Insurance Group of St. Charles County Acquires Insurance of Ellisville

O'Fallon, MO, May 22, 2018 –(PR.com)– Insurance Group of St. Charles County recently purchased Insurance of Ellisville, a family owned and operated company that was founded in 2016 by owner Benjamin Moore. Insurance Group of St. Charles County is a member of Valley Insurance Agency Alliance (VIAA), a cohesive family of over 100 independent insurance agencies in Missouri and Illinois. Founded in 1992, Insurance Group of St. Charles County is a full-service insurance agency that specializes in personal and business insurance. The company is owned by husband and wife Ben…

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INTERTEL Names Melissa Thomas Chief Marketing Officer

Saint Louis, MO, May 21, 2018 –(PR.com)– INTERTEL, the nationally recognized leader in Medical Canvassing, today announced that Melissa Thomas has joined INTERTEL, Inc. as Chief Marketing Officer. Based in St. Louis, Thomas will lead INTERTEL’s marketing and continue to build the company’s brand as it enhances its service offerings and moves to target new claims industries to benefit a growing clientele. “As the nationally recognized leader in Medical Canvassing, it is my great pleasure to welcome Melissa to the team. Melissa is a true professional, is very energetic and…

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INTERTEL Welcomes New National Business Development Manager

Saint Louis, MO, May 21, 2018 –(PR.com)– INTERTEL, the nationally recognized leader in Medical Canvassing, announces that Jason Turk has joined INTERTEL, Inc. as National Business Development Manager. Prior to joining the INTERTEL team, Jason held significant roles in the military as well as the risk and insurance industry. As a member of the United States Marine Corps, Jason learned early on the value of dedication, loyalty, and teamwork. Visiting nations around the world, Jason's experience in servant leadership and ambassadorship would play a vital role in representing the United…

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Better Insurance Options Announces Release of a New Podcast

Philadelphia, PA, May 20, 2018 –(PR.com)– People entering Medicare must choose between Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplements, or remain with Original Medicare only. There is a tendency to make this decision based on monthly cost. Better Insurance Options has recently released a podcast entitled "Is Medicare Too Expensive?" which looks at a different way to make this important decision. Frank Sutter, Principal at Better Insurance Options, explains. "It is very true that Medicare Advantage provides a lower monthly premium, this is almost always true," said Sutter. "But the thing that must…

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Podcast: Is There Really an Advantage to Having a Drug Plan Included with Your Advantage Plan?

Philadelphia, PA, May 20, 2018 –(PR.com)– Better Insurance Options today announced the release of a new Podcast, aimed at clearing some confusion that Medicare-eligible individuals may have about the Advantage plan drug benefit. In-keeping with the standard being set by Better Insurance Options, this Podcast represents a brief (10:07) summary of a much larger topic, the complications of Medicare choices. Better Insurance Options is attempting to address the issue of beneficiaries who make choices on Medicare products with a focus their current situation, which may not always be the best…

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SAN Group Celebrates 35 Years at Annual Business Meeting

Hampton, NH, May 19, 2018 –(PR.com)– Satellite Agency Network (SAN) Group, Inc. celebrated 35 years of success at its Annual Business Meeting on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA. More than 500 insurance industry professionals attended the one-day event, which featured workshops, panel discussions, trade show, luncheon, and a keynote address from Scott Stratten, a best-selling author, renowned social media influencer, and president of UnMarketing.com. Participants included SAN member agency owners and staff, insurance company partners and executives, vendors, and industry subject matter experts. The…

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SAN Group Names Diane Christiansen as Commercial Lines Placement Specialist

Hampton, NH, May 19, 2018 –(PR.com)– Satellite Agency Network Group, Inc. (SAN) is pleased to announce that Diane Christiansen has recently joined the largest alliance of independent insurance agencies in the northeast as Commercial Lines Placement Specialist for its AccessPlus department. Christiansen is responsible for the placement of new commercial business accounts on behalf of SAN member agencies, and will work closely with those agents and insurance carriers to streamline the delivery of information on new and renewal insurance policies. “Diane brings over thirty-four years of experience in commercial lines,…

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Better Insurance Options Announces Podcast Release

Philadelphia, PA, May 19, 2018 –(PR.com)– Better Insurance Options proudly announces the release of a new Podcast, entitled Medigap eligibility. The Podcast, a brief 10:11 in length, is aimed at providing guidance for the individual approaching Medicare coverage, regarding the possible windows for enrolling in a Supplement plan. This is a continuation of the informational outreach for Better Insurance Options to Medicare-eligible beneficiaries. In speaking with the staff of Better Insurance Options, it seems clear that the focus of this group is the acknowledgement of the technical savvy of Medicare-eligible…

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Highly-Regarded Industry Veterans Greg Meserole and Scott McGuire Join Watkins Insurance Group

Austin, TX, May 19, 2018 –(PR.com)– Watkins Insurance Group, the largest full-service, locally owned independent insurance agency in central Texas, has announced that Greg Meserole and Scott McGuire have joined the agency as Vice Presidents. Meserole and McGuire now join a team of over 100 professionals at Watkins Insurance Group’s Austin headquarters. Bringing with them over 45 years of experience in the industry and their excellent reputation for providing insurance/risk management services to businesses and individuals, Meserole and McGuire are a valuable addition to Watkins Insurance Group. “I am excited…

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13.6 Million Have Medicare Supplement Insurance Reports AAMSI

Los Angeles, CA, May 18, 2018 –(PR.com)– The number of Americans with Medicare Supplement insurance continues to increase with 13.6 million having this form of coverage in 2017 according to the American Association for Medicare Supplement Insurance. "The number of Medicare Supplement insurance policies has increased 40 percent since 2010," shares Jesse Slome, director of the Association. "With 10,000 Americans turning 65 every day, the growth trend will continue as people want coverage to supplement their Medicare health benefits." The Association released the data in advance of the upcoming national…

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