Results from the study indicate that channel conflict does not vary significantly between independent agency
and exclusive agency insurers.
Avoya accomplished its first and second quarter results by continually enhancing and evolving its renowned vacation experience for customers and supporting its Independent Agency
And when the company agents can't handle a policy or think they can better serve their customer by putting him into the independent agency
side, they'll have him go in the back room.
By independent agency
standards, Schultheis has been very successful," Kenan Schultheis said, "but with Keystone we'll have access to resources and intellectual capital that wasn't available to us before.
IIABA commends BancInsure for the changes it made to its contract with agents, and for its ongoing efforts to develop and nurture its independent agency
relationships," says Debra Perkins, IIABA executive vice president and general counsel.
IIAA), MetLife Auto & Home recently made several positive enhancements to its Independent Agency
Agreement, announced Big "I" President William F.
Products currently being offered in West Virginia through The Hartford's independent agency
channel include the company's popular Dimensions(SM)auto and homeowners insurance plans.
We are pleased with the award because it reflects the industry's recognition of our commitment to the strength and future of the independent agency
system," said Ernie Lausier, president of Encompass Insurance.
Pekin Life Insurance Company joined together with the firm's Property/Casualty companies in April 1965 to make available to the local Independent Agency
a wide variety of products needed to provide quality insurance service to the people in their local communities.
We really believe that this organization is safeguarding the survival of the independent agency
system, especially the small agent," Wagner said,
Lausier, currently president of CNA Personal Insurance, has been appointed President, Independent Agency
Markets by The Allstate Corporation.
CHICAGO -- Building on a nine-month creative winning streak that has notched two Gold and one silver Effie, two Bronze Lions and the 2005 Athena campaign of the year, Cramer-Krasselt upped the ante in its quest to become the top independent agency
in the United States with a significant addition to its creative ranks.
Today's independent agency
is larger, more sophisticated and more technologically savvy than ever, and its owners are younger and more likely to be women or minorities, according to the 2000 Agency Universe Study (see "The Changing Face of the Independent Agency
," page 32).
5429) that would give the Social Security Administration the freedom to perform as an independent agency
The winning combination of Connective's TEAM-UP Download offering and Everest Security's fusion of seasoned insurance professionals efficiently and effectively servicing their valued independent agency
channel, serves both of our companies well.