Annual Business Meeting & Networking Event



We are so grateful to all the past presidents/chairman, national staff, members, companies, partners, vendors, and friends who helped make this year's anniversary event so special.


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Huge shout out to our amazing 2018 sponsors!
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IIANJ Marketing Programs, Inc.

Selective Insurance

Franklin Mutual Insurance Company​
The Cumberland Insurance Group
UPC Insurance

Liberty Mutual Insurance
Plymouth Rock Assurance
Progressive​ Insurance

Burns & Wilcox
Schenck Price Smith & King, LLP

Advantage Specialty Inc.​
Farmers Ins. Company ​of Flemington
Farmers Mutual Fire Insurance Co. of Salem County
Gemini Restoration
IIAB of Central New Jersey
Imperial PFS
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions​

ANE - Agency Network Exchange, LLC​
Burns & Wilcox
Insurance Agency Connection
Neptune Flood
Northeast Power Dry
Trusted Choice
Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company

Anderson & Murison
Astrocare Fire & Water Restoration​
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC
Jimcor Agenices
Kingstone Insurance Company
Merchants Insurance Group
MetLife Home & Auto
Narragansett Bay Insurance Company
Preferred Mutual Insurance Company
Schenck Price Smith & King, LLP​
Service Insurance Company 
UFG Insurance​

​We're in the process of planning our 2019 event where youu can expect killer opportunities to network with agents....stay tuned.

2018 Sponsorships

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Choose to place your brand on one of the most attended sessions at this event - the Monday Business Meeting or the Chairman's Ball. This sponsorship comes with four complimentary registrations and $250 in sponsored door prizes.
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Attach your brand to one of four high-level event sponsorships, the Business Meeting Speaker, Chairman's Cocktail Party, or Opening Reception. This sponsorship includes one complimentary registration and $150 in sponsored door prizes.

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Make your mark by aligning with one of the following attendee touch points: CE Seminar, Tuesday Grab-It-And-Go Breakfast, Sunday Entertainment, or the $1000 Grand Prize. This sponsorship includes $50 in door prizes. 


Stay top-of-mind with attendees as the sponsor of the Opening Reception Centerpieces, Monday Bloody Mary & Mimosa BarChairman's Ball Centerpieces, or the Conference Badges. 

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Sponsors receive naming rights to one of the following eight food stations: Pasta, Roast Beef Carving, Turkey Carving, Stir Fry, Garden Party, Tuna Station or Dessert. Includes two complimentary registrations to the Opening Reception, one email blast, one company-provided promotional product to include in the attendee gift bags (note: cannot be pens, bags or notebooks/journals).

Option 2 - Hospitality Row Sponsor (takes place from 2 - 5 pm on Monday) - SOLD OUT
Sponsors receive a hospitality suite on Big I New Jersey's Hospitality Row during an exclusive networking timeframe between events on Monday afternoon. Sponsors are free to get as creative as they'd like with their suites (food and beverage options can be added by contacting Jennifer Kacmarsky) and take advantage of the advance registration list to be sure all attendees stop by your suite. This sponsorship comes with the option to add a give away to the attendee registration bags.
Note - exisiting 2018 sponsors may add the Hospitality Row sponsorship to enhance their visibiltiy the discounted rate of $900.

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 ​Star sponsors may chose from the $600 Conference Pens, Journals, or Bags opportunity*, or a $450 Event Sponsor. 

All sponsorships include promotion on event materials, podium recognition, and an advance attendee list. To secure your sponsorship, or if you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Kacmarsky

* Pens, bags, and journal sponsorships include recognition as a conference sponsor plus an in-kind donation of 250 pens/bags/journals.  These products are required to carry the official event hashtag #GOBIG125 along with artwork of the sponsor's choosing. Proofs mush be approved by Jennifer Kacmarsky or Stacey Villano prior to production.  Products must arrive at Big I NJ no later than October 15, 2018.

​Winners are announced at the Annual Business Meeting & Networking Event.

Nominations are currently closed.
Henry A. Franz Award Insurance Person of the Year
Established by the IIA of Passaic County and dedicated to the memory of Henry A. Franz, past president, this award is presented to the individual who has made the most outstanding contribution to the health and advancement of the insurance industry. 
Richard Hardenbergh Community Service Award
Presented in memory of Richard Hardenbergh, former Big I New Jersey leader and dedicated community volunteer, the recipient of this award is an individual who has made a significant contribution to the community on a voluntary basis.

Cherise M. Gonzalez Young Agent of the Year Award
This award, sponsored by IIAB of Central New Jersey, is presented to a young agent who has demonstrated service to his or her agency, professional trade association, and community.

​​James F. Anthony Scholarship
Established in remembrance of former Big I New Jersey board member James F. Anthony III, this scholarship is available to dependents of Big I New Jersey members. The $1,000 scholarship is intended for high school seniors seeking to further their education. Winner will be announced during the business meeting.
Nominations are currently closed.