Scott Shappee Is PIA National's YIP of the Year
Scott Shappee was honored as the 2019 PIA National Young Insurance Professional (YIP) of the Year. The presentation was made April 2, 2019 in Arlington, Virginia during the PIA governance meetings. The award was sponsored, as it has been since its inception, by the Rough Notes Company.
“It has been my absolute pleasure to work with Scott Shappee on numerous state and national initiatives over the last dozen years,” said PIA National Secretary/Assistant Treasurer Tony Curti, in presenting the award. “Scott has been active in the insurance business for the last 14 years. He is a principal with the Insurance Center of Monroe, Michigan, a family agency and longtime PIA member Agency.”
“Scott is committed to the independent agency system and has been an integral part in the success of the Michigan PIA affiliate,” Curti said. “He currently serves on the board of directors of Michigan PIA and is Past President of the affiliate. Scott carries respect and credibility in the industry among his peers.”
Curti shared some of the industry accolades that were submitted in support of Scott Shappee’s nomination, including one from David Hand, Regional Sales Manager for Progressive: “Not only is Scott a great board member and representative of PIA, he’s a great agent. Scott is the future of the independent Agent channel, and he exemplifies the reason why Progressive continues to be so excited about the IA channel.”