Cherry Insurance Earns Premier Agency Award from MAX

(Montezuma, KS August 6, 2015) – Cherry Insurance of Montezuma, KS has earned the highest award from insurance carrier MutualAid eXchange (MAX).

The MAX Premier Agency designation recognizes Cherry Insurance’s commitment to MAX’s fair, faithful and socially responsible insurance coverage and business practices.

“MAX is a company built on faith, strong values and service to others. That’s the kind of independent agents we look for and we’re proud to recognize Cherry Insurance for being among the best of these,” said David Wine, CEO of MAX.

Cheri Martin is Agency Principal. She founded the agency in 2007 after working 10 years in the industry. “MAX is a strong company with a personality of treating people fairly. We like to do business with like-minded folks who share our values.”

To earn the MAX Premier Agency Award, Cherry Insurance met several criteria including:

• Commitment to the MAX values of
o Treating others as you would like to be treated
o Faith in a higher power, and
o Doing good in the world
• Support for MAX’s Mutual Aid Ministries program that provides emergency grants to faith communities, families and individuals who are facing extreme financial hardships.
• Ambitious sales and retention targets.

Martin is active in the community serving as an officer in the Family Consumer Education Organization that provides opportunities for families to learn and participate in family and consumer sciences.

“At Cherry Insurance we try to fulfill the same values of fairness, faith and social responsibility that MAX believes in, whether it’s at work or volunteering in the community,” Martin said.

Cherry Insurance is located at 211 East Mendoza, Montezuma, KS 67867. Phone: 620-846-7353. FAX: 866-255-9902. Email: Website: They can also be found on Facebook.

MAX is headquartered at 4400 College Boulevard, Suite 250, Overland Park, KS 66211. Phone: 877-971-6300. To learn more about MAX and Mutual Aid Ministries, visit

Photo:  Mark Files, Midwest Sales Manager, presents Cheri Martin of Cherry Insurance the MAX Premier Agency Award.