Angelyn Treutel Zeringue
Angelyn S Treutel Zeringue, CPA, is President of SouthGroup Insurance-Gulf Coast. Treutel previously chaired the Agents Council for Technology (ACT) for the national Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America (IIABA) and has spearheaded numerous programs fostering the use of technology to enhance and improve the independent agency system. She has made tremendous contributions to ACT, Applied Systems User Group (ASCnet), and InVEST (Insurance Education Program) and is an active participant in other regional and national endeavors that support the growth and success of independent insurance agents.
Recent Stories From this Author
Too Much Manual Effort is a Show Stopper
July 10, 2014 Examining the administrative burden of doing business in the E&S market.
Agents and Carriers: It's Not a Competition
May 4, 2014 Agents shouldn’t compete against their carriers for sales but we work with them for the benefit of their mutual clients.
10 Benefits to Adopting Straight-Through Processing
March 20, 2014 Working together, agents and carriers can realize data validation, faster turnaround, no month-end reporting and other...
The Agent/Carrier Data Exchange Debate
March 3, 2014 While agents and carriers have significantly improved the flow of data, carriers that opened a path for clients to log...
Streamlining the Upstream Swim
January 30, 2014 Carriers and agents have made significant progress in improving the sales process, but there’s still a long way to go.
Insurers Must Delay Flood Reform
January 2, 2014 Insurers strongly support flood reform, but it needs to be implemented in a fashion that doesn’t destroy flood-affected...
To the Top — Agent & Carrier Relations
November 19, 2013 While we can differentiate our service and products in many ways, data can still be standardized, sent, received and consumed...
To Be or Not to Be – What is the Value?
October 15, 2013 After a loss, some consumers who buy their policies online soon learn a hard lesson about the need and value of having an...
What Makes Carriers Appealing to Agents
August 28, 2013 To maintain a positive relationship, here's what should be accomplished when field reps visit the offices of agents.
How to Keep Agencies Operating Effectively During a CAT Event
July 31, 2013 The more an agency embraces technology and offsite/cloud storage of critical data, the better off they will fair.