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Insurance Agent Mobile Application Joins Agents Council for Technology

North Carolina-based firm supports ACT’s technology goals.

ACT Logo - New.jpgALEXANDRIA, Virginia, March 9, 2017—Insurance Agent Mobile Application is the newest company partner of the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America’s Agents Council for Technology (ACT).

“ACT is pleased to welcome Insurance Agent Mobile Application as its newest member,” says Ron Berg, ACT executive director. “We look forward to working with the Insurance Agent mobile application team to improve technology workflows and resources for independent insurance agents and brokers.”

Founded in, 2012, Insurance Agent is a product of Blue I, LLC, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, and operated by a team with decades of traditional and start-up business-building experience. Insurance Agent is a premier mobile app solution for the IA channel, and redefines how agencies engage with customers and deliver first rate customer experiences anytime anywhere. It’s building new ways for agencies to be the center-point of digital connection between the policyholder, agency and insurance company. The Insurance Agent  solutions enable the IA channel to deliver mobile services equal to or beyond what’s being offered by disruptors, directs and captives/carriers.

“The mobile platform is the primary mode of engagement for forward-thinking service providers,” says Matt Aaron, Insurance Agent mobile app co-founder. “It’s the norm, and the must have digital platform for the insurance industry going forward. As a leader in the mobile insurance space we are thrilled to support ACT – the leading resource driving the advancement of technology in the independent agency channel.”

Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America (IIABA or the Big “I”) was founded in 1896 and is the nation’s oldest and largest national association of independent insurance agents and brokers, representing a network of approximately a quarter of a million agents, brokers and their employees nationally. Its members are businesses that offer customers a choice of policies from a variety of insurance companies. Independent agents and brokers offer all lines of insurance—property, casualty, life and health—as well as employee benefit plans and retirement products. Web address:  www.independentagent.com.

The Agents Council for Technology (ACT) was established in January 1999 by the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America (IIABA or the Big “I”) to provide a candid, action-oriented forum to address the critical workflow and technology issues facing the independent agency system. ACT helps participants understand the perspectives of the other stakeholders in the process and provides excellent networking opportunities with the participants who are shaping the future for the industry on these issues. For more information about ACT visit www.iiaba.net/act.

ACT members include:
Industry associations and consultants: AAMGA, ACORD, CSIO, IIABA, Insurance Brokers Association of Canada, NAPLSO, Angela Adams Consulting Services, Red Barn Consulting, Steve Anderson Consulting;
Technology providers: Applied Systems/IVANS, AssureSign, Citrix Sharefile, CoreLogic Insurance Solutions, Duck Creek Technologies, EZLynx, HawkSoft, ITC, InsureSign, My Insurance Videos, North American Software Associates, Simply Easier Payments/EchoSage, Strategic Insurance Software, Vertafore/QQ Solutions;
User groups: Applied Client Network, InStar Users Group, Partner XE User Community, NetVU, Nexsure User Group;
Carriers: Allstate IA, The Berkley Companies, Central Insurance Companies, Chubb Group of Insurance Companies, The Cincinnati Insurance Companies, CNA, Columbia Insurance Group, Dryden Mutual Insurance Company, EMC Insurance Companies, The Hanover Insurance Group, The Hartford, Kemper Preferred, Liberty Mutual Insurance, The Main Street America Group, Merchants Insurance Group, MetLife Auto & Home, Motorists Insurance Group, Nationwide Insurance, New York Central Mutual Insurance, Penn National Insurance, Progressive, Safeco Insurance, Selective Insurance Company of America, State Auto, Travelers, West Bend Mutual and Westfield Insurance.
                                                                                   

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