Rough Notes Names IOA Agency of the Month

LONGWOOD, Fla, March 30, 2017 – Rough Notes names Insurance Office of America (IOA) Agency of the Month in its April 2017 issue. Each month, Rough Notes focuses on a top independent agency for its cover story, and the year culminates with the presentation of the coveted Rough Notes Agency of the Year Award.

Rough Notes: April 2017IOA’s story not only features  insights from its leadership on the unique structure of the IOA model and how it provides a win-win for producers and clients, but it also highlights the risk services team, which is responsible for developing and implementing one of the industry’s most innovative risk management tools—RiskScore.

Established in 1878, Rough Notes is published by The Rough Notes Company Inc., the nation’s leading source of information on insurance innovations, trends, products, and services shaping  the property and casualty industry and independent agencies. Its distribution reaches over 38,000 independent agents in the U.S. monthly.


Insurance Office of America (IOA) is a full-service insurance agency founded in 1988 and is one of the fastest-growing independent agencies in the United States. IOA is ranked 13th on Insurance Journal’s 2016 Top 100 Independent Property/Casualty Agencies report, and it is ranked 25th on Business Insurance’s 100 Largest Brokers of U.S. Business List. Headquartered in Longwood, Florida, part of the greater Orlando community, IOA has over 50 branch offices in the U.S., and an international office in London. With more than 1,000 associates, IOA specializes in providing insurance solutions for businesses in many diverse industries.