Insurance Associations

FTP is a proud member of the following Insurance Associations. 


National Association of Professional Surplus Lines Offices

The National Association of Professional Surplus Lines Offices (NAPSLO) is a professional trade association representing the surplus lines industry and the wholesale insurance distribution system. NAPSLO is an association of insurance brokers, agents and underwriters who are committed to the wholesale value distribution system and the surplus lines industry. 

NAPSLO’s membership consists of approximately 400 brokerage member firms, 100 company member firms and 200 associate member firms, all of whom operate over 1,500 offices representing tens of thousands of individual brokers, insurance company professionals, underwriters and other insurance professionals worldwide conducting business in the U.S. surplus lines market.


American Association of Managing General Agents

Since 1926, American Association of Managing General Agents (AAMGA) has served as the trade association to international wholesale insurance professionals, and as a leader representing the interests of its members before the federal, state and local governmental and regulatory agencies, to elected officials and other industry trade associations in the US, Canada and Europe.

The AAMGA today represents over 500 corporate members and is respected as the leader in and voice of the wholesale and excess and surplus lines insurance industry. Tradition and leadership of managing general agents, insurance companies, business service partners, state stamping and surplus line offices all working in concert to effect innovative insurance products and solutions for the marketplace. Membership in the AAMGA is highly selective and, therefore, the managing general agents admitted to the ranks are those who annually subscribe to a Code of Ethics and demonstrate the highest standards of excellence, experience, integrity and insurance company representation.


Professional insurance agent

Professional Insurance Agents is a voluntary, membership-based trade association representing professional, independent property/casualty insurance agents.

The challenges facing today’s insurance professionals are many, and too frequently, allies are few and far between. Since 1940, PIA is dedicated to building the future for insurance professionals everywhere. We are unrivaled in our ability to meet members’ needs, providing a focused legislative voice, information, education, networking opportunities and tools to help members prosper and grow.


Surplus Lines Association of New Jersey, Inc. 

Our Purpose - "The NJSLA is dedicated to promoting the interests of agents, organizations, and individuals that support the Surplus Lines Industry and distribution system.

Our Business - The Association will conduct educational, regulatory, legislative, and promotional activities in a spirit of cooperation and goodwill.

Our Values - Good faith, while maintaining and encouraging the highest professional standards on behalf of the membership.


Professional Insurance Wholesalers association of new york state. inc.

PIWA wholesalers make a dedicated effort to know the specialty marketplace and its unique procedures. PIWA wholesalers subscribe to a high level of professional standards and a code of ethics.

PIWA members have studied the available specialty markets and are conversant with the ins and outs of writing business through specialty and non-admitted companies.