IIANC, an industry trade association, is the largest and most active voice of independent insurance agents in North Carolina. We are proud to serve as the unrelenting advocate and strategic business partner for over 950 Trusted Choice® agency locations across the state, providing them with business/technology consulting services, professional development and training, insurance coverages, lobbying and more.
Our staff is passionate about helping our members succeed and exemplifies “The IIANC Way” of integrity, professionalism, innovation, collaboration, initiative, and responsiveness in all that we do. We promote a healthy work-life balance and positive, fun company culture that motivates our employees to excel.
Who are IIANC's members?
Our diverse membership is comprised of over 950 independent insurance agencies located across North Carolina, with more than 7,000 employees, who work to protect the insurance and financial needs of the state's citizens. IIANC members are Trusted Choice independent insurance agencies
that can represent more than one insurance company. As a result, independent agents can offer clients a wider choice of auto, home, business, life and health coverages. Trusted Choice independent agents not only advise clients about insurance, they recommend loss-prevention ideas, and if a loss occurs, the independent agent will work with the client until the claim is settled.
Originally founded in 1898, IIANC joins 50 other state associations in membership in Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (Big "I"). Our national association is recognized throughout the industry, and especially in Washington, DC, as a powerful organization that works to protect Big "I" members and their clients.
To be the premier independent insurance agents association by empowering our members to rise above the competition, reach their fullest potential and create a future where consumers look to Trusted Choice agents first.
The mission of IIANC is to advocate for the independent agency system and to fulfill the business and professional needs of its members.
IIANC is here to help our members succeed in today’s competitive insurance industry. We know that running an independent agency, no matter how large or small, has its challenges. IIANC strives to make this easier by providing our members with the resources needed to manage their agencies and further their careers. Through IIANC membership, agencies have access to a wide variety of products, services and knowledge including networking opportunities, education, insurance products, agency management services, lobbying, advocacy, and much more.
Membership in IIANC will help:
- Grow Your Agency
- Manage Your Business
- Further Your Career
- Protect Your Livelihood
- Connect Your Agency
- Keep Your Agency Informed