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Communications
ROI Round-Up

Independent agents turn to the Big “I” for solutions to help their agency thrive.  Here are highlights of just some of the initiatives Big “I” volunteers and staff are working on because of your support!  MORE...

Communications
A Happy Distribution Force Equals Increased Carrier Profitability

According to the inaugural J.D. Power Independent Insurance Agents Satisfaction Study developed in alliance with the Big "I", carriers with the highest satisfaction rate among agents are able to offer competitive agent commission while maintaining expense ratio discipline—and are ultimately more profitable.  MORE...

On the Hill
Flood Insurance Reforms Stall

As Congress has not yet announced an agreement in the Senate on reauthorizing and reforming the NFIP, the program is expected to see additional short-term extensions and potential lapses in authority pending a more permanent solution.   MORE...

Trusted Choice®
Trusted Choice® Lands on Primetime Television

Trusted Choice® kicked off the new year featuring the brand on CNBC Primetime's “Billion Dollar Buyer," which premiered on Jan. 3.   MORE...

On the Hill
New Year, New Tax Law

Currently, the Big “I” is working with Congress and the Administration on implementation of the tax bill, predominantly focusing on the application of the new pass-through tax deduction to independent insurance agencies and brokerages.    MORE...

Connect With Agents

Meetings & Events
Spotlight Your Brand at the Big “I” Legislative Conference   MORE...

InVEST®
8th Annual YAC Gives Back: A Benefit for InVEST® Scholarships  MORE...

Young Agents
Who’s Engaging the Next Generation?  MORE...

Big "I" News

Best Practices
Apply for the Best Practices Award of Excellence  MORE...

Diversity
Diversity Task Force Hosts Training Workshop for State Executives  MORE...

Education
Technical Solutions for Agents  MORE...

Calendar:

2018

 
March

ACT Meetings (with EZLynx  "AgentLynx" Conference)
Westin Gaslamp District Hotel, San Diego, California
March 14-15


April

Big "I" Legislative Conference
Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington, D.C. 
April 18-20  

Trusted Choice Company Partners Meeting: April 20
Future One Board: April 20
Diversity Task Force: April 18

May

InVEST Board Meeting
Alexandria, Virginia
May 22-23

August
 
Big "I" Fall Leadership Conference
Springfield, Massachusetts
Aug. 21-25
 
InVEST Board Meeting: August 22-23
Education Convocation: August 21-23
Young Agents Leadership Institute: August 23-25
Future One Board Meeting: August 24
 
 
October
 
ACT Meeting (with Applied Net)
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center,
Nashville, Tennesse
October 14-15
 
Big "I" Legislative Conference
 

April 18-20, 2018 – Grand Hyatt Washington
May 8-10, 2019 – Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel
 May 13-15, 2020 – Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill
April 14-16, 2021 – Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel

 


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