01/2005) WASHINGTON, April 1, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has asked the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Risk Management Agency (RMA... full story

PIA Members Set to Converge on Capitol Hill

(3/28/2005) WASHINGTON, March 28, 2005 - Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) are set to convene on Capitol Hill in Washingto... full story

PIA National Welcomes NAIC Suggestion to Modify Model

(3/16/2005) Salt Lake City, UT, March 16, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has accepted a suggestion made by... full story

PIA National Encouraged by NCOIL Revised Broker Disclosure Model

(3/07/2005) WASHINGTON, March 7, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is encouraged by revisions to model legislation adopted March 5 at t... full story

PIA National Issues Call for Nominations

(2/11/2005) WASHINGTON, February 11, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has announced a call for nominations for two prestigi... full story

PIA Announces Annual Federal Legislative Summit

(2/09/2005) WASHINGTON, February 9, 2005 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) will hold its annual Federal Legislative Summit on Apr... full story