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National General Insurance Joins The PIA Partnership

WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased to announce that National General Insurance has joined The PIA Partnership.
July 25, 2016

WASHINGTON – The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased to announce that National General Insurance has joined The PIA Partnership.

“We are extremely pleased that National General Insurance, a distinguished company with a solid track record of supporting the American agency system, has joined The PIA Partnership,” said Robert W. Hansen, Jr., PIA National President. “Their participation demonstrates National General’s ongoing commitment to the continuing success of professional independent agents across the country.”

The PIA Partnership [http://www.pianet.com/pia-partnership], originally established as the Company Council of Executive Officers (CCEO) in 1996, is a group of insurance companies that works closely with PIA National to conduct research and develop tools and resources designed to benefit professional independent insurance agents.

“National General is excited and honored to be part of an organization as critical to our industry as PIA and we expect our membership in The PIA Partnership will further the great work already accomplished for PIA members and National General agencies and brokerages,” says Rick Pierce, Senior Vice President of Independent Agent Development for National General Insurance. “The PIA Partnership’s track record of solution-driven, insightful work is extremely impressive. We’re eager to help PIA develop future projects which will benefit PIA members and agencies and brokerages across the country who do business with National General.”

Current PIA Partnership companies include:  Central Insurance Company; Encompass Insurance; Erie Insurance; Liberty Mutual Insurance; MetLife Auto & Home; National General Insurance; Nationwide Independent (formerly Harleysville Insurance);  Progressive Insurance; Selective Insurance Group; State Auto Insurance Companies;  The Hanover Insurance Group; The Hartford; and The Motorists Insurance Group.

About National General Insurance

National General Insurance is a specialty personal lines insurance company with industry roots dating back to 1939. National General Insurance has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau and a financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) from A.M. Best. Through its insurance subsidiaries and other affiliated companies, National General offers personal and commercial auto, RV, motorcycle, homeowners, flood, life, accident and supplemental health insurance products to customers across the country.

About PIA
Founded in 1931, PIA is a national trade association that represents member insurance agents and their employees who sell and service all kinds of insurance, but specialize in coverage of automobiles, homes and businesses. PIA members are Local Agents Serving Main Street America SM. PIA’s web address is www.pianet.com.