Judy Worthy Receives Accredited Adviser In Insurance Designation (AAI)

Raleigh, NC, December 06, 2007 --(PR.com)-- Don Mills, president of SIA Group (www.siagroup.net), a full-service insurance agency with six offices throughout North Carolina, has announced that Judy Worthy, branch manager at the firm’s Raleigh office, has been designated as an Accredited Adviser in Insurance (AAI). The AAI designation recognizes industry professionals in the areas of insurance production, multiple-lines insurance production, agency operations and sales management. The designation is received after the successful completion of three national examinations given by the Insurance Institute of America (IIA).

Worthy has been branch manager of SIA Group’s Raleigh office since 1999. She is a member of the Society of Certified Insurance Counselors (CIC), Independent Insurance Agents Association, and serves as vice chairperson of the Shepherd’s Table Soup Kitchen in Raleigh. A native of Ontario, Canada, and a graduate of Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, N.C., Worthy resides in Cary.

“It is an outstanding achievement to earn an Accredited Adviser in Insurance designation,” said Mills. “Judy’s determination to become an AAI shows her importance to SIA Group and the insurance industry as a whole.”

About SIA Group:
SIA Group is a full-service insurance agency with six offices throughout North Carolina. 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 was listed in Insurance Journal’s 2007 Top 100 Property Casualty Agencies report and is one of North Carolina’s fastest growing insurance organizations with more than 100 employees. The firm has offices located in Raleigh, Jacksonville, Greenville, New Bern, Wallace and Burgaw, N.C. For more information, visit www.siagroup.net.

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