The prestigious Underwriting Agency of the Year award is given annually by United Fire Group to the agency that has shown consistent and profitable growth for United Fire.
Dave Van Essen, from Prins Insurance, Inc., accepted the award during the United Club Luncheon, which is held each year to award their most profitable agents with profit-sharing commissions.
“It is an honor to receive the Midwest Underwriting Agency of the Year award,” said Van Essen. “We are very appreciative of the partnership we have with United Fire. It is an excellent, all-around company for us and that is proved by the year-end results. We are really happy to have received this award.”
Prins Insurance, Inc. has been licensed to do business with United Fire Group since 1987.
In photo: United Fire Group’s President & CEO Randy Ramlo; Prins Insurance, Inc.’s Dave Van Essen; United Fire’s Executive Vice President Mike Wilkins; and United Fire’s Assistant Vice President and Marketing Manager Mike Broghammer.