Pioneer Award

For Significant Contributions to Our Association and Industry

If you would like to nominate someone for the annual Pioneer Award please complete and submit this form.

There is no strict criteria that needs to be met for the award other than they should be or have been an active Big I member during their career and have served our industry and community well. Please be as specific as you can about the person’s background so our committee can make a well informed decision.

 Past Recipients

Vic Rutecki (2016) Rutecki Agency
Vic Rutecki (2016)
Rutecki Agency
Eric P. Keller (2015) H.R. Keller & Co. Inc.
Eric P. Keller (2015)
H.R. Keller & Co. Inc.
Donald L. Houck, Jr. (2014) Donald L. Houck Agency Inc.
Donald L. Houck, Jr. (2014)
Donald L. Houck Agency Inc.
Mark Garvelli (2013)
Walsh Duffield Companies, Inc.
Walter J Floss, Jr. (2011)
Floss Agency, Inc.
Lucille E. Decker (2010)
Lucille E. Decker (2010)
The Decker Agency, Inc.