BOB JONES NAMED CHAIRMAN OF THE INDEPENDENT INSURANCE AGENTS & BROKERS OF CONNECTICUT
Ridgefield CT—August 10, 2023: Bob Jones, Senior Vice President at Fairfield County Bank Insurance Services, has been elected Chairman of the Board at the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of Connecticut (Big I CT).
Bob has been an active board member at Big I CT for several years and most recently served as Vice Chair and Executive Committee member. He is dedicated in his service to the Big I and passionate about its mission to advance the value of the independent insurance agents to the community that it serves. With over 35 years’ experience in the insurance industry, Mr. Jones will be an integral member of the Big I CT Chapter Board.
“We are extremely proud of Bob and the work he has done over the years with Big I CT,” said President and CEO of Fairfield County Bank Insurance Services Mark Connelly. “As an independent insurance agency, we recognize the invaluable work that Big I CT does, and we applaud Bob’s continued commitment to the organization.”
The Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America and its State Associations hold a prominent place as a trade organization, advocating for independent agents nationwide. With 51 independent Big I State Associations, each guided by devoted executives and supported by volunteer Agent Board leadership, this organization plays a vital role in the independent insurance industry. As Chairman of the Board, Mr. Jones will be spearheading the Connecticut Chapter, the election to which recognizes him as an expert in the insurance industry.
Bob received a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) from the University of Hartford and is a veteran of the United States Army. He is a former Board member of Connecticut Insurance & Financial Services (CT IFS). He is also a past officer and director for his local Chamber of Commerce, a former member of RIMS (The Risk Management Society) and has served on various local municipal boards.
Founded in 1871, Fairfield County Bank is a $1.9 billion community bank with locations throughout Fairfield County. Fairfield Country Bank delivers a full range of financial services through superior Client relationships and the knowledge that when you put your money in Fairfield County Bank, it stays in Fairfield County—strengthening our communities. Visit www.fairfieldcountybank.com to find out more about the Bank.