Local insurance agency recognized at conference
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BRIAN NORTON and Stephanie Bucy from Cleveland’s Brian Norton Agency were recognized at the Nationwide® Agribusiness Insurance Company national sales conference held in Las Vegas, Nev. Only 94 of the 9,300 insurance agencies in the country that carry the farm insurance were invited to attend. Here, the two pose for a photo after receiving an award at the conference. Norton is second from the left, and Bucy is third from the left. Contributed photo
BRIAN NORTON and Stephanie Bucy from Cleveland’s Brian Norton Agency were recognized at the Nationwide® Agribusiness Insurance Company national sales conference held in Las Vegas, Nev. Only 94 of the 9,300 insurance agencies in the country that carry the farm insurance were invited to attend. Here, the two pose for a photo after receiving an award at the conference. Norton is second from the left, and Bucy is third from the left. Contributed photo
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Brian Norton and Stephanie Bucy with the Brian Norton Agency in Cleveland were recognized at the Nationwide® Agribusiness Insurance Company national sales conference held in Las Vegas, Nev. for being among the company’s leading writers of farm insurance.

The annual FAST Track Conference was held in recognition of top-producing agents in sales of new farm insurance policies during 2012.

“Farm coverage is a highly specialized line of insurance,” said Jerry Hillard, farm sales associate vice president of the Nationwide Agribusiness Insurance Company. “Only agents who specialize in this highly complex type of business can provide our farm customers with important advice and counsel. Our FAST Track Conference recognizes agents who have made this commitment.”

While more than 9,300 agencies write farm insurance for Nationwide Agribusiness, only 94 qualified for the 2013 FAST Track Conference.

“Congratulations to the Brian Norton Agency on reaching this level of recognition and for their ongoing dedication to protecting Tennessee farmers,” Hillard said.

Nationwide Agribusiness Insurance Company and its affiliate, Farmland Mutual Insurance Company, are part of Nationwide® Agribusiness, are rated A+ by The A.M. Best Company.

The company handles insurance and risk management solutions for commercial agribusinesses in the food and fiber chain.

For more information, visit www.NationwideAgribusiness.com. Nationwide Agribusiness offers the AgriChoice® farm policy which provides customized coverages for farm operations of various sizes and types.