Boston, Mass. – September 22, 2014 – Mr. Wilson Shepherd, territory manager for Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Chesapeake region, has been named the 2014 Company Representative of the Year by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA).
Since 2007, Mr. Shepherd has worked in partnership with Liberty Mutual’s appointed agencies in Central and Southwest Virginia. In 2011 he was recognized by the company as one of Liberty Mutual’s highest performing territory managers. In recent years, Shepherd has also been instrumental in the strategic growth of agency appointments in the territory.
“When you listen to all of the well-deserved accolades you hear from everyone Wilson Shepherd works with, you know why he’s so successful,” said PIA National President-elect Richard A. “Richie” Clements. “They consistently cite his excellent agency service ethic. They praise his client focus, his enthusiasm, his knowledge and his professionalism. As one said, ‘Wilson Shepherd possesses all the attributes that an agent desires in their company representative.’”
Joining Shepherd during the PIA Annual Meeting award presentation held in San Antonio was Mr. David Lamparella, regional vice president, Mid-Atlantic region. “Our agents understand and appreciate Wilson’s willingness to be a crucial part of their success. He has a deep understanding of his agencies’ needs and aligns our resources to help them profitably grow their business with us.”
About Liberty Mutual Insurance
Liberty Mutual Insurance helps preserve and protect the things people earn and own and build and cherish. Keeping this promise means we are there when our policyholders throughout the world need us most.
In business since 1912, and headquartered in Boston, Mass., today Liberty Mutual is a diversified insurer with operations in 30 countries around the world. The company is the third largest property and casualty insurer in the U.S. based on 2013 direct premium written as reported by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
Liberty Mutual is ranked 76th on the Fortune 100 list of largest corporations in the U.S. based on 2013 revenue. As of December 31, 2013, Liberty Mutual Insurance had $121.2 billion in consolidated assets, $102.2 billion in consolidated liabilities, and $38.5 billion in annual consolidated revenue.
Liberty employs more than 50,000 people in approximately 900 offices throughout the world, and offers a wide range of insurance products and services, including personal automobile, homeowners, accident & health, commercial automobile, general liability, property, surety, workers compensation, group disability, group life, specialty lines, reinsurance, individual life and annuity products. You can learn more by visiting www.libertymutualinsurance.com.