Two pieces of news provide a flicker of hope amid the doom and gloom.
FENTON, Mo., Nov. 14, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vanliner Insurance Company, a leading insurer in the moving and storage industry, introduced a new affinity program developed exclusively for moving agents affiliated with the North American Movers Association (NAMA).
The NAMA program is Vanliner's fourth affinity program designed for best-in-class moving and storage companies. Since July of 2010, the company has launched eight new programs including four alternative risk transfer solutions and four affinity programs. NAMA members joining the affinity program can receive significant benefits including a comprehensive product portfolio and customized services. Coverage lines include auto and general liability, cargo/warehouse, property, workers' compensation and umbrella.
"We are pleased to offer NAMA members this innovative insurance solution," said Tony Mercurio, Chief Executive Officer of Vanliner. "The NAMA product is an excellent choice for safety-focused operations seeking a more cost-effective risk management method. Members who join will have access to one-stop shopping for multiple coverages, as well as expert claims handling and proactive risk management services. The launch of the NAMA affinity program is yet another step in Vanliner's mission to expand insurance options customized to meet the specific needs of the moving and storage industry."
"NAMA is excited to partner with Vanliner to bring this valued-added program to our association," said Ron Milewski, Executive Director of NAMA. "Members will enjoy coverages and services designed to protect our unique business class. We are pleased to join forces with an industry leader, and look forward to a long-term partnership with the Vanliner team."
NAMA members benefit from Vanliner's expertise in the moving and storage industry, and the support of Vanliner's parent, National Interstate Insurance Company, a leader in transportation insurance since 1989.
Vanliner was a proud sponsor of the 2012 NAMA Convention held October 15-18, 2012 in Phoenix, AZ.
For more information on the NAMA program, contact Dan Keenan at 800-325-3619 x4695 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vanliner Insurance Company is a premier provider of insurance products for the moving and storage industry. Located in the St. Louis suburb of Fenton, Missouri, Vanliner is licensed in all 50 states and is a subsidiary of National Interstate Insurance Company. The National Interstate group of companies, including Vanliner, offer insurance products and services designed to meet the unique needs of niche markets and are rated "A" (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.
CONTACT: Tanya InamaNational Interstate Corporation