Recognizing agency excellence in integrity, respect, loyalty, teamwork and the aspiration to improve.
About the Award
The Agent of the Year award recognizes one of Merchants’ more than 1,000 independent agencies for achieving success through outstanding customer service. In addition, award recipients must embrace Merchants’ core values of integrity, respect, loyalty, teamwork and the aspiration to improve.
2022 Recipient: Middleton & Company
Middleton & Company of Newton, New Jersey has been named the 2022 Agent of the Year by Merchants Insurance Group.Press Release
Past Award Recipients
|2021||Vanner Insurance Agency||Buffalo, NY|
|2020||Affiliated Agency, Inc.||Plainview, NY|
|2019||Wolf Agency, Inc.||Orchard Park, NY|
|2018||Industrial Coverage||Patchogue, NY|
|2017||The Scirocco Group (now Acrisure, LLC)||Hasbrouck Heights, NJ|
|2016||Dayton Ritz & Osborne||East Hampton, NY|
|2015||R & W Brokerage||Lynbrook, NY|
|2014||Sykes-Mallia Associates, Inc||Schenectady, NY|
|2013||Libardi Service Agency, LLC||Hicksville, NY|
|2012||Lawley Tradition, LLC||Fredonia, NY|
|2011||Archer A. Associates (now AssuredPartners)||Melville, NY|
|2010||Hunter Insurance||Manville, RI|
|2009||Maran Corporate Risk Associates, Inc (now Cook Maran & Associates)||Melville, NY|
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- Listening and responding promptly to your needs.
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- Remaining a viable and stable market across insurance cycles.
- Measuring your view of our performance regularly.
- Strengthening your client relationships by optimizing the policyholder experience.
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