IIAG Annual Convention & Tradeshow - YAC Annual Conference

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June 7-9, 2018
121st IIAG Annual Meeting, Convention & Trade Show
​50th YAC Annual Conference

Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa

Come celebrate the 121st Annual Meeting and Convention of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia along with the 50th YAC Annual Conference. 


Early Registration through April 30

Agent - $275
Young Agent - $175

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New This Year:  Golf Tournament! 

Golf - $125.00/person 

See the sites and enjoy the activities:  Golf, deep sea fishing, tennis, pickle ball, kayaking, cruises, and cycling!  

Book your adventures now by clicking below!

HOTEL INFORMATIONHilton Head Island Beachfront Hotels

Hilton Head Island, SC
Marriott Resort & Spa

Ask for group rate for the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia:

Island View $235
Ocean View $245
Ocean Front $275

Reservations must be made by May 4  at 5pm

Book online: 
Book your group rate for IIAG-YAC Annual Convention: Seas the Day!  ​NOW 

Unwind in luxury at Marriott Hilton Head Island resort

Your beachfront retreat awaits you here at the Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa. With an exceptional location, right on the sandy shores of beautiful Hilton Head Island, our hotel offers a distinctive blend of comfort and sophistication. Make yourself comfortable in your spacious and elegant accommodation, and enjoy perks such as private balconies with magnificent coastline views of Hilton Head Island. Unparalleled amenities throughout the resort include three golf courses, a fitness center and indoor and outdoor pools. And be sure to stop by our signature spa for a day of total relaxation. Our on-site dining options will satisfy even the most discerning tastes - especially our vibrant seafood restaurant, which features only the freshest seasonal offerings. And those planning an event will be thrilled with our hotel's 46,000 square feet of versatile venue space, setting the stage for memorable meetings, weddings and more. For modern luxury on the beach, visit us here at the Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa.

​​​​​Thursday June 7

9:00 a.m. - Registration

  • Exhibitor Set Up - Ballroom J - West

12:00 p.m. 

  • IIAG Board of Directors Meeting & Luncheon - Ballroom H-I
  • YAC Leaders Meeting & Luncheon - Ballroom G

3:00 p.m.

  • Legislative Panel (1 Hour CE) - Ballrooms D, E, F
4:00 p.m.
  • Mitch Cohen, New Day Underwriting; "Construction 101" Ballrooms D, E, F

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m

  • Exhibits & Reception  - Ballroom J West

6:00 p.m.

  • IIAG Board of Directors - Diamond & Gold Partners Reception - Hospitality Suite, VP 176, By Invitation

7:00 p.m.

  • Childrens Program - Ballroom G
  • Dinner on Your Own
  • Legislative Dinner (By Invitation Only) 

9:00 p.m.

YAC Night Out - BarMuda Triangle

7A Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Friday June 8

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

  • ​​Registration 
  • Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

  • IIAG Meeting and Installation of Officers

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Spouses Breakfast

  • 9 am -11 am  Tom Wetzel; Wetzel & Associates - Ballrooms D, E, F, East 
  • 11 am -12 pm - Tom Super; JD Power  - "Financial Performance & Profitability"

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

  • Trade Show - Agents & Exhibitors - Ballroom J West
  • 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.  Agents & Exhibitors Lunch - Ballroom J West

2:00 p.m. YAC InVest Beach Party - Deck/Beach

6:00 p.m. Past Presidents Reception - Presidential Suite by Invitation

6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Low Country Boil & Entertainment - Bass Head Deck 
  • Childrens Prgram - Ballroom G-I
  • YAC Wine Toss

Saturday June 9

9:00 a.m. Final Session - Ballrooms D, E, F, East

  • Paul Merritt, Fortress Consulting , "Insurance Implications of Active Shooters" (1 hour CE)
  • Seated Breakfast
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Commissioner's Address
    • Bob T. Fee, President & COO of Fee Insurance Group, Kansas Association of Insurance Agents (KAIA)​

12:00 p.m.  Golf and Fishing on Your Own

6:30 p.m. -  Tournament Awards​

7:00 p.m. - Buffet & Party Reception Hosted by the GA 1752 Club

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MelanieBaerImperial PFS
AlvinJonesPremium Assignment Corporation
PattyKonecnyImperial PFS
GregVisseringInsurance Specialty Group
HaelieThompsonInsurance Specialty Group
KeithParkerSouthwest Georgia Insurance
RobertGranthamSouthwest Georgia Insurance
WendySimpsonBerkshire Hathaway GUARD
ClementsParkerStiles, Parker & Company, Inc.
SusanRiebelFFVA Mutual Insurance Co.
HeardGalisPhillips-Galis Insurance, Inc.
HankStewartPhillips-Galis Insurance, Inc.
JonNordinPritchard & Jerden, Inc.
ConnorThornBB&T Insurance Services
SheldonPalefskyColumbia Insurance Group
TreyWoodTurner, Wood & Smith Insurance
DavidLewisPartners Risk Services, LLC
MichelleKlubenspiesGrange Insurance
DebbieMartinezJ. M. Wilson
StephenMillerInsurance Program Managers Grp
DorisReillyRTW - State Auto
TomKramerGrange Insurance
AmandaBlankenshipTAPCO Underwriters
JohnRandallWorley, Schilling & Randall 
HeatherTurnerSafehold Special Risk 
CoryBryantKevin Panter Insurance, Inc.
JosephCapersUBIC - Get Comp
DavonFieldsJohnson & Johnson
AshleyMarstonJohnson & Johnson
PaceLivelyJ.Smith Lanier & Co., Inc.
AshleyEllisBBWH Insurors
MelissaStallingsStallings Insurance Agency, Inc.
TammyGoodmanSelective Insurance Company
LindaMcGlonColumbia Insurance Group
JessicaKunkelApplied Systems
RJThompsonStonewood Insurance 
AndyDunaganPritchard & Jerden, Inc.
MichaelGallagherRisk Placement Services
PrestonHaglerJ Smith Lanier & Co of Carrollton
JeromeGuineyHanover Insurance Group
TempleJeffordsFFVA Mutual Insurance Co.
ElizabethDinninColumbia Insurance Group
GeriTapeHanover Insurance Group
RuthEanesCentral Insurance Companies
PeterDeyoSummit Consulting
RichardBrockBrock & Collins Agency Inc.
LisaStattonWright Flood
JoeyBeardGarner & Glover Co
JeffRobinsonRisk Placement Services
BlytheMillwoodSafeco Insurance
PatrickDuffeyLiberty Mutual
JamesHoweLiberty Mutual
BrianFincherLiberty Mutual
AndrewClarkLiberty Mutual
JeanneTroyThe Hanover Insurance Group, Inc.
StuartHamiltonBB&T - Stephens & Company
BrandonMurphyMarkel Specialty Commercial
SeanStewartTurner & Associates Insurance, Inc.
JeffSwansonAssure Alliance
ValerieRibeiroBuilders Insurance Group
RickRiddleThe Zenith Insurance Company
JarrettBridgesTurner & Associates Insurance, Inc.
AbramHoffmeisterSafeco Insurance
DebraPooleySafeco Insurance
SteveMansfieldCentral Insurance Companies
StacieCouchSafeco Insurance​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​EXHIBITOR SCHEDULE

  • Set Up: Thursday 8am-3 pm
  • Exhibits Open: Thursday 5-6pm NEW!
  • Exhibits Open: Friday 12-3pm 
  • Break Down: Friday 3-5pm
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Diamond and Gold Partner Exhibit Booth

Diamond Includes 2 representatives per booth, Gold includes 1 representative per booth. Each additional Representative Priced Individually
Silver Partner Exhibit Booth
$300 through April 30, $325 through May 31.
Includes 1 representative per booth. Each additional Representative Priced Individually

Bronze Partners Exhibit Booth
$900 through  April 30, $925 through May 31
Includes 1 representative per booth.  Each additional Representative Priced Individually

Additional Exhibitors AND
Non-Exhibiting Partners 
(All Levels)

$250 through April 30, $275 through May 31.  $300 register on site June 8.


​Risk Innovations
​Titan Web Marketing Solutions
​Berkshire Hathaway Guard
​Stonewood Insurance 
​FFVA Mutual
​Imperial PFS​
​Johnson & Johnson​
​Liberty Mutual 
​Safehold Special Risk 
​IMPG, Inc. 
​Markel Specialty Commercial
​Grange Insurance 


​Applied Systems


​TAPCO Underwriters

​UBIC - Get Comp!
​RPS, Inc. 

​North Point Underwriters
​Berkley Southeast ​​
​Assure Alliance 
​J. M. Wilson