News & Awards

December 2009 - Schultheis Insurance Named a Platinum Tier Inner Circle Agency by State Auto Mutual Insurance Company

Schultheis Insurance Agency was named a Platinum Tier Inner Circle Agency by State Auto Mutual Insurance Company. This award is presented to agencies that maintain profitability, hav e at least $1.5 million in premium and meet new growth goals. 2009 marks the 8th consecutive year the Schultheis Insurance Agency received the award.

November 2009 - Kenan Schultheis Awarded the Harry P. Cooper Industry Image Award

Evansville, IN – Kenan Schultheis of Schultheis Insurance Agency has been awarded the 2009 Independent Insurance Agents of Indiana (IIAI) 2009 Harry P. Cooper, Jr., Industry/Public Image Award. He was honored on November 14 at an awards ceremony at the IIAI Annual Convention in Indianapolis.

The annual award recognizes an individual who has enhanced the public image of the insurance profession. Schultheis was chosen for the award based on evaluations regarding his knowledge of the industry and industry issues, community involvement, educational projects, committee and advisory council service, service on the IIAI board of directors and his long-standing membership in the IIAI. 

Schultheis is an Evansville native and a third-generation agent for the family-owned  Schultheis Insurance Agency. This is the second time Kenan has received Industry/Public Image Award which he was also awarded in 2006. Schultheis Insurance was recognized as Independent Agency of the Year by the IIAI in both 1996 and 2007, and is the only agency in Southern Indiana to have received this award.

October 2009 - Schultheis Insurance Named to Indiana Farmers President's Club

Indiana Farmers Mutual Insurance Company held its 4th Annual President's Club event in October, 2009.  This event recognized 10 agencies with $2 million or more in Written Premium Volume with Indiana Farmers in the previous year.  This is the third year that the Schultheis Agency has received this honor.

Four More Schultheis Insurance Agents receive Certified Work Comp Advisor Designations.

Terry Martin, Benjamin Schultheis, Tony Snyder, and Lee Sublett earned the prestigious Certified WorkComp Advisor designation, conferred by the Institute of WorkComp Professionals. This certification training provided by the Institute trains insurance professionals to locate costly errors in Workers' Compesation coverage and is essential in reviewing Workers' Compensation insurance reports. The Schultheis agents are now certified to help their clients save money on their Workers' Compensation by helping them have an overcharge-proof audit, improve their hiring skills, implementing an effective “back to work” program for injured employees, and showing them how to drive their experience modifications down to their lowest legal minimums.

Terry, Ben, Tony, and Lee join Brett Schultheis, Bruce Lawson, and Mark VanSant who previously obtained the designation in April 2008.

The  certification training provided by the Institute is essential in reviewing Workers' Compensation insurance reports. There are approximately 300 insurance agencies that have staff members who have qualified for the Certified WorkComp Advisor designation.

Headquartered in Asheville, North Carolina, the Institute of WorkComp Professionals trains and certifies professional insurance agents to help businesses better manage their Workers' Compensation programs. Agents must commit to continuing education and recertification every three years. In the eight years since the first advisors were certified, Certified WorkComp Advisors have saved business owners millions of dollars in Workers' Compensation overcharges. For more information about the Institute, go to

Amy Deken joins as Customer Servicing Agent

Schultheis Insurance is pleased to announce that Amy Deken has joined the Agency as a Customer Servicing Agent. With her previous insurance industry experience, Amy is sure to be a great addition to the Schultheis team of professionals dedicated to serving our clients.

September 2009 - Tony Snyder hired as schultheis Insurance agent

Schultheis Insurance Agency has hired Tony Snyder as a Commercial Lines Producer. He will be working with businesses to provide broad insurance coverage to meet their organization's needs.

Commenting on Snyder’s role with the agency, Brett Schultheis, agency President, states, “Tony understands the value of in-depth account analysis that will protect his clients from any unexpected surprises. He is a valuable new addition to the Schultheis Insurance Agency staff of professionals working to provide their clients the best possible service and protection.”

Schultheis Insurance Agency is an independent agency with offices in Evansville, Mount Vernon, and Greenwood, Indiana. Schultheis agents offer insurance and financial planning advice and products from a variety of companies to individuals and businesses in the tri-state area.

March 2009 - Schultheis Insurance Partners with the Keystone Insurers Group

The Schultheis Insurance Agency has entered into a partnership with the Keystone Insurers Group, the nation's sixth largest privately-held property/casualty agency. This is an exciting step towards creating new opportunities for the agency and its insured. Keystone provides many valuable products, services and opportunities that will assist the agency in growing upon the previous 65 years of excellence.

January 2009 - Schultheis Insurance Celebrates its 65th Anniversary

2009 is an exciting milestone for the Schultheis Insurance Agency as it marks our 65th year of serving the Evansville community. Started with only files in an apple crate in 1944, Schultheis Insurance is now in its fourth generation of family ownership and has grown to employ 70 employees across four separate locations. We appreciate our clients and their trust in the agency and look forward to serving their insurance needs for another 65 years.