Passing of Wendy Barraco

Wendy Barraco 1942-2015 It is with great sadness that we share with you the news that past NAIFA-Florida President Wendy Barraco, CLU, ChFC, RFC passed away recently. She served as President in 2002-03, and locally, was President of the Broward South AIFA (which later merged with other local associations) in 1990-91 and 1991-92. Wendy also…

2016 Legislative Day on the Hill

January 26, 2016 – January 26, 2016 411 Stadium Dr Map and Directions | Register Description: Legislative Day on the Hill Agenda Monday, January 25, 2016 6:30 pm – Herb Morgan Remembrance Dinner- Join fellow members for dinner as they remember Herb Morgan, former CEO of NAIFA-Florida. Dinner will be held at A La Provence…

Passing of Jim Fogarty

DATE: August 20, 2015 TO: NAIFA-Florida State and Local Leaders FROM: Tom Ashley, Interim CEO RE: Death of Jim Fogarty, former Legislative Vice President   We have received news here that former NAIFA-Florida Legislative Vice President Jim Fogarty, CLU, passed away following a long illness (see below for funeral arrangements). During Jim’s service to NAIFA-Florida…

2015 Top Advisors Under 40 Application

NAIFA-Florida YAT is proud to announce our 2nd annual recognition of young agents within our industry! Candidates will consist of insurance and financial professionals throughout the state of Florida, and final recipients will be chosen by a panel of NAIFA-Florida board members. The award will be based on an advisor’s 2014 commissions, NAIFA association involvement,…

New Year, New Goal- A Message from your NAIFA-FL CEO

  Hello NAIFA-Florida!! Happy New Year!!  I hope you all are experiencing an awesome start to the year! It’s a fact of life:  there’s strength in numbers!  Perhaps nowhere else is this tenet more critical than to an organization such as NAIFA.  Robust membership is vital to the protection of your career, your client’s best interests, and our industry. First,…

2013-2014 Jack E. Bobo Award Recipients

Every year NAIFA recognizes state and local associations, and their leadership teams, who excel in all facets of association management.  This long-standing and prestigious award reflects the accomplishment of critical activities vital to strengthening NAIFA and increasing membership. Qualifying for this award is no small or easy feat.  It takes a combination of leadership, vision,…

2013-2014 40 Under 40 Recipients

NAIFA-Florida is proud to announce a new effort designed to recognize the success of young agents in our industry! Candidates were selected and recognized as one of Florida’s Top Advisors Under 40 at the annual NAIFA-Florida career conference on June 21, 2014 in Delray Beach! Congratulations to the following Recipients! Angela Brown- Jacksonville Chris Brown-…

Final Membership Report for 2013-14

NAIFA-Florida Now the Largest State Association in the Federation!! After processing well into the month of July, NAIFA has finally closed the books on another membership year! The year-end (June 30) numbers are in and NAIFA-Florida, with 2,601 members, is now the largest state association  in the federation, beating out California (2,597 members) by a margin…