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PIA of New Jersey Wins in Important Legal Battle for Agents

(8/10/2004) On August 4, the Supreme Court of New Jersey decided an important case that maintains the current standard of care agents and brokers owe to... full story

PIA National Awards Nominations Due July 30

(7/28/2004) July 30 is the deadline for nominations for PIA National's 2004 Company Award of Excellence and Company Representative of the Year Award. Both PIA affiliates...... full story

PIA National Issues Call for Award Nominations

(6/23/2004) PIA National has issued a call for nominations for two prestigious national awards. Nominations are being accepted through July 30, 2004 for the association's 2... full story

New Jersey Young Agents Raise 115K for Special Olympics

(6/22/2004) To mark its 20th anniversary, the New Jersey Young Insurance Professionals' Fun Run exceeded its goal of $100,000 by raising $115,000 for Special Olympics New..... full story

PIA National EVP Len Brevik Profiled in National Underwriter

(6/22/2004) PIA National Executive Vice President and CEO Len Brevik is profiled in this week's P/C edition of the National Underwriter. Len comments on his priorities... full story

Former AIA Analyst Joins PIA National Staff

(6/09/2004) WASHINGTON, June 9, 2004 - Timothy K. Kovac has joined the staff of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) as Director of Business... full story

For Len Brevik, PIA National's New Executive VP and CEO, the Future is Bright

(6/03/2004) Len Brevik is a man in a hurry. The future is bright, and he can't wait to get there and bring everybody with him.... full story

PIA and GE Auto Warranty Services Announce New Agreement

(6/02/2004) PIA is pleased to announce a new marketing partnership, effective immediately, with GE Auto Warranty Services (GE AWS). Under the terms of an exclusive,... full story

PIA Member Named NFIP Agency of the Year

(5/25/2004) Kimberly Tompkins, PIA National's 2003 CSR of the Year, accepted an award on behalf of her agency, Housing Insurance Services, Inc., at the 21st Annual... full story

New Jersey YIP Sets Goal for Annual Special Olympics Fun Run

(5/18/2004) To mark its 20th anniversary, the New Jersey Young Insurance Professionals' Fun Run expects to raise $100,000 for Special Olympics New Jersey this year. ... full story

PIA National Receives Marketing Award from Professional Insurance Communicators of America

(4/23/2004) WASHINGTON, April 23, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) received honors for a membership marketing project from the Profess... full story

PIA in the News

(4/20/2004) PIA Appoints New CEO (National Underwriter 4/12/04, subscription only) Brevik Named to Head PIA National (Insurance Journal 4/12/04) "Oxley's Reform Plans Wins ... full story

PIA National Appoints Len Brevik as Executive Vice President, CEO

(4/14/2004) PIA National has announced the appointment of Leonard C. Brevik as executive vice president of the association and chief executive officer of its for-profit sub... full story

PIA National Elects Officers for 2004-2005

(3/31/2004) WASHINGTON, March 31, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has elected a slate of officers who will serve one-year terms that.... full story

PIA National Names Ronald Silverman 2004 Professional Agent of the Year

(3/29/2004) © 2004, Martin Lueders/INSIGHT PHOTOS WASHINGTON, March 29, 2004 - Ronald N. Silverman, CIC, CISR, was named 2004 Professional Agent of the Year by... full story

PIA National Names Mishell Magnusson 2004 Customer Service Representative of the Year

(3/29/2004) Photo: (from left to right) Shelly Diegel, Vice President, Distribution Management, Zurich North America Small Business, sponsor of the 2004 CSR award; PIA Nat... full story

PIA Touted in Medical Economics

(3/16/2004) Medical Economics¨ a magazine published for health care industry professionals, has published an article in its March issue on how to select an insurance agent... full story

Mission Possible - PIA of Louisiana's Push to Attract More Carriers

(2/10/2004) PIA of Louisiana has embarked on a public relations campaign designed to let insurers know that changes in the state's insurance laws have made the... full story

PIA's Keith Savino Named to ACORD Board of Directors

(2/10/2004) Keith A. Savino, CPIA, a member of the Board of Directors of PIA of New Jersey, has been elected to the board of ACORD, the... full story

PIA Signs Letter of Support for Seat Belt Bill

(2/03/2004) As a coalition member with Advocates for Auto and Highway Safety, PIA National has signed a letter urging the U.S. Senators to co-sponsor S. 1993,... full story