STREETSBORO, OH – McMichael Insurance, an independent insurance and risk management firm, has been named national Digital Innovator of the Year in the annual Agent for the Future Awards sponsored by Liberty Mutual/Safeco Insurance.

Over the past five years the awards have honored the most future-thinking, growth-focused independent insurance agents and agencies throughout the United States.
In making the announcement, Liberty Mutual/Safeco Insurance stated, “This year’s winners are making data-driven decision to improve their agencies, give back to their communities, use technology to drive efficiency and much more.”

From its headquarters in Streetsboro, McMichael Insurance has been serving local communities for almost 50 years and providing the best coverage and value for its personal and business clients in Northeast Ohio and throughout the country.

In their announcement, Liberty Mutual/Safeco Insurance further stated, “The leadership team at McMichael Insurance implemented automation processes that streamlined customer experiences and saved hours of staff time.

“The agency’s digital tools also allow for more touches with their clients, supplementing their manual efforts with automated follow-ups. These are just a few of the many innovations McMichael has implemented, with the goal of tripling the size of the agency in five years.”

“We are quite honored to receive this award,” said Gerald McMichael, agency president. “I think it reflects on the time and effort we have poured into our business to enable us to really provide our clients with the coverages that will best suit them and their individual needs.”