SIA Group Named Among Top 100 Privately-Held Independent Agencies

Local Insurance Firm Recognized by Insurance Journal for High Premium Volume in 2011

Raleigh, NC, September 06, 2012 --( Don Mills, President of SIA Group (, a full-service insurance agency with seven offices throughout North Carolina and in Blacksburg, Va., has announced that the agency has been named one of the Top 100 Privately-Held Independent Agencies by Insurance Journal for the fifth time. SIA Group placed No. 64 on the list, which is based on estimated property and casualty premium volume from the previous year, and highlights the nation’s top privately-held independent insurance agencies and brokerages whose business volume is primarily retail. With more than 100 employees, SIA Group posted a total property and casualty premiums written of more than $184 million to earn this distinction.

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“We are proud to be recognized in the Insurance Journal’s Top 100 Privately-Held Independent Agencies,” said Mills. “This list is a great way to show the public how we are continuing to grow in the industry.”

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About SIA Group:
SIA Group is a full-service insurance agency with locations throughout North Carolina and in Blacksburg, Va. Founded in 1975, the firm offers a complete range of insurance products including risk management consultation, loss control, surety bonds programs, life insurance and employee benefit packages. SIA Group is one of North Carolina’s fastest growing insurance organizations with more than 110 employees. The firm was listed as a Top 100 Privately Held Property Casualty Agency by the Insurance Journal for five years. For more information, visit

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