President & CEO, National Agents Alliance
Andy Albright is an entrepreneur, business owner, author, and motivational speaker. Albright co-founded National Agents Alliance (aka The Alliance) in 2002 and quickly helped it grow into one of the country's largest and most successful insurance marketing organizations, specializing in life event marketing and sales insurance marketing organization in the United States. As the top seller with companies like Mutual of Omaha, Transamerica and Foresters, The Alliance posts $100 million in sales annually. In 2018, Albright committed $1.5 million to build a state-of-the-art prehabilitation center for student-athletes in the Murphy Football Center at NC State. In November of 2016, Albright and his wife, Jane pledged $5 million to bolster both the NC State Entrepreneurship Initiative and the General H. Hugh Shelton Leadership Center. In honor of this extraordinary commitment, Innovation Hall is now known as the Andy and Jane Albright Innovation Hall. One component of the Albrights' gift is an endowment for the Albright Entrepreneurs Village, a Living and Learning Village, the Burlington, N.C., couple previously established. NC State's Living and Learning Villages are interest-based communities that engage students inside and outside the classroom. The Old North State Council of Boy Scouts of America named Albright as its Man Of The Year on May 31, 2018, in recognition for his contribution to the efforts of the Scouts. Andy has appeared in regional North Carolina magazines and newspapers, and his company was selected from a pool of 35,000 area businesses as the N.C. Triad's Fastest Growing Company by Greensboro's Triad Business Journal in 2007. Albright was named to the Triad's 2011 Movers & Shakers list byBusiness Leader magazine, and has appeared on several national radio shows. He was the host of Season 2 of the Amazon Prime show “Self Made.” Albright is the author of The 8 Steps to Success, Millionaire Maker Manual, Inside The Circle and co-author of The Alliance House of Behaviors with Jeff Bright. Albright, who was born on April 16, 1964, and his wife are involved with numerous charities and organizations globally. Albright is the namesake of the Albright Entrepreneurs Village (AEV), a place for NC State students who want to learn to think like an entrepreneur. The AEV is a residential community on campus that involves residents from all majors and provides social and co-curricular activities to engage them in the startup world and encourage them to develop their ideas and ventures. This diverse group receives coaching from successful entrepreneurs and immersion in the programs that help students translate ideas into action. Albright is a member of the advisory board for NC State's Entrepreneurship Initiative, a member of the advisory board for the NC State University Engagement and a loyal supporter and major donor of Wolfpack athletics. Albright is a motivational speaker for various groups and organizations. He is passionate about helping mentor entrepreneurial-minded students and aspiring job creators. Andy and his wife, Jane live in Union Ridge, N.C. They have two adult children - Haleigh and Spencer.
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