Professional Insurance Associates
One of the largest 50 privately-held agencies in the U.S., Professional Insurance Associates, Inc. (PIA) has conducted over $350 million written premium. Licensed in 50 states, we’re proud to work with more than 500 affiliated agents and provide access to over 200 products and programs, including a workers compensation claims management service.
Values and Vision
PIA strives to be the best partner for insurance agents in the Western United States. We want our Affiliates to exceed their clients’ expectations in terms of choice, rate, and quality of coverage. Each Affiliate and each client is entitled to receive the highest standards of industry expertise and hands-on service.
Our network of over 250 Affiliate offices throughout California and Nevada hold to those same high standards, providing clients with diverse strategies and resources in the full range of insurance needs.
PIA in Stats
250 AFFILIATE OFFICES
OPERATING SINCE 1960
LICENSED IN 50 STATES
$350M WRITTEN PREMIUM
TOP 50 PRIVATELY HELD AGENCY
The PIA Legacy: Family, Service & Expertise
PIA has been owned and operated by the Hammack family for over 60 years. First established by Sterling L. Hammack, Jr. in 1958, the company was reincorporated by Sterling and his wife, Paula, in 1972. Paula created the PIA Affiliate Program in 1985 to assist the success of other agents.
Today, Paul Hammack, an expert in small commercial business insurance and workers compensation, leads the company and maintains its tradition of excellent service. He is a member of numerous insurance company advisory boards and actively advocates for the industry to leverage technology to the benefit of clients.
PIA prides itself on finding the ideal insurance fit for individuals and businesses. We design cost-effective protection plans thanks to our carrier relationships and access to worldwide insurance markets. You and your customers benefit from a wide choice of coverages to meet any unique insurance needs.