About us - Meet Our Friends

Hi, It's not always what you know, but who you know. Our clients, friends, and vendors offer many exciting services, products, and benefits that may be of assistance to you. This page enables you to make the connection. Check this page frequently for new connections. If you would like a hyperlink connection to your website, just let us know.

Sam Friedman's Insurance Blog: A View From The Press Box
Sam Friedman, Editor-In-Chief of National Underwriter, the most outspoken newsmagazine in the property-casualty insurance industry, invites you to follow his musings and respond to his views posted on his blog at www.property-casualty.com.. Sam, who celebrated his 25th anniversary at NU in September 2006, is in charge of day-to-day editorial operations at NU, and oversees the magazine's online daily news service at www.propertyandcasualtyinsurancenews.com. He is also a frequent speaker and panel moderator at industry conventions, seminars and conferences. But it's his longtime column, "A View From The Press Box," that has generated the most controversy during his quarter-century at NU, as he attempts to influence the industry's policy and direction by commenting on news, trends and the people behind them. He looks forward to exchanging views with you, and urges you to log on today.

The Institute of WorkComp Professionals
If you're serious about competing in the workers' compensation market, give yourself a big competitive edge by becoming a "Certified WorkComp Advisor". Preston Diamond and Frank Pennachio's team of experts will provide you with the training, resources and tools to find the mistakes and overcharges that cost your clients money and to guarantee your performance.

Ultimate Insurance Links
A significant number of our clients are in the insurance industry. Barry Klein of Ultimate Insurance Links has spent a number of years compiling the most comprehensive list of hyperlinks withing the insurance industry. If you're looking for something in insurance, this is the place to start.

donphin.com
Don Phin is a California attorney specializing in human resources and employment issues. Learn about the many advantages offered by HRthatWorks.

James P. Cecil Co., Inc.
Meet our good friend, the master of nurture, Jim Cecil! Lots of products to help you grow your business by nurturing your clients and prospects. Jim's an excellent speaker, by the way!

Selling Strategies, Inc.
Emily Huling, CIC, CMC is an excellent speaker, trainer, and consultant within the insurance industry. Lots of helpful products and information on available services. Plus, the website offers a FREE 30-minute phone consultation with Emily.

Performance Dynamics
This is a unique website specializing in insurance proposals for the insurance industry. Readily understood by the buyer, these proposals provide the understanding that can empower a buyer to make a financial decision. Designed by Preston Diamond, 6th Sense Insurance Proposals are really worth investigating.

National Marketing Services, Inc.
Need intelligent telemarketing assistance and support? The Neilson family's National Marketing Services is a full-service telemarketing company that truly will exceed your expectations when it comes to building your business over the telephone.

ProgramBusiness.com
This is an e-commerce site for the wholesalers and retailers within the insurance industry. Wholesalers market their products and programs which can be accessed by the retailers. Jack Burke serves as editor of their electronic newsletter ProgramBusinessNews. To receive the free newsletter, just visit their web site and register for the free members.

Fries & Fries Consulting
Internationally noted speaker and consultant, Jack Fries specializes in insurance agency management, sales, and automation.

Burand & Associates
Chris Burand is a noted consultant to the insurance industry, specializing in agency/company relation, management, mergers and acquisitions.

The Bayes Corp.
This unique company specializes in assisting business to identify and predict likely prospects through special computer "predictive programs" and their list of clients reads like a who's who in American business. This website is well worth a visit if you'd like to increase the effectiveness of your marketing efforts. When making contact ask for Jack's good friend Nigel Cooper......and the British accent is genuine!

National Corset
Our clients run a gamut of industries and here's one from the garment industry.....lingerie garments, that is! National Corset is the company behind such lines as Shirley of Hollywood, Intimate Attitudes, and Risque.

Goodman Speakers Bureau
The Goodman Speakers Bureau is an excellent resource for speakers.....a unique customized service....that can help your make your event, conference, or convention a success with quality presentations from name speakers. Jack Burke is also represented by this bureau.

Insurance Marketing & Management Services
We've been producing programs, serving as a consultant and providing articles to this very unique resource for the insurance industry. Take some time to visit their web site and see the value they bring to independent insurance agents.

C. R. Ekern & Company
Rob Ekern is a noted consultant, author, and speaker on Consultative Brokerage Principles for the insurance industry.

Chicago
You've heard me talk about a friend within this group and you've read about him in books and articles. Here's the web site where you can learn more about this phenomenal rock and roll band that has entertained us for over 30 years.

The Duttons
Branson is the capital of "live" entertainment and one of the greatest family shows is The Duttons. Mom, Dad, 7 Children and some of the 18 Grandchildren celebrate life in their fast-moving, multi-genre show of music, song and dance. Check out the Dutton Theater, Hotel and Restaurant right on the Country Music Boulevard Strip in Branson.

KICKINBACK design
Provider of graphic design, website design and development as well as hosting, online marketing. Also  specializing in SMM (Social Media Marketing). They completed our new website and recommend you check them out today.

All of our clients and friends are welcome to list their websites on our "Connections" Page! Just contact us with the information and we'll set up the hyperlink. Hopefully you'll do the same for us.