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Acuity -

Acuity is a regional company that is nationally recognized not only for its operational excellence but for its intellectual capital as well. In addition to the many industry accolades we've earned, Acuity transcends the insurance industry with recognition in workplace environment, technology advancements and community philanthropy.

Allied Insurance

Allied Insurance -

Since being formed as ALLIED Mutual Automobile Association in 1929, Allied Insurance has been committed to providing quality insurance coverage backed by our commitment to On Your Side® customer service. Whether its protection for your home, auto, farm/ranch or business, Allied’s broad portfolio of personal and commercial products has the flexibility to meet your insurance needs.

Auto Owners

Auto Owners -

Since 1916 Auto-Owners Insurance has helped people with their insurance needs. We are dedicated to the independent agency system, offering our products through over 6,000 independent agencies in 26 states. Auto-Owners products are brought to you through caring, knowledgeable professionals, who live and work right in your community.

Berkley Insurance

Berkley Insurance -

W. R. Berkley Corporation, founded in 1967, is one of the nation’s premier commercial lines property casualty insurance providers. Each of the operating units in the Berkley group participates in a niche market requiring specialized knowledge about a territory or product. Our competitive advantage lies in our long-term strategy of decentralized operations, allowing each of our units to identify and respond quickly and effectively to changing market conditions and local customer needs. This decentralized structure provides financial accountability and incentives to local management and enables us to attract and retain the highest caliber professionals. We have the expertise and resources to utilize our strengths in the present environment, and the flexibility to anticipate, innovate and respond to whatever opportunities and challenges the future may hold.

Cincinnati Insurance

Cincinnati Insurance -

A wide array of businesses and other organizations can depend on The Cincinnati Insurance Companies for insurance protection. You can count on us to provide you with outstanding protection and claims service with a personal touch, all at competitive rates. Your business or organization may be eligible for Cincinnati’s convenient, multi-year coverage terms, which are available in most states. And you’ll have peace of mind knowing the company that insures you has our superior financial strength and stability.

Cincinnati’s products are available to you exclusively through independent insurance agents who live in your community. They pride themselves on getting to know you and your business, matching your needs with an insurance program that brings you value at a fair cost 

CNA Surety

CNA Surety -

CNA Surety understands the needs of its customers and has built itself to be responsive, flexible and focused on satisfying the unique requirements of each one of its customers. We can provide custom-tailored surety solutions to virtually all segments of the market, regardless of size or circumstance. This explains our continued success and validates our potential for growth.

Concorde General Agency

Concorde General Agency -

Concorde General Agency, Inc. was founded in 1981. It has grown from a startup general agency based in Fargo, ND to an organization serving over 1,800 independent agencies in twelve states with written premium in excess of $20,000,000.

We are 32 insurance professionals who are committed to deliver our products and services accurately, ahead of time, every time; to build personal relationships that transcend price, service, and product; and to continuously improve the value of the products and services we deliver. Our dedication to this mission is the basis of our success.

CWG - Continental Western Group

CWG - Continental Western Group -

Combined, the three companies have written premiums in the hundreds of million dollars and offer a full line of Commercial Lines products. They operate through independent insurance agents in Colorado, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Wyoming. The companies are members of the W.R. Berkley Corporation®, which is one of the top 25 property and casualty insurance companies in the United States.

Farmers Mutual

Farmers Mutual -

The Farmers Mutual story has been one of continued success and growth since our founding in 1891. For more than 100 years, we offered insurance only in Nebraska, eventually growing to our current position as the leading Nebraska-based insurer of homes, farms and automobiles in the state.

In 1998, we broadened our horizons and began offering our products in South Dakota. In just a few short years, we have become a major participant in the South Dakota insurance market, and will continue to work towards our goal of becoming one of the leading writers of personal lines there.

Although we only write business in Nebraska and South Dakota, we are one of the 100 largest mutual companies in America. Our success is a reflection of the confidence we have earned from our policyholders and the independent professional agents who sell our policies.

Great Plains Brokerage

Great Plains Brokerage -

Great Plains Brokerage is an independent wholesaler of insurance products.  We specialize in distributing these products through professional, independent agents and consultants throughout the region.

"Your unique insurance advantage" with Great Plains Brokerage is delivered through our variety of markets including our status as the exclusive marketing arm for the Sanford Health Plan and the rapid response you'll receive when working with our P&C underwriting department.


Gusso Surety Bonds

Gusso Surety Bonds -

Qualified       -   Licensed, professional and knowledgeable bond agents are ready to serve your needs. Please visit  "Who We Are" and allow us to introduce ourselves.  

Experienced   -   Over time, we have built many strong personal and professional relationships within the industry. It is these relationships, coupled with extensive knowledge of surety bonds, that give us a step up in service.

Motivated      -   We are a family owned business. Unlike many companies who handle surety bonds "on the side", surety  bonds are our only business.  Our full attention and resources are dedicated to providing  you with the best possible surety bond solutions.

Responsive   -   We know that in many cases, time is of the essence. We feel it is our duty to our clients to go above and beyond the norm to see that their critical needs are met.

Solid         -   We represent some of the most financially sound and competitive sureties. Please visit "Sureties" for links.

Liberty Mutual

Liberty Mutual -

Since 1912, we at Liberty Mutual have committed ourselves to providing broad, useful and competitively-priced insurance products and services to meet our customers ever-changing needs.

Our delivery on this commitment is the reason we’re now the 5th largest P&C insurance company in the United States, why we’ve earned an A.M. Best Co. ‘A’ (Excellent) rating, and why we have the breadth, depth and financial strength that you can always depend on - in the United States and around the world.

Midwest Family Mutual

Midwest Family Mutual -

Our company was organized in 1891 as Minnesota Farmers Mutual Insurance for the purpose of writing crop and hail insurance for Minnesota farmers. In 1906, operations were broadened to include farm windstorm insurance. General fire and inland marine lines were added in 1929. Automobile and dwelling coverages were added in 1930. In the late 1970.s, the company expanded its product offerings to include homeowners and personal automobile coverages. To more accurately reflect the company.s broadened product lines and its lesser focus on the farm market, in 1983, the board of directors changed the name of the company to Midwest Family Mutual Insurance Company.

In 1991, the company introduced its first commercial lines insurance products allowing the company to further broaden the products available to its independent agent sales force. In 1997, the company further diversified by adding the states of Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota to the two existing states, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

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The Principal Financial Group® (The Principal®) is a leading global financial company offering businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services.

Our range of products and services includes retirement solutions, life and health insurance, wellness programs, and investment and banking products through our diverse family of financial services companies and national network of financial professionals.

Principal Financial Group

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The Principal Financial Group® (The Principal®) is a leading global financial company offering businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services.

Our range of products and services includes retirement solutions, life and health insurance, wellness programs, and investment and banking products through our diverse family of financial services companies and national network of financial professionals.


Progressive -

The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies has always lived up to its name by being one step ahead of the insurance industry, and finding new and affordable insurance solutions. We began in 1937 with the first drive-in claims office, became the first to introduce reduced rates for low-risk drivers, and then changed the insurance shopping experience by offering comparison rates on the Web.

Progressive continues to find better ways to serve you with our new and personalized MyRate® program and our Name Your Price® auto insurance pricing option.



QBE is a property and casualty insurance provider headquartered in Sun Prairie, Wis. We operate exclusively through the independent agency system and offer a complete line of property and casualty insurance products for homes, autos and businesses. Approximately 1,300 independent insurance agencies market QBE products in 25 states.

We are rated "A" (Excellent) by insurance industry analyst A.M. Best, and we are known for our financial strength, quality products, superior claims service and strong agency partnerships.



RAS was launched in 1989 – small, focused and determined. Since then, we have grown into a successful, secure organization, providing a broad array of products to serve our customers: employers who are challenged by the rapidly changing workers’ compensation system. Fueled by decades of expertise and steady, disciplined growth, our success is reflected in our growing number of long-term relationships and business referrals from satisfied clients.

Robert A. Schneider Agency, Division of Risk Placement Services, Inc. -

Bob Schneider, Area President of Minneapolis based RPS/Schneider: "We are proud of our 36 year history. We have a staff highly experienced and knowledgeable, committed to providing a high level of service and value to retail insurance agents. We pride ourselves on representing quality insurance carriers that share our values".

As a division of Risk Placement Services, Inc, we bring your agency significant market strength and brokerage capabilties - with over $1.5 billion in written premium working for you. 

Safeco Insurance

Safeco Insurance -

When it comes to protecting what matters most, trust matters. From the smallest fender-bender to a storm-damaged home, Safeco has stood ready at the most trying moments for more than 85 years. Backed by the financial strength of Liberty Mutual Group, we have over 3,000 employees across the country dedicated to meeting the needs of people like you.

With a comprehensive offering of products to meet your needs, responsive customer service and local independent agents to help you choose and customize your options, we make it simple to protect what matters most to you. We help you deal with the unexpected, offering the best mix of coverage and pricing—so when a loss occurs, you’ll be prepared and ready.

State Auto Insurance

State Auto Insurance -

One Man’s Vision For A Better World.
Frustrated by insurance rates that were unreasonably high and claims settlements that were routinely handled with disregard, Robert Pein was determined to create a new kind of insurance company dedicated to serving the needs of the community – not the needs of the insurance executives.

Transamerica Life

Transamerica Life -

The companies of Transamerica offer a wide array of innovative financial services and products with a common purpose. Regardless of the distribution method, our mission is to help individuals, families, and businesses build, protect, and preserve their hard-earned assets. With more than a century of experience, we have built our reputation on solid management, sound decisions, and consumer confidence.

The Transamerica companies are members of the AEGON Group, a multinational insurance organization headquartered in The Hague, The Netherlands. AEGON is one of the world’s leading life insurance and financial services organizations.

Travelers Insurance

Travelers Insurance -

In an uncertain world, Travelers is an insurance leader, committed to keeping pace with the ever-changing needs of our customers, and anticipating their needs for the future. There is no stronger testament to our dedication to protecting customers from loss than our continued innovation and ability to transform our industry.


Zurich -

Zurich entered the U.S. market in 1912. According to Highline Data LLC (NAIC 2008), Zurich in North America ( is the second-largest writer of commercial general liability insurance and the fourth-largest commercial property-casualty insurance company, serving the global corporate, large corporate, middle market, specialties and programs sectors. Zurich's risk engineering services in the United States are provided by Zurich Services Corporation.

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McKinneyOlson Insurance is a premier personal and commercial insurance agency located in Sioux Falls and Brandon South Dakota. McKinneyOlson specializes in commercial property insurance, workers compensation insurance, commercial auto insurance, personal homeowners insurance, and personal auto insurance and many other types of insurance.