George Nordhaus Bio
Founder and Chairman of AgenciesOnline, LLC
, the major online marketing system for independent agencies , George Nordhaus
has spent his
entire working career as a marketing systems creator and information provider for the insurance industry.
If there were one word to describe Mr. Nordhaus
it would probably be "creative.
As an association executive (running the Tennessee and Indiana IIABA insurance agents associations) and as a publisher (founding Insurors Press, IMMS, Group 500 and now AgenciesOnline), Mr. Nordhaus has created or published more than 200 books, services, and other informational products.
In l992, Mrs. Nordhaus
(Sue) a practicing psychologist, formed Nordhaus Profiles.
Utilizing the services of one of the largest testing systems in the world (Profiles International, Waco, Texas and in 90 countries), Nordhaus Profiles soon became one of the leading hiring assessment firms in the U.S.) In 2007, the new entity was created (Iroquois Hiring System) in conjunction with VMBhits and MWare, a web development firm based in Massachusetts.
Along the way, Mr. Nordhaus
found time to write eight books on insurance sales and marketing, author a weekly newsletter for 40 consecutive years, write columns and articles for practically every trade magazine, and appear as a speaker at more than 3,000 insurance conferences and conventions.
In the early l970s, he
became one of the youngest "Names" (investors) in Lloyds of London.
He later served as the Southern California/Nevada/Arizona and New Mexico Chairman for the Association of Lloyds Members.
was honored by the Boston Board of Fire Underwriters
as "Insurance Person of the Year"; by the Insurance Marketing Communications Association
as their annual Golden Torch Award Recipient; and served for many years as an Elector to the Insurance Hall of Fame
Sue and her husband, George Nordhaus
, created Nordhaus Profiles International in l991 primarily to serve the hiring and management needs of insurance agents.