A timeline of The Milner Agency

  • 1866

    Major John C. Whitner sells his first policy for Property & Casualty in Atlanta, GA.

  • 1957

    Willis J. Milner Jr. works with life insurance carriers to help pioneer how life insurance coverage is delivered to risks previously thought to be uninsurable through traditional underwriting practices and The Milner Agency is founded

  • 1960

    Seixas Milner assumes leadership of the company from his father and becomes a founding member of NAILBA (The National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies)

  • 1979

    Invested in automation technology by employing computer programmers to design the first ever multi-company application processing system

  • 1989

    First to pilot imaging and uploading systems for three of the largest U.S. life insurers

  • 1995

    Founding member of Lifemark Partners, one of the largest distributors of life insurance in the country

  • 2001

    Chip Milner becomes President/CEO of The Milner Agency

  • 2007

    The Milner Agency 50th anniversary celebration

  • 2008

    Eclipsed $250 million in annual fixed annuity premium

  • 2009

    Chad Milner expands Senior Benefits division with Medical Supplements and Final Expense products

  • 2010

    The Mutual Alliance, a division of the company, is formed by Chad Milner and Whit Ferguson to operate in partnership with institutional, career insurance channel and banks that serve the wealth management marketplace

  • 2011

    Revolutionary Snap-App Program developed by Abby Milner Mann

  • 2012

    North American Senior Benefits founded by Chad Milner, Whit Ferguson & Craig Harvey

  • 2014

    NASB moves into its own fully-staffed home office