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Pekin Insurance® Supports the Invaluable Efforts of the Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI)

Posted by on Aug 6, 2013 in News

Pekin Insurance has partnered with the Illinois Fire Service Institute to demonstrate our support of their commendable efforts to enhance and provide firefighter training across the full spectrum of first responder needs and to support their Firefighter Life Safety Research Fund.Today’s firefighters face a dynamic and changing work environment – from the fireground to the disaster scene. In order for today’s firefighters and first responders to be prepared to meet the challenges of these often high-risk environments, intensive training is required. In addition to the need to be skilled in the use of new equipment and technologies, today’s firefighters are called upon to deal with a host of new hazards, rescue situations, and fire characteristics.Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI) is a nationally-recognized leader in providing this instruction. Over 93% of all training delivered by IFSI is for firefighters. IFSI...

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Android Phone Users Can Now Access Pekin Insurance® Mobile App

Posted by on Jul 3, 2013 in News

Make the most of your Android phone with the Pekin Insurance Mobile App that puts your important insurance information at your fingertips 24/7.The Pekin Insurance Mobile App offers an Accident Assistant feature, which will efficiently walk you through the claim process, as well as giving you access to My PI,* where you can find all the basic information about your insurance policies.Access to Auto ID Cards and a “Services Finder” that furnishes you with information concerning the location of area hotels, gas stations, restaurants, and locksmiths are two other valuable features you can now find on your Android phone.Have the Pekin Insurance Mobile App delivered directly to your Android Phone free of charge by going to Google Play.The insurance app is also available in the Apple Store for iPhones.* Policyholders must sign up for My PI online at...

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Pekin Insurance® Announces Ratings by A.M. Best (2013)

Posted by on Jun 24, 2013 in News

A.M. Best recently affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of “A” (Excellent) of the Pekin Insurance Group and our two intercompany pool members, The Farmers Automobile Insurance Association and its wholly owned subsidiary, Pekin Insurance Company. The company has achieved this rating since 1960. This rating reflects the company’s excellent risk-adjusted capitalization, long-term operating performance, experienced management team, and solid agency relationships.It was also announced by A.M. Best that Pekin Insurance is the 107th ranked writer of Property/Casualty insurance in the United Stated based on 2012 net written premiums, which puts it in the top 4% of all Property/Casualty companies in the United States.In addition, A.M. Best affirmed the “A-” (Excellent) rating for Pekin Life Insurance Company. This rating reflects many positive rating factors including its integral role and generally positive contribution to the Pekin Insurance Group, growth in net...

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Pekin Life Insurance Company Holds 48th Annual Meeting

Posted by on May 16, 2013 in News

Pekin Life Insurance Company held its Annual Meeting on May 14, 2013, at the company’s Home Office in Pekin, Illinois. It is the 48th year of operations for the company that traces its roots back to 1965.The Company reported net income of $7.6 million. Premium income decreased by 1.5 percent to $221.1 million. Life Insurance in force exceeded $13.7 billion in the year 2012.At the meeting, shareholders elected directors Thomas C. Hornstein, Pekin, Illinois; Scott A. Martin, Peoria, Illinois; and Christine A. Schwartz, Pekin, Illinois, to three year terms to expire in May 2016.Other directors whose terms continue are: Steven R. Anderson, Loves Park, Illinois; Craig W. Concklin, Hinsdale, Illinois; Daniel V. Connell, Pekin, Illinois; Byron A. Dodd, Anna, Illinois; A. Richard Kriegsman, Pekin, Illinois; and Gordon M. Walker, Groveland, Illinois.On April 17, 2013, Pekin Life Insurance Company declared...

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Pekin Insurance® Recognizes Agents and Agencies for Going Beyond the expected.®

Posted by on Mar 25, 2013 in News

During the month of March, Pekin Insurance held their 53rd annual Awards and Appreciation Banquets to honor agents and agencies for insurance production that has gone Beyond the expected.® This year, 42 Beyond the Expected® Agency Awards, 134 Underwriter of Merit Awards, 131 Gold Key Awards, 153 Silver Key Awards, and 97 Inner Circle Club memberships were presented at banquets held in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Ohio, and Wisconsin. The top 4% of agencies were recognized with the Beyond the Expected® Agency Award for exceptionally high standards of service to an agency’s customers and community. As our top award, the Beyond the Expected® Agency Award is given only to an agency which has demonstrated outstanding professional performances in both the Property/Casualty and the Life and Health lines of insurance.The top 11% of agencies were presented with the...

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Pekin Insurance Sponsored PGA TOUR Professional D.A. Points Honored as Ambassador for Arnie’s March Against Children’s Cancer

Posted by on Mar 21, 2013 in News

Pekin native D.A. Points, a Pekin Insurance® sponsored PGA TOUR professional, has teamed up with PGA TOUR golfers Brian Davis and Brian Gay to form Team APH to honor the legacy of Arnold Palmer of coming to the aid of children with cancer through the Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies.The golfers came together for the first time as Team APH on March 19, 2013, to lead dozens of cancer patients and their families and hundreds of friends in the first-ever Arnie’s March Against Children’s Cancer. The walk was routed around Arnold Palmer’s Bay Hill Club & Lodge. The event raised money and awareness for children’s cancer as the golfers kicked off tournament week at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.All three professional golfers and their families have received care from the hospitals bearing...

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