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National Alliance to Resume In-Person Educational Offerings. CIC and CISR classroom programs to be held in Austin in June

Austin, TX, May 22, 2020 — The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research announced that it will conduct two in-person courses after it had temporarily suspended all in-person classroom sessions due to COVID-19. The decision was made in accordance …

Navigating today’s uncertain insurance climate using Automation. How one company is helping Texas Agents figure it all out!

West Palm Beach, FL, May 20, 2020 – Challenging times call for new strategies; these days the keystone for professional success lies with innovation! One tech company based out of South Florida blazes a trail for Florida and now Texas …

SIAA Reports Strong First Quarter and Anticipates Continued Growth

Hampton, NH, May 13, 2020: SIAA (Strategic Insurance Agency Alliance, Inc.), the largest independent insurance alliance in the United States, reported strong growth in the first quarter of 2020, signing new members at a pace better than in 2019. In …

MedRisk Adds COVID-19 Screening Component to PTConsult

King of Prussia, PA, April 28, 2020 – Although physical therapy clinics are considered essential businesses, some workers’ compensation patients hesitate to start or continue physical therapy during the COVID-19 pandemic. To address patient and claims representative concerns regarding in-clinic …

Effective May 1st, 2020 Berkley Luxury Group will be writing upscale real estate condos, co-ops, rental properties and Class A office buildings in the state of Georgia.

Rutherford, NJ, May 4, 2020 Berkley Luxury Group, a Berkley company offers nationwide insurance solutions with two divisions, Berkley Luxury Real Estate Specialists and Berkley Fine Dining Specialists. The name is designed to identify the company as an operating unit …

Breckenridge Insurance Services Welcomes Three Established Brokers

Atlanta, GA, April 29, 2020 — Breckenridge Insurance Services is pleased to welcome Michael Silvestri, Tracey Burmingham, AAI and Vance Root as vice presidents/brokers to the company as part of its expansion plans nationally. All three brokers have 15 years …

In a Time of Uncertainty, We Remain Certain of Independent Agents

Seattle, WA, April 29, 2020 In this open letter to the independent agent channel, Liberty Mutual Small Commercial and Safeco President Tyler Asher outlines how carriers and agents are navigating this turbulent time together There is no doubt that our …

Worldwide Facilities Reports Record Growth as they Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Los Angeles, CA, April 24, 2020 – This year, Worldwide Facilities, national wholesale insurance broker, managing general agent and program underwriter, is celebrating 50 years of industry service and five years of record double-digit growth. Despite the challenging economic market, …

Atlas General Insurance Services, LLC introduces the Client Solutions Group

San Diego, CA, April 21, 2020 – Atlas General Insurance Services is proud and excited to announce the formation of the Client Solutions Group. This group will be housed at our corporate headquarters, managed by Brent Lambert, and staffed by …

James Klein, Founder of James Klein Insurance, passes away at the age of 73

Arcadia, CA, April 17, 2020 – James Klein passed away peacefully on Easter Sunday, April 12, 2020 after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Jim began his insurance career in 1971 as an underwriter in the Fresno office of …