Thank You 2021 Partners!

Big "I" Michigan Thanks the following 2021 Partners for their support of our programs, events and members.

Super Platinum Partners


With more than 100 years of strength, stability and success, 
EMC is fully dedicated to the independent agency system because we believe in the value you bring to the insurance process. Count on EMC® to support you with service, stability and so much more. Learn more.

SMART IT Services

We're in this business to help independent agencies grow and move forward. It's as simple as that. We're driven by the philosophy that if we help agencies solve their IT issues so they can become more profitable and successful, then we will inherently grow along with them. There is no catch, no gimmick, just experience and best practices that we've honed over the years to make our services work for YOUR agency needs. Learn more.

Platinum Partners

AAA was founded over 100 years ago for the purpose of lobbying for driver and passenger rights, fair laws and safer vehicles — all to better promote the love of the open road and the adventure of driving. Since then, AAA has grown to over 60 million members strong, while providing valuable membership services such as roadside assistance. Additionally, AAA has broadened its horizons to include all types of travel-related services, as well as offer a variety of insurance and financial products and services. Learn more.

Arlington/Roe is a managing general agency and wholesale insurance brokerage firm with specialty practices. Our underwriters and brokers coordinate among specialty teams to meet the needs of multi-faceted risk opportunities, piecing each risk puzzle together for our appointed agencies. Our lines of business range from motorcycles to complex environmental risks and everything in between. We are proud of the expertise of our 180 staff members and the breadth of our E&S and standard insurance company markets. Learn more.


Auto-Owners Insurance is a mutual insurance company that offers auto, home, business and life insurance to policyholders exclusively through independent agents. The company, which is located in Delta Township, Michigan, is the largest property and casualty insurance company headquartered in Michigan. Learn more.

Citizens Insurance Company of America, based in Howell, Michigan, is a leading provider of personal and commercial property and casualty insurance, primarily in the Midwest, and through a select group of independent insurance agents and brokers. Founded in 1915, Citizens is a member of The Hanover Insurance Group, based in Worcester, Mass. Learn more.

Diamond Partners

Frankenmuth Insurance

Insurance exists to provide peace of mind, and Frankenmuth Insurance has been protecting individuals, families and businesses for more than 150 years. We truly care about the people we serve and strive to be your insurer of choice. We partner exclusively with nearly 700 independent agents to customize business, home, auto, and life insurance policies and surety bonds. Headquartered in Frankenmuth, Michigan, and doing business in 15 states, Frankenmuth Insurance is financially sound, with $1.8 billion in assets. The company has an A.M. Best rating of “A” (Excellent). For more information visit

KeystoneFor independent insurance agencies who aspire to strengthen their agency, Keystone offers access to industry expertise, carriers, and connection to a community of like-minded agencies. For insurance carriers who want to develop relationships with independent agencies, Keystone offers a network of quality independent agencies and an innovative approach that aims to tap new markets and develop new products. Learn more.

MAIA Insurance ServicesOur team of dedicated professionals understands what it takes to operate an independent agency. We offer expertise, stability and excellent customer service. We work with top tier carriers like Swiss Re and we have access to dozens of other markets to help you get the coverage you want. Learn more.


Premco Financial Corporation is headquartered in Kalamazoo, Michigan and has been providing insurance premium financing to independent agents since 1989. Our dedicated team members are experts in providing agents and insureds with an industry leading quoting experience and superior customer service. Premco’s executive team has decades of experience in finance, management, banking, accounting and insurance. We are unique in the industry, as independent agents own the majority of Premco stock and provide corporate governance, making us more in-tune to both the agency and market needs. Learn more.


The Progressive Corporation is one of the largest providers of car insurance in the United States. The company also insures motorcycles, boats, RVs and commercial vehicles, and provides home insurance through select companies. The company was co-founded in 1937 by Jack Green and Joseph M. Lewis, and is headquartered in Mayfield Village, Ohio. Progressive ranked No. 112 in the 2018 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. Learn more.

Bronze Partners

American Modern Insurance Group
Amerisure Mutual Insurance
AmTrust Financial
AmWINS Brokerage of the Midwest, LLC
CAMComp Workers Compensation
Cameron M. Wilson & Associates
CRC Group
Grand General Agency
ICW Group Insurance Companies
Illinois Casualty Company
Imperial PFS
Insu serve 1 – Insurance Outsourcing Services

Insurance Alliance of Michigan
Jencap Insurance Services
Manufacturing Technology Mutual Insurance Company
Markel Specialty Commercial
North American Software Associates, Inc.
Northern Mutual Insurance Company
Pie Insurance
ProAssurance Indemnity Company, Inc.
TGI Direct
The (Michigan) Retirement Agency
The Cincinnati Insurance Companies
The Hartford Insurance