Serving Pittsburgh Since 1969

Founded in 1969, Ifft & Palmer has grown into one of the city’s leading independent insurance agencies. Privately owned and headquartered in downtown Pittsburgh, our primary focus is to protect our clients’ assets by offering comprehensive risk management strategies and a wide selection of property and liability products.

As an independent agency, Ifft & Palmer is affiliated with some of the nation’s most well-known and trusted insurance carriers. Our extensive network of providers allows us to offer innovative, high quality insurance products at the most competitive rates. Our commitment is to our customers, not to one particular insurance company. This approach has successfully fulfilled the insurance needs of businesses, corporations, professional organizations, non-profits, individuals and families, for over 45 years.


“You and your team at Ifft & Palmer, are one of the most professional insurance agencies in the greater Pittsburgh area. Your company has saved Conroy Foods Inc. thousands of dollars, while maintaining the appropriate amount of insurance required from our vendors. Ifft & Palmer always places the interest of Conroy Foods Inc. first!”
Jim Conroy, President | Conroy Foods, Inc.
“As an independent business owner, it is important to me that I work with somebody with the same values and direction that I follow in the business world. Ifft & Palmer does that. I’ve been a client of Ifft & Palmer for 18 years now and I’ve talked to the same people for those 18 years. That is really important to me and why I would recommend Ifft & Palmer to anyone with complete confidence.”
John Byrnes, General Partner
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From HRV’s inception, throughout years of growth, and amidst the challenges of starting a new company, Ifft & Palmer has been by our side. A decade later, Ifft & Palmer is still providing HRV with high quality, responsive expertise and guidance; they make it very easy to recommend their services.”
Robert E. Stachel, P.E., Executive Vice President | HRV, Inc.