PIA National President and PIANJ
past President Keith A.
As an active member of PIANJ
, Blum served as president-elect in 2018-19; vice president in 2016-18; treasurer in 2015-16; and secretary in 2014-15.
, he is a member of the National Flood Insurance Program Reauthoriztion Subcommittee, and he is a member of the Narragansett Bay Insurance Co.
In 2018, Harris was named PIANJ
's Director of the Year.
Clarifying and standardizing the level of care that insurance producers are expected to exercise is one of PIANJ
's top legislative priorities for this legislative session.
According to PIANJ
's testimony, the errors and omissions insurance, which protects agencies and their clients in the event of, or allegation of, professional errors, is more costly in New Jersey--compared to peer states--because of the Garden State's extension of liability beyond the normal duty-of-care.
and PIACT comprise the PIA Management Services partnership, which they formed in 1965.) I have had the honor of serving as president of PIANY and on the board of PIA Management Services for several years.
PIANY President Fred Holender, CLU, CPCU, ChFC, MSFS, opened the buffet networking lunch as master of ceremonies,) PIANJ
immediate past President Kacy Campion Renna, CIC, introduced the new PIANJ
officers and newly inducted PIANJ
President Lloyd H.
"Our members have grown to recognize John as a person who has a strong working relationship be-tween his company and their agencies," said Kacy Campion Renna, CIC, PIANJ
A 25-year veteran of the surplus linei, Thalman served as president of the PIANJ
Young Insurance Professionals and as a board member of PIANJ
, as well as senior vice president of the American Association of Managing General Agents' Under Forty Organization.
"John's impact on the industry still is felt today, and it is fitting that this award honors his memory and offers a college-bound student the chance to continue his or her education," said PIANJ
President Kacy Campion Renna, CIC.
-- The Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey has announced that Samantha Lanzano, daughter of Rebecca Lanzano, client account manager at Kape Insurance Agency in South Plainfield, N.J., has been named the first annual PIANJ
John Laux Memorial Scholarship winner.