carrier developments: CEO Glenn Renwick has said Snapshot could help the company encourage safer behavior and retain the most valuable customers.
news: P&C carrier uses Valen Analytics data and predictive modeling to manage and drive underwriting profitability.
feature: For mid-tier insurers, happy and productive agents are a competitive imperative. Rob Shoenfelt, CIO of Celina Insurance Group, discusses agent-facing apps and the challenge of finding and keeping staff in smaller markets.
hr news: The excess and surplus lines carrier shakes up its management with former claims SVP taking over an operational and special projects position.
news: The FAA has awarded 48 waivers for commercial drone use under a program created by Congress to allow flights while the agency completes more formal regulations.
news: The new auto insurance aggregation site is intended to offer California drivers quick and simple access to multiple auto insurance quotes.
ma alliances: The insurer will use LearnVests software to develop a new financial planning platform for the insurers 16,000 agents and 4.2 million clients.
hr news: Andre Stewart is named to newly created position of SVP, underwriting, custom accounts, by the medical professional liability insurer.
news: The rankings are based on national averages for 1,522 models, for a 40-year-old man with a clean driving record and good credit.
WOMEN IN INSURANCE LEADERSHIP
UPDATE: Six insurers in total have been recognized by the National Association for Female Executives for policies, practices and the number of women reaching the upper echelons of management.
UPDATE: Veronica Scotti has a deep background in reinsurance and risk management, with a career spanning corporate finance advisory, asset management and strategy.
When telematics data indicates a higher premium for a given policyholder, Progressive now will charge that higher premium.
The whole point of core transformation is that changes at the micro level can be used as a stimulus for changes at the macro level.
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