MARLTON, NJ--(Marketwired - May 13, 2013) - Conner Strong & Buckelew, a leading insurance, risk management and employee benefits brokerage and consulting firm, today announced it has received a "Special Honors" award by the Insurance Society of Philadelphia for the firm's continual support of the Insurance Society and its commitment to providing Conner Strong & Buckelew employees with both convenient and valuable on-site insurance education.

"At Conner Strong & Buckelew, we know investing in the future of the insurance industry is paramount to our industry's success and that investment begins with the ongoing training and education of our insurance professionals," said Michael Tiagwad, President and CEO of Conner Strong & Buckelew. "The Insurance Society of Philadelphia offers fantastic opportunities for insurance professionals at every stage of their careers to network, learn and grow, and we are honored to be awarded this recognition."

Conner Strong & Buckelew will be presented with the "Special Honors" award at the Insurance Society's Annual Awards Banquet on Wednesday, June 26th, 2013.

"Conner Strong & Buckelew has proven itself to be a valuable partner who drives the property and casualty and benefits insurance industries in our region forward," said Carla Corrado, Vice President of Program Development at the Insurance Society of Philadelphia. "We look forward to many more years of a strong partnership between our organizations."

About Conner Strong & Buckelew
Conner Strong & Buckelew is a leading insurance, risk management and employee benefits brokerage and consulting firm. Through proprietary approaches, the firm offers customized programs designed to align with organizational goals and drive bottom-line growth. Founded in 1959 with offices in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Florida, Conner Strong & Buckelew places approximately $1 billion in premium volume and has a team of nearly 300 professionals, serving clients throughout the United States and abroad. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn at

About the Insurance Society of Philadelphia
The Insurance Society was founded in Philadelphia 1901 with the primary purpose to provide an arena for the exchange of ideas within the insurance community. A non-profit organization, the Insurance Society has grown considerably over the years and now offers a variety of courses and workshops that provide education to the insurance, legal and financial services industries. Our goal is to educate and promote professionalism in these industries. The Insurance Society has over 200 member companies.

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