Accolades

Business Insurance 

  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was ranked 36th Largest Broker of US Business by Business Insurance Magazine in 2019
  • Amy Vitarelli, Senior Vice President, was named a Break Out Award honoree by Business Insurance in 2017
  • Josh Fagin, Senior Vice President, was named a 40 Under 40 Broker honoree by Business Insurance in 2015
  • Benjamin Stern, Managing Senior Vice President, was named a 40 Under 40 broker honoree by Business Insurance in 2014

Insurance Journal

  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was ranked 20th Largest Independent Agency by Insurance Journal Magazine in 2018
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named a Top 50 Commercial Lines Leader by Insurance Journal Magazine in 2013

San Francisco Business Times

  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named a Bay Area Best Places to Work by the San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal in 2017
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was ranked 12th Largest Bay Area Insurance Brokerages by the San Francisco Business Times in 2014
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers has been named a Healthiest Employers honoree by the San Francisco Business Times & the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal since 2012
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers has been named a Top Corporate Philanthropist in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times since 2003

American Business Awards 

  • HG Magazine has been named a finalist for Best Annual Report in the American Business Awards (The Stevie’s) since 2011

Portland Business Journal 

  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was ranked 18th Top Commercial Insurance Agency by the Portland Business Journal in 2011
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named a “Healthiest Employers” honoree by the Portland Business Journal in 2013 and 2014

Orange County Business Journal 

  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named a Best Place to Work in Orange County by the Orange County Business Journal for 2012

St. Louis Business Journal 

  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named a Best Place to Work in St. Louis by the St. Louis Business Journal for 2013
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers named a finalist in the St. Louis Business Journal’s Healthiest Employers for 2013 and 2014

North Bay Business Journal 

  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named a North Bay Biz Best of winner (Gold Medal - Insurance Brokerage) by the North Bay Business Journal in 2017
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was ranked 5th Largest P&C Agency in the North Bay by North Bay Business Journal in 2012
  • Elizabeth Bishop, Executive Vice President and Branch Manager, was named a 'Woman in Business' honoree by the North Bay Business Journal in 2012
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named a Best Place to Work by the North Bay Business Journal in 2012 and 2013
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named a Healthiest Company by the North Bay Business Journal in 2014

Heffernan Retirement Services

  • Heffernan Retirement Services was named the 2015 PLANSPONSOR Retirement Plan Adviser Team of the Year
  • Heffernan Retirement Services was named one of the Top 100 Retirement Plan Advisors by PLANADVISER Magazine in 2017
  • Heffernan Financial Services was designated a Premier Advisor by the National Association of Board Certified Advisory Practices (NABCAP) in 2012
  • John Clark was named NAPA’s Top 50 Plan Advisors Under 40 in 2017
  • Blake Thibault and John Clark were named in the Financial Times Top 401 Retirement Plan Advisors for 2017
  • Blake Thibault was selected as one of the nation’s top 200 elite 401(k) plan advisors in the United States in 2017
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