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COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio Insurance Agents Association (OIA) hosted its annual holiday dinner and awards ceremony Dec. 9, 2019 in Columbus.During the awards portion of the evening, OIA presented...
COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio Insurance Agents Association (OIA) hosted its annual holiday dinner and awards ceremony Dec. 9, 2019 in Columbus.During the awards portion of the evening, OIA...

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This article was originally written by Sue Nester and published by Big I News.The holiday season often includes images of cute puppies under a Christmas tree or a kitten with a sparkly ribbon...
One of the best quotes I’ve ever heard from an independent agent is, “it’s easy to get a P&C agent’s license, but it is incredibly difficult to be a successful agent...
One of our mantras at Portal Insurance: the only ways we can trump price are speed, efficiency and convenience.We want to let the customer buy the way they want to buy and do business the way they...
Steve Brown, President of Payne & Brown Insurance, was one of the first agents to utilize OIA's R.I.S.E. Report -- a report that takes your high-level operations data and compares...
Derek Sprouse, President of Sprouse Insurance, is a forward-thinking, third generation independent agent in Northwest Ohio. He was also one of the first agents to utilize OIA's R.I.S.E. report ...