Capital Insurance Group Websites Win WebAwards for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development from the Web Marketing Association

Capital Insurance Group and The Protector Network Websites Are Honored for Dual Excellence Awards

MONTEREY, Calif.--()--Capital Insurance Group (CIG) today announced it has won the Web Marketing Association’s 2010 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development for Insurance Standard of Excellence and Marketing Standard of Excellence for its Capital Insurance Group and The Protector Network websites.

Since 1997 the Web Marketing Association’s annual WebAward competition has been setting the standard of excellence for website development. Independent expert judges from around the world review sites in 96 industries. The best are recognized with a WebAward, which helps interactive professionals promote themselves, their companies, and their best work to the public. The WebAward Competition is the premier award recognition program for Web developers and marketers worldwide.

“To win not just one, but two WebAwards is quite an accomplishment for any organization. I’m especially gratified because the awards speak directly to our online business model,” said Sandie Borthwick, Marketing Manager at Capital Insurance Group. “CIG is leading the insurance industry with our direct, interactive customer service that is based on our website development and application.”

Shafer Walters Group, who also received the Web Development awards, designed both websites. Capital Insurance Group’s website, www.ciginsurance.com, is the consumer entry point and homepage for a variety of insurance policies and general information. The Protector Network®, www.theprotectornetwork.com, is a complimentary membership site and a value-added service for all CIG policy clients and agents.

“We are grateful to the Web Marketing Association for recognizing the quality of work by our agency on behalf of Capital Insurance Group and, in turn, The Protector Network,” said Chipp Walters, CEO at Shafer Walters Group. “We value our relationship with CIG and appreciate the opportunity to provide award-winning design services.”

Capital Insurance Group provides insurance products and services for home, auto, businesses, and farms along with specialty coverage in the Western region. CIG commercial coverage is currently available in California, Nevada, Oregon, Arizona and Washington. CIG personal insurance policies are available only in California, Nevada and Oregon.

About Shafer Walters Group

Co-founders Dan Shafer and Chipp Walters, combined, have more than 50 years of experience in the software, multimedia, Web, publishing, design, 3-D design and related fields. Both are recognized leaders in their respective fields. Shafer Walters Group (SWG) is based in Austin, TX. For more information, please visit http://shaferwaltersgroup.com.

About Capital Insurance Group

Capital Insurance Group® (CIG) is the leading property and casualty insurer serving the Western U.S. CIG insures personal auto, homeowners, condo owners, vacation property, renters, apartment building owners and many kinds of commercial and agricultural property. The more than 112-year-old company is rated ‘A’ (Excellent) by A.M. Best, the independent financial monitor of the insurance industry. It has recently been selected for the Ward’s 50 as one of the safest and most efficient property/casualty insurers in the U.S. CIG manages personal, business and agriculture risks underwritten by its six affiliates: California Capital Insurance Company, Eagle West Insurance Company, Nevada Capital Insurance Company, Monterey Insurance Company, Capital Risk Management Insurance Company, and Greenside Insurance Company. Types of policies may vary from state to state. CIG Delivers More. Continuously.™ For more information, please visit http://www.ciginsurance.com.

Contacts

Mayo & Associates
Lisa Mayo-DeRiso, 702-292-9976
or
CIG Insurance Group
Sandie Borthwick, 831-233-5372

Contacts

Mayo & Associates
Lisa Mayo-DeRiso, 702-292-9976
or
CIG Insurance Group
Sandie Borthwick, 831-233-5372