Agents Importance Revealed In Tragedy


Independent agents may feel that the importance of their careers is trivial by comparison to recent events, but the terrorist attack of Sept. 11 has only underscored the importance of the industry to the nation, observed William F. Hofmann III, outgoing president of the Independent Insurance of America.

Mr. Hofmann delivered his remarks during the opening session of the annual convention of the Alexandria, Va.-based IIAA, the “IIAA Hawaii InfoXchange.”

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