Integro Selects Applied EpicOnline to Standardize Business Operations and Drive Growth
Leading global brokerage selects industry’s fastest-growing brokerage and agency management system to consolidate North American offices onto a single integrated software application
University Park, Ill. – June 1, 2015 – Applied Systems today announced that Integro Ltd., one of the largest independent insurance brokerage and risk management firms in the world, will leverage Applied EpicOnline across its U.S. and Canadian-based offices to standardize its business operations and reporting, and centralize data on a single integrated software application.
"Our firm’s acquisitive growth model has resulted in the need for a common management system platform," said William Goldstein, president of Integro Ltd. "Applied EpicOnline has the capabilities to consolidate our data into a single application and standardize our reporting, providing a holistic view into our entire book of business to ensure we are delivering the most extensive coverage to our clients. Additionally, in moving to the cloud with Applied, we are minimizing time spent managing our IT infrastructure while increasing our data security and the mobility and productivity of our staff."
Applied EpicOnline is the cloud-hosted version of the fastest-growing agency and brokerage management system in the world, delivering the most technologically advanced software to agencies and brokerages to enable faster growth and profitability in a changing insurance marketplace. Applied EpicOnline provides a single, integrated application for agencies and brokerages to manage all of their customer relationships, policy and benefits administration, and financial accounting more efficiently. The system seamlessly integrates other applications and provides scalability for agencies and brokerages with multiple, global locations to manage expansion and business growth. Hosted in Applied Systems’ secure Tier III+ data centres, Applied EpicOnline provides the benefits of the cloud’s anytime, anywhere access to information and cost savings, as well as eliminates the need for agencies to manage hardware, IT and security.
"The increasing rate of mergers and acquisitions in the insurance industry is enabling agencies and brokerages to expand their businesses across regions and lines of business faster than ever before," said Reid French, chief executive officer, Applied Systems. "As the industry’s choice for fast-growing, acquisitive agencies and brokerages, Applied EpicOnline advances Integro's capabilities by strengthening its business operations, providing standardized reporting and business continuity across all of its offices through the cloud, increasing the agility of their organization and enhancing overall customer service to support the company’s continued growth."
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Applied Systems is a leading provider of software that powers the business of insurance. Recognized as a pioneer in insurance automation and data exchange between brokerages, insurers and their clients, Applied is the world’s largest provider of agency and brokerage management systems. Automating the insurance lifecycle for more than 12,000 agencies and brokerages and 450 insurers worldwide, Applied enables millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.