LIGHTNING RELEASES — Grass Valley, CA (February 26, 2014) —Networked Insurance Agents formally announced its appointment with Allied Property and Casualty Insurance, an A.M. Best A+  rated (Superior) national carrier.

The new partnership will provide Networked’s 1,200 independent agent members immediate access to a strong personal lines market. Allied offers competitive products for personal auto, home and recreation vehicles and is pursuing growth across the western US. Commercial lines and farm/ranch products will become available to Networked members mid-year.

“Networked is excited to launch this partnership with Allied, a highly coveted market for our affiliates.  Allied is an excellent addition to our network of markets and we look forward to growing with them,” said Scott Smith, Vice President at Networked. “We continue to explore opportunities to connect our members to world-leading markets, so they can offer the best coverage options to their clients.”

Allied, part of a Fortune 100 company, partners with thousands of agencies and aggregators in 33 states.

About Networked Insurance Agents

Founded in 1993, Networked Insurance Agents remains committed to connecting independent P/C agencies to relevant markets and outstanding service resources to help them grow. Today’s Networked offers agents and brokers a choice of membership options to achieve professional excellence with support from market‐savvy account management services, online management tools, direct carrier access programs, and collaborative cluster environments.

With offices in Northern and Southern California, Networked serves more than 1,200 affiliate members in ten western states and is appointed by over 50 national and regional P/C insurance carriers. Find out more at

About Allied Insurance

Allied Insurance sells personal, commercial, and  life products through a network of more than 4,000 insurance agencies throughout the United States. Allied is a Nationwide Mutual Insurance company.

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