By William Hamilton
PBN Staff Writer
EAST PROVIDENCE – Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc. has been given the president’s award from Peerless Insurance for its performance and commitment to Peerless.
Peerless, a subsidiary of Liberty Mutual Agency Markets, which in turn is a unit of Liberty Mutual Group, said Starkweather experienced exceptional results in 2009, including account growth and loss ratio targets. It was also honored for its service to Peerless customers
“Starkweather & Shepley is a top contributor among our appointed agencies,” said Michael Christiansen, Peerless’ president and CEO. “The sustained growth and high profitability required to achieve this recognition reflects the contribution that Starkweather & Shepley makes to our mutual success and affirms our commitment to building strong relationships at the local level.”
The agency is one of only 49 Peerless Insurance appointed agencies to receive this award.
Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc. is a provider of life, property, auto and other insurance to individuals and the financial, food-service, maritime, manufacturing, retail, medical and utility industries via its headquarters in East Providence and branch offices in West Warwick, Westerly, Westwood, Mass., and Martha’s Vineyard. For additional information, visit www.starkweathershepley.com.