Archive for August, 2011

Do You Know… Janet Gant-Russell?

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Family (include names and ages for children):
I have 9 brothers and sisters! I also have three children of my own: Darryl, 26, Lee, 15, and Jalen, 10.

How long have you worked for the Gilston Agency:
I celebrated my 6th year at the Gilston Agency in April.

Current Position:
I am the Lead Receptionist and Group Membership Coordinator.

Are you heading in the right direction this year?

Friday, August 19th, 2011

The overall mood of the 2011 NAHU conference in San Antonio, Texas this year was upbeat and positive and the message was very clear; the agent WILL have a role in the future distribution of health insurance products. However, the role of the agent will look very different in the future. Agents will need to develop new skill sets regarding technology as well as expand their knowledge base about health reform. Your survival and success will be entirely dependent not only on how well but how fast you embrace these changes. We’re thankful you have entrusted us to serve as your support team as we embrace change and prepare for 2014!

Do You Know… Sharon Finley?

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

Family: I am married to my high school sweetheart, Tim, and we have a son, Corey, who is 20 and attends the University of South Carolina.   How long have you worked for the Gilston Agency: I will be celebrating my third year at the Gilston Agency this month!   Current Position: My current position [...]

PCIP’s Broker Registration Process Now Open

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011

The federally administered Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) soon will begin paying a $100 referral fee for qualified referrals submitted by registered brokers. The referral program will be effective on September 1, 2011.

Do You Know… Kim Lewis?

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

How long have you worked for the Gilston Agency:
I have been at the Gilston Agency for nine and a half years.

Current Position:
I am the Group Sales Administrator.

First car:
My first car was a 1985 white Dodge Horizon.