2015 Award Winners

 

Agent of the Year

Bobby Salmon - INSURE
Bobby Salmon, Vice President of INSURE in Raleigh, NC was named the 2015 Agent of the Year for his outstanding service to IIANC. Bobby most recently served as Chairman of IIANC’s Board of Directors in 2013-2014.
 





 

IIANC Education Foundation Scholarship

Family First Insurance
The 2015 IIANC Education Foundation Scholarship was presented to Family First Insurance in Wilson, NC. This $5,000 scholarship is used for the staff’s continuing education. Mason Lee accepted the award on the agency’s behalf.
 





  

Broker of the Year

Jackson Sumner & Associates 
2015 Broker of the Year honors went to Jackson Sumner & Associates of Boone, NC. This award is presented to the broker that has demonstrated support for association activities and commitment to the independent agency system. JSA previously won this award in 2012 and 2013.





  
   

Company of the Year

Liberty Mutual Insurance
Liberty Mutual Insurance received the 2015 Company of the Year award, which is presented to the company that has demonstrated support for association activities and commitment to the independent agency system. Liberty Mutual is a strong supporter of local communities, and has won this award five times.





 
 

Young Agent of the Year

Josh Lipstone - Lipstone Insurance
Josh Lipstone of Lipstone Insurance in Cary, NC, was named IIANC’s 2015 Young Agent of the Year. Josh has been actively involved with the Young Agents Committee, where he served as Chairman in 2014-2015. This is his second time winning this distinguished award.
 





  

Company Professional of the Year

Robb Crosswhite, CIC, CPIM - UPC Insurance
The 2015 Company Professional of the Year award was given to Robb Crosswhite, CIC, CPIM of UPC Insurance in Holly Springs, NC for the outstanding support he and his company have shown to IIANC throughout the years. Robb is a member of IIANC’s Events Committee and NCJUA Committee.





 
   

Chairman's Citations

Bobby Salmon - INSURE
 






  
 
Josh Lipstone - Lipstone Insurance
 







 
Sherry Marshall - Anders, Ireland, Marshall, Inc.