Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has proclaimed February 25, 2021, as Independent Insurance Agents Day! At Mason-McBride, we’re proud to be independent insurance agents and serve our commercial lines, personal lines, and group benefits clients!
Here is how the proclamation reads:
WHEREAS, we join with the Michigan Association of Insurance Agents to applaud the entrepreneurial spirit of Michigan’s independent insurance agents who are small, medium, and large businesses; and,
WHEREAS, independent insurance agents play a critical role in Michigan’s economy by providing quality financial information and guiding individuals, families, and businesses in making important decisions; and,
WHEREAS, independent insurance agents are an integral part of their local communities across the State of Michigan and give back countless dollars and hours through charitable contributions and volunteer efforts; and,
WHEREAS independent insurance agents are insurance sales agents identified as one of Michigan’s Hot 50 high-demand, high-wage careers through 2024;
WHEREAS, independent insurance agents promote the positive image of careers in insurance through working with local high schools and colleges to expose students to careers as insurance agents; and,
WHEREAS, independent insurance agents are a vital part of an industry whose collective economic activity significantly contributes to the Michigan economy;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Gretchen Whitmer, governor of Michigan, do hereby proclaim February 25, 2021, as Independent Insurance Agents Day in Michigan.