ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Sept. 16, 2015 – Risk Innovations is the newest member of the Trusted Choice® consumer branding program for independent insurance agents and brokers. Risk Innovations, headquartered in Atlanta, has joined 69 other leading insurance companies nationwide as a Trusted Choice® company partner.
“Trusted Choice® is pleased to welcome Risk Innovations as an MGA company partner,” said Dave Evans, Trusted Choice® executive director. “Risk Innovations is further demonstrating its commitment to the agent community and serving the needs of Trusted Choice® agents and their clients.”
Founded in 2002, Risk Innovations LLC operates as a wholesale-insurance brokerage, working with retail agents throughout the country. With offices in Atlanta and Kansas City, they are specialists in workers’ compensation, high-value homeowners, and E&S personal lines products.
“We are proud to support the Trusted Choice brand and are excited to do whatever we can to help further this important industry initiative,” says Bruce Peddle, Risk Innovations managing partner. “We feel it is vital to work collectively in an effort to maintain and ultimately expand the independent agent’s share of the national insurance market. The technological role that the TrustedChoice.com portal provides agencies is critical in the current insurance marketplace. We are very happy to be a part of this joint venture and we look forward to working alongside the distinguished carriers, MGA’s and agency participants in the future.”
Trusted Choice® was launched by the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA or the Big “I”) and several independent agency companies to highlight the benefits independent agencies and brokerage firms offer consumers—choice of companies, customization of policies and advocacy support. It is the premier consumer brand for independent insurance agents and provides national advertising and other strategic tools to reach consumers.
Trusted Choice® is the consumer marketing identity for more than 25,000 independent insurance agencies and brokerage firms and 70 leading company partners. For more information or to find a Trusted Choice® agent, go to www.TrustedChoice.com. Founded in 1896, the Big “I” is the nation’s oldest and largest national association of independent insurance agents and brokers, representing a network of approximately a quarter of a million agents, brokers and their employees nationally. Its members are businesses that offer customers a choice of policies from a variety of insurance companies. Independent agents and brokers offer all lines of insurance—property, casualty, life, health, employee benefit plans and retirement products. Web address: www.independentagent.com.