NZbrokers is delighted to congratulate its member, Runacres & Associates Ltd, for winning the title of Small/Medium Broker of the Year at the New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards at the SKYCITY Convention Centre in Auckland last night.
The event, hosted by the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF), was a celebration honouring the achievements and professionalism of companies and individuals within the New Zealand insurance market over the last year. The Small/Medium Broker of the Year award was for insurance broking businesses in New Zealand handling up to $50 million of premium and who have demonstrated strong performance and outstanding service for their customers.
Founded in 1981 by Anthony Runacres, Runacres & Associates have become recognised for being totally client-focussed and experts in delivering business-to-business insurance services and bespoke insurance solutions to the commercial sector.
Managing Director Jim Harris noted that Runacres has truly delivered superior levels of customer service, relationship management, innovation and communication supported by strong retention and growth records, as well as sound financial management of the business.
“Having now been under the leadership of Managing Director David Crick for the last six years, Runacres & Associates has grown to include an Auckland, Christchurch and West Coast Division and gone from strength to strength, which clearly demonstrates what we mean by our NZbrokers vision to be New Zealand’s most trusted insurance and risk solutions network and challenger brand.
“On behalf of NZbrokers, our sincere congratulations to David and the whole team at Runacres & Associates on securing this prestigious award, which is a significant achievement – well done to you all!” said Mr Harris.