06/13/13 1 p.m. ET
YAC Chat:Outstanding State Commitee Project, the Young Agents Council of the Florida Independent Insurance Agents
Giving back to the community is a wonderful way to build brand awareness and engage members. Five years ago, the Florida Association of Insurance Agents Young Agents Council launched the SmartStart4Kids school supply drive and has since raised more than $100,000 in supplies for area non-profits. The Florida YAC was presented the Outstanding Community Project Award for their efforts in 2012 and will be presenting the next YAC Chat Webinar on June 13. Find out how they engage members throughout the state with a little friendly competition. Discover how they earned top-notch media coverage and used social media to create awareness. With 275 young agents, 1436 participants and the support of 18 organizations they program earned more than $34,000 in school supplies in 2011-12. Whether your state is looking to create or partner with a charity, this webinar is sure to provide tips and techniques for engaging members and getting coverage. Please note, these webinars are available open to everyone. REGISTER
Past Webinar Recordings
YAC Chat: Outstanding Meeting: The Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of Arkansas
Presenter, Kara Holiman, YAC Liaision
The Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of Arkansas earned the Outstanding Meeting award in 2012. The first-time applicant will share tips on how they host an extraordinary event on a tight budget. This YAC didn’t let budget hold them back, they increased event participation by 30% attracting 43% of their active young agent members. They credit this to an overhaul of the event—new name, new speakers and new curriculum. With lots of fundraising they were also able to offer 26 first-time scholarships. Attend this webinar and hear how Arkansas they created a big time event on a small time budget! RECORDING Outstanding YAC-Arkansas.pptx
YAC Chat: Outstanding Communications: Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina
The Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina, Inc. earned the Outstanding Communications award in 2012. The N.C. YAC will share their tips for creating an annual editorial plan and using the right mix of staff and committee involvement in their communication and marketing strategies. Successes in 2012 include increasing Facebook following by 35% and attracting 28,000 visitors to their website. They use a mix of communication vehicles including a Young Agent newsletter, email promotions, their website, and include quarterly Young Agent spotlights in the states’ magazine, Carolina Agents Journal. Attend this webinar and learn how your committee can plan and communicate more effectively. RECORDING. 2012 Communication Award Presentation (2).ppt
YAC Chat: Outstanding Membership Development, The Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of Indiana, Inc.
Presenter: Steve Duff, YAC Liaison
The Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of Indiana, Inc. earned the Outstanding Membership Development award in 2012—the third time they’ve taken the award since 2008. The Indiana YAC grew dues paying Young Agents by 8% in the last year. The committee understands the importance of communication in the membership development and retention process. They work year-round to work with agency principals, make lasting first-impressions all while achieving exceeding membership goals. Attend this webinar and discover the Indiana way to grow young agent membership. RECORDING Indiana YAC 12 Membership Development.pptx
YAC Chat: Outstanding Political Involvement, The Emerging Leaders of the Insurance Brokers & Agents of California
Presenters: Mike Orrick, YAC Liaison
The Emerging Leaders of the Insurance Brokers & Agents of California was presented with the 2012 Outstanding Political Involvement Award. The committee surpassed their InsurPac fundraising goals raising $3372. Their most remarkable achievement was hosting a Virtual Summit which grew participation in their legislative event by 200%. But, to make it all happen, the committee communicates effectively with Young Agents on the political process. Find out how the Emerging Leaders made strides in the legislative process. RECORDING Outstanding YAC-California.pptx
YAC Chat: Excellence Revealed, The Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia.
Presenters: Kelli Dean, Jarrett Bridges, Brooks Ziegler and Ash Smith.
The Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia was presented the 2012 YAC of the Year. Their well-organized committee gives back to the community, donating $43,000 to local charities. InsurPac is top-of-mind and the group tripled their goal raised $7415 from 41 Young Agents. When it comes to perpetuation, the committee provides top-notch education to young members including the new Future Principal program, speakers from the Institute of Workers Comp and an agent producer panel. Attend this webinar and find out how the YAC of Georgia met these marks, and more. RECORDING Outstanding YAC-Georgia.pptx