GKG Named Best Practices Agency for 11th Year

New Hartford, NY, November 27, 2017 – For the 11th consecutive year, Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy Inc. of New Hartford, New York has been named to an elite group of insurance agencies identified by the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA) and Reagan Consulting as employing the best business practices in the industry.

The selection means that Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy’s operations, including its outstanding customer retention, growth, stability and financial management have been reviewed, documented for excellence and are serving as models for other insurance agencies to adopt.

More than 1,800 independent agencies throughout the United States were nominated to take part in the study, but only 262 qualified for the honor. To be chosen, the agency had to be among the 35-45 top-performing agencies in one of six revenue categories.

About the IIABA

The IIABA is the nation’s oldest and largest national association of independent agents and brokers, representing a network of more than 300,000 agents, brokers and their employees. Reagan Consulting is an Atlanta-based financial and management consulting firm specializing in services to the insurance distribution system.  The Best Practices study program was initiated in 1993 as the foundation for efforts to improve agency performance.

About Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy, Inc.

Founded in 1904, Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy (gkgrisk.com) is one of Central New York’s oldest and largest independent insurance agencies. Blending innovative insurance solutions with leading-edge strategies, GKG helps individuals and businesses of all types and sizes manage risk. The firm is headquartered at 210 Clinton Road in New Hartford, from which it serves clients across New York State and increasingly around the nation and globe.