PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bolton & Company, one of the nation’s largest employee-owned insurance brokers, announced that Executive Vice President Ken Turknette, ARM was installed as President of IIABCal at their Annual Meeting & Installation Luncheon on February 5, 2014, in Pasadena, CA.
“Ken's election as President of the association is highly prestigious and follows in the footsteps of Bill Bolton, who also served as association President,” said Ron Wanglin, CIC, CSRM, Chairman of the Board of Bolton & Company. “This continues our organization's commitment to not only serving our clients, but the industry that we all support and work in.”
Ken has served as President-Elect, Secretary-Treasurer and as a Director of the IIABCal Board. He also has served on numerous IIABCal committees and as president of the Independent Insurance Producer Service Corporation (IIPSC), the association's for-profit subsidiary. For the past two years, Ken has served on the IIABCal Executive Committee.
"IIABCal is the only producer trade association in California that leverages the power of uniting independent agents and brokers to accomplish objectives otherwise unattainable individually," Ken told an audience of 200 members during his acceptance speech at the Annual Meeting & Installation Luncheon. "Our job is to better communicate that message to all independent agents and brokers throughout California. What we do helps all producers in the Golden State, whether a member or not." Also in attendance were his wife Kathleen and his two sons, his parents and many individuals that have worked with Ken over the years to advance professionalism and recognition within the insurance industry.
About Bolton & Company
Established in 1931, Bolton & Company is one of the nation’s largest employee-owned insurance broker agencies providing clients worldwide with insurance and risk management services, employee benefits and financial products. As a partner of Assurex Global, Bolton employs over 125 insurance professionals and places over $250 million in annual premiums on behalf of their clients. Learn more by visiting www.boltonco.com.