July 16th, 2013 – Hampton, NH: The Strategic Insurance Agency Alliance (SIAA) announced the signing of 25 new member agencies during the month of June. “We are excited to be able to grow at a steady and aggressive pace.” said Jim Masiello, SIAA’s CEO. “432 new Member Agencies joined our ranks in 2012. That was our 4th consecutive year with over 400 members signed, and we are on pace for another record-breaking year in 2013. Established small to mid-sized agencies as well as captive agents looking to break free and open their own independent agency continue to recognize the value of access to major reputable carriers and the agency development resources that SIAA membership provides. Over the past thirty years we have developed a model that works regardless of the economic climate, signing over 4500 members along the way.” Masiello went on to say, “Agencies that see value in development & education, access to program and specialty markets, marketing assistance (including lead generation), automation discounts, and more recognize SIAA as the total solution to the challenge of agency success. We’ve spent three decades getting it right and our new member agencies reap the benefits.” SIAA members created more than $700 million in new premium growth in 2012. June’s new members include: East: Canopy Insurance of Charlottesville, VA Midwest: Grand Slam Insurance Agency of Fargo, ND M&M Insurance Associates of Omaha, NE BBNS Endurance Corporation of Cadillac, MI Redburn of Big Rapids, MI The Lenar Group of Saginaw, MI Chris Zunich Insurance Agency of Reynoldsburg, OH Michael Anthony Agency of Houghton Lake, MI Brooks Fleetwood Insurance Group of Alton, IL The Insurance House of Marion, IL Mike Watterson Enterprises of Holden, MO Concentric Insurance of West Des Moines, IA West: Viva Insurance Agency of Pasadena, CA Universal 1st Financial Group of Glendale, CA Invisible Insurance Solutions of Irvine, CA PCI Conrad of Conrad, MT Serve-Link Insurance of San Marino, CA Idaho Insurance Agency of Boise, ID Vista West Insurance Services of Oxnard, CA Meslee Insurance Services of Los Angeles, CA Theo Insurance Services of Los Angeles, CA Jun Ng of San Francisco, CA Southeast: Insure-Florida Associates of Lake Worth, FL The Insurance Store of Radcliff, KY South Central: Gooszen & Associates Insurance of Oklahoma City, OK SIAA is dedicated to the creation, retention and growth of the Independent Insurance Agency distribution system. SIAA provides independent agencies with the company access necessary to become instantly BIG. For more information on SIAA visit www.siaa.net.