The state's oldest insurance trade association launches a new brand.
Glen Burnie, MD, January 31, 2020 - Today, the Independent Insurance Agents of Maryland became Big I Maryland.The move from IIAMD to the Big ‘I’, a brand used to identify the National Association for many years, is the logical move for Maryland. The name is respected and recognized. Maryland embraced the new name and looks forward to making it an everyday brand as they move the association forward. In an industry that is constantly changing, returning to our original brand confirms our dedication to our historical roots and also bears witness to our dedication to our membership.We are their Big ‘I’, here to assist in addressing the challenges facing our members today and in the future.
Rebekah Langford, President of the Big I Maryland showed her pride and excitement over the new brand stating, “This begins a new era for the association and I look forward to working with our members as we re-focus and re-direct our place in the market, affirming that the Big I Maryland is the premiere insurance trade association in Maryland.”
Maryland joins several other states including New York, New Jersey, Oklahoma and Kentucky, in the re-brand. The Big I Maryland’s strength has always been in their membership. Now facing the new decade, the new brand will be the Association’s foundation for our
future as we work to meet the needs of those members.
Incorporated in 1936, IIAMD (the Maryland Big “I”) is the state’s oldest and largest state association. The Big I Maryland is the State Association of the NationalBig I (Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of American), founded in 1896 and is the nation’s oldest and largest national association of independent insurance agents and brokers, representing a network of more than 300,000 agents, brokers and their employees nationally. Its members are businesses that offer customers a choice of policies from a variety of insurance companies. Independent agents and brokers offer all lines of insurance—property, casualty, life, and health—as well as employee benefit plans and retirement products. Web address: www.BigIMD.com.