Capital Insurance Group® Awards the 2015 Southwest Region Agency of the Year Award to Alpine Insurance Associates For Second Consecutive Year

Feb 17, 2016, 12:23 ET from Capital Insurance Group

MONTEREY, Calif., Feb. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Insurance Group® (CIG®), the leading regional property and casualty insurer serving the Western U.S. for more than 115 years, named Alpine Insurance Associates, Inc. the CIG Southwest Agency of the Year for a second consecutive year in recognition of its continued growth in commercial coverage and commitment to strong business relationships.

"Alpine is a family owned insurance agency. From property and casualty to employee benefits, Alpine strives to maintain its reputation for excellent coverage, service and competitive pricing. Being recognized by CIG for a second year reinforces our commitment to excellence," said Glen Gonfiantini, President of Alpine Insurance.

Alpine Insurance Associates, Inc. founded in 1945, has grown to become the largest family-owned independent insurance agency in Nevada, with offices in Reno, Carson City and Las Vegas. The company specializes in commercial, personal and employee benefits coverage. With 45 years of combined insurance experience from the two principals, Glen and Chris Gonfiantini, and its partnership with Capital Insurance Group, Alpine Insurance has been able to offer clients excellent service and expert knowledge to continue the company's growth.

Mark Houghton, CIG Regional Field Executive-Southwest Regions remarks, "Alpine Insurance Associates has distinguished itself as a top tier agency in the state of Nevada. As evidenced by the consecutive CIG Agency of the Year Awards, Alpine has consistently proven to be a true partner with CIG and deserves this outstanding recognition. We value our relationship with Alpine very much and look forward to many more years of profitable business with them."

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Capital Insurance Group® (CIG) is the leading regional property and casualty insurer serving the Western U.S. since 1898. CIG insures Personal Auto, Homeowners, Farmowners, Condo Owners, Vacation Property, Renters, Apartment Building Owners, and many kinds of Commercial and Agricultural Auto and Property. The more than 115 year-old company is rated "A" (Excellent) by A.M. Best, the independent financial monitor of the insurance industry.   CIG manages personal, business, and agriculture risks underwritten by its affiliate companies: California Capital Insurance Company, Eagle West Insurance Company, Nevada Capital Insurance Company, and Monterey Insurance Company. Types of policies may vary from state to state. For more information, please visit

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