3rd Annual Golden Gala Awards Night

Nearly 100 insurance professionals from across the state came to Anthony’s Oceanview in New Haven to celebrate the insurance industry on Sept. 22. Winners were announced in six categories and the Lifetime Achievement award.

Congratulations to all of our award winners.

Community Service

Quincy Mutual Insurance Group

Market Innovation of the Year

Renaissance Alliance

Digital Agency of the Year

Thompson Agency

Industry Awareness award

Dougherty Insurance Agency

Going Green award

Philadelphia Insurance Co.

MGA of the Year


CTYIP Jim Goodman Lifetime Achievement award

James Berliner, CPCU

CTYIP would like to thank all of our generous sponsors:

An event of this magnitude would not be possible without the support of our sponsors. These organizations support CTYIP and believe in its mission. The third annual Golden Gala Awards night was sponsored by:

Event sponsor

Renaissance Alliance Group

Espresso and cappuccino bar

Berliner-Gelfand & Co. Inc.


UPC Insurance

Step and repeat banner



Foremost Insurance
United Cleaning and Restoration

Ice sculpture

The Bull Bag Corp.

Open bar

Apicella Adjusters
Michael F. Keating Agency
Philadelphia Insurance Cos.
Plymouth Glass & Mirror
Plymouth Rock Assurance
The Russell Agency
Safelite Auto Glass

Cigar bar

New England Insurance
Olderman & Hallihan
Quincy Mutual
The Service Insurance Co.


ATP Alarms
Councilman Nicholas W. Ruickoldt
Glass America

We thank all our sponsors and attendees for making the night a success. Mark your calendars for next year’s event, which will be held Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017.