Nomination Deadline Approaching for CSIO�s 3rd Annual Achievement Award

Recognizing innovations for the independent broker distribution channel

January 14, 2010 – March 29, 2010 is the nomination period for the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO) 3rd Annual Achievement Award which recognizes the most innovative use of CSIO Standards for the Benefit of the Broker Distribution Channel.

“CSIO is committed to the continuous development of the independent broker distribution channel,” said CSIO president Steve Kaukinen. “This award has been created to encourage advances in our industry, and recognize those who help improve customer service and user
efficiency.”

Any CSIO member can nominate an insurer or vendor member by submitting an explanation based upon the following criteria:

  1. The most measurable return on investment (as determined by brokers themselves).
  2. The most innovative use of CSIO standards.

Nominees will be reviewed by the CSIO Board of Directors with the award presented at CSIO�s annual general meeting on May 11, 2010 in Toronto.

Please submit nominations to Steve Kaukinen before March 29, 2010.

For more information, please contact CSIO president Steve Kaukinen at (416) 360-1773 ext. 2323 or skaukinen@csio.com.

About the Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO)

CSIO was founded in 1981 as an association of property and casualty insurance companies and their distributing brokerages. CSIO’s central mandate is to support industry standards enabling a competitive advantage for the independent broker distribution channel. Brokers are members of CSIO through the Insurance Brokers Association of Canada (IBAC). CSIO provides services nationally in both official languages and has offices in Toronto and Montreal. www.csio.com.