SAN Awards 2021 recipients

HMS Agency received the prestigious President’s Club Award for overall exceptionalism

HAMPTON, NH ⦁ May 27, 2021: Satellite Agency Network Group, Inc. (SAN) announced its 2021 award winners during its annual business meeting, held virtually, May 5, 2021. Three member agencies were recognized for their exemplary performance and achievements.

The SAN President’s Club Award was presented to HMS Agency, Inc. of Albany, NY. Each year, a SAN member agency is recognized for their consistent growth, superior customer service, and a stellar working relationship with the alliance.

“HMS Agency has reached and sustained a high level of achievement over the years with exceptional business performance and growth, and an impressive return on investment. The agency drives a high percentage of business to strategic partner companies, conducts their business with high moral standards, and is committed to the community,” said Larry Rose, SAN Senior Vice President of Sales & Distribution.

Principals Stephen Mather and William Mather, Jr. accepted the award, with Bill Mather, Jr. stating, “SAN has been a great partner for the last 18 years and we’re looking forward to many more years of working together.”

The award for Outstanding Community Service was presented to W.J. Stewart Insurance Agency of Raymond, NH, with agency President Brent Norris accepting.

“Brent realizes that as a community insurance agent, it’s not just about selling insurance. It’s also about giving back to the community for all the wonderful things they have given to you,” said David Collins, SAN Agency Development Field Specialist.

Benjamin J. Rodgers Insurance of Woodbury, CT was named Digital Agency of the Year and was recognized for their adoption of digital tools for sales, marketing, operations, and service, blending physical and online environments to best serve their clients and communities.

“2020 was a trying year for all of us,” stated agency owner Ben Rodgers. “We were able to leverage certain aspects of technology and automation to make our lives a little bit easier. Thank you to SAN Group for recognizing our efforts – here’s to a great year!”

Watch the SAN Awards 2021 video!

Pictured above in header image (left to right):

  1. Brent Norris of W.J. Stewart Insurance Agency
  2. Stephen Mather and William Mather, Jr. of HMS Agency
  3. Ben Rodgers of Benjamin J. Rodgers Insurance


Read the press release on Insurance Business America, 28 May 2021