St. Louis, MO, June 17, 2015 –(PR.com)– Valley Insurance Agency Alliance (VIAA), a cohesive family of nearly 100 independent insurance agencies in Missouri and Southern Illinois, recently earned multiple industry awards from the Strategic Insurance Agency Alliance (SIAA).

The SIAA, a $5.7 billion national insurance coalition, is the nation’s largest partnership of independent insurance agencies. SIAA recently ranked its top performers across the nation, and VIAA ranked seventh out of 49 regions. VIAA also ranked first for implementation of a mobile app designed to better serve clients.

“We are truly honored by this recognition from our industry,” said Elizabeth Powers, VIAA’s Director of Agency Development. “We recently celebrated our ninth anniversary, and these rankings definitely show the growth we have achieved in both numbers and strength.”

Founded in 2006, VIAA generates more than $125 million in written premium. VIAA is the sister company of family owned and operated POWERS Insurance and Benefits, which is one of the largest family owned and operated independent insurance agencies in the bi-state region. VIAA is located at 7745 Carondelet Ave. in Clayton, Mo. For more information, call (314) 333-4906.