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NJ Agents Conference


MOnday, October 26, 10 AM - 11:45 aM

10 am  ::  Big I Biz

Get an update on what Big I NJ is doing for you and the insurance industry, hear special award presentations, and be a part of the installation of your 2020-2022 board members, including new chairman, Hal Soden Jr.

10:30 am  ::  Grow By Being An Agent For The Future - presented by Manny Barbosa, senior digital marketing trainer & consultant for Liberty/Safeco Insurance  

Sponsored by Liberty/Safeco Insurance

In this special 45 minute presentation, you will  learn why being an agent for the future is critical to the growth of your agency. Using marketplace data points, Manny will show you how today's consumer has changed and how your agency needs to adapt to new consumer expectations. 

During this presentation, you will learn about tactics that attract and convert more consumers and share your unique independent agent value.

Registration to this event is free for all Big I New Jersey members. 

Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors
    Anderson & Murison, Inc.         Cumberland Mutual        Farmers of Salem       Franklin Mutual Insurance         Imperial PFS         Merchants Insurance Group              New Jersey Agents Alliance, LLC           Progressive Insurance             Safeco Insurance/Liberty Mutual Insurance          Selective Insurance Group, Inc.

Award Nominations

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.  Apply

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. Nominee must live in New Jersey and be involved in the NJ insurance industry.  Apply

Cherise M. Gonzalez Young Agent of the Year Award

This award is presented to a young agent who has demonstrated service to his or her agency, professional trade association, and community.  Apply

James F. Anthony Scholarship

Created in 1995, the $1,000 scholarship is given in memory of James F. Anthony, a devoted friend to Big I NJ. The scholarship is bestowed annually to a deserving high school senior seeking further education who has demonstrated excellence in scholastic, extra curricular, and community activities.  Scholarship form