ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Oct. 27, 2014 —Insurance Technologies Corporation (ITC) is the newest company partner of the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America’s Agents Council for Technology (ACT).
“ACT is pleased to welcome ITC and applauds its commitment to advancing technology for independent insurance agents and brokers to better serve their customers,” says Ron Berg, ACT executive director. “We look forward to working with the ITC team on critical workflow and technology issues.”
Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Carrollton, Texas, ITC provides marketing, rating and management software and services to the insurance industry, including independent agents and insurance carriers. Currently, ITC serves more than 150 insurance companies and more than 6,000 agencies. For more information about ITC, visit www.GetITC.com
“ACT has a rich history of educating the industry and promoting the technological advances that will help independent agents serve their clients better, be more productive, and compete and grow in today’s market,” said Laird Rixford, ITC president. “As a thought leader in insurance technology and the chosen provider of insurance agency websites for Trusted Choice©, we look forward to helping ACT continue their progress in technology education and promotion so the independent agency channel continues to flourish.”
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.
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.