Category Archives: Insurance

BlueCross BlueShield of S.C. Named in Forbes’ List of America’s Best Employers

Columbia, SC – Forbes magazine included BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina in its annual ranking of America’s Best Employers. The company was one of four BlueCross companies included, ranking 15th in the insurance sector, and coming in at 380th overall out of 500 employers. Using data collected anonymously from employees, Forbes’ "America's Best Employers" list…
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S.C. chapter of national insurance PAC honored

COLUMBIA- NAIFA South Carolina is thrilled to recognize the local chapter in the Midlands for being awarded the Insurance and Financial Advisors Political Action Committee (IFAPAC) Tribute to Excellence Award for 2015. NAIFA Midlands was chosen out of over 500 State & Local Associations and is one of only 9 local associations to be recognized.…
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Satisfaction with Colonial Life’s handling of claims reaches 95 percent

COLUMBIA, S.C. (April  11, 2016) — Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company’s policyholders are very satisfied with the service they received in 2015 while submitting claims. Overall results* in 2015 found that 95 percent of Colonial Life claimants were satisfied with the overall handling of their claim. In 2015, Colonial Life made nearly 900,000 claim…
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Aflac named to 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies list

COLUMBUS, Ga., March 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leader of voluntary insurance sales at the worksite in the United States, announced today it has been named to the Ethisphere Institute's 2016 World's Most Ethical Companies list. This marks 10 consecutive years that Aflac has appeared on this prestigious list, making them the sole insurance company…
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Assured Neace Lukens Changes Name to AssuredPartners NL

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – January 15, 2016 — Assured Neace Lukens, announced its plan to change its name to AssuredPartners NL, effective immediately. Additionally, AssuredPartners NL will adopt a new brand identity that complements parent company AssuredPartners. AssuredPartners NL will continue to offer property & casualty insurance, employee benefits services, risk management counseling and personal insurance.…
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Aflac named a FORTUNE World’s Most Admired Company for 15th Time

COLUMBUS, Ga., Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leader of voluntary insurance sales at the work site in the United States, announced today its recognition by FORTUNE magazine as a World's Most Admired Company, ranking the company No. 1 in innovation for the insurance, life and health category. This marks Aflac's 15th appearance on this…
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Learn & Connect at the Executive Speaker Series on March 3

Columbia's Insurance Technology and Services Cluster will hold its Featured Speaker series March 3. Julia Davis, senior VP and CIO of Aflac insurance, will be the featured speaker. Details: Thursday, March 3 | 8:30 - 10 a.m. 8:30 am: registration, breakfast & networking 9:00 am: event start IT-oLogy Theater (1st Floor) Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/itssc-executive-speaker-series-march-2016-tickets-21092857304 Davis…
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Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter Society of South Carolina Celebrates 50 years

Columbia, S.C. – Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) Society of South Carolina celebrates 50 years of promoting excellence in the insurance industry through ethical behavior and continuing education. To celebrate this milestone the chapter held a reception Jan. 27 at noon in Columbia, S.C. More than 40 people attended the reception including South Carolina Director…
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KeenanSuggs Insurance launches newly enhanced website and brand update

COLUMBIA, SC – Today, KeenanSuggs Insurance announced the launch of a newly enhanced website and brand update (www.keenansuggs.com). According to Tommy Suggs, President and CEO, these changes reflect a growing company remaining true to a culture of customer service: “Our success is rooted in knowing our clients. Throughout the years, our service model has expertly…
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