Engle-Hambright & Davies, Inc. Selects Applied EpicOnline
One of the largest and most reputable full-service insurance brokers in the United States to enhance their digital strategy with the fastest-growing agency management system
University Park, Ill. – Oct. 9, 2015 – Applied Systems today announced that Engle-Hambright & Davies, Inc. (EHD) has selected Applied EpicOnline to manage their property & casualty and benefits books of business on a single integrated software application. With Applied EpicOnline, EHD will benefit from the open and flexible architecture of Applied Epic to support their integrated digital strategy for greater automation and growth.
"For more than 100 years, our business has been focused on anticipating the needs of our customers and employees, ranging from new product offerings to leveraging advanced technology to extend external connectivity and internal automation," said Jon Miles, president and chief operating officer, Engle-Hambright & Davies, Inc. "With Applied EpicOnline, we will benefit from a single view into our entire customer base – both property & casualty and benefits clients – and improved reporting, enabling us to expand our business and capitalize on new client servicing opportunities."
"From the technology side, Applied EpicOnline provides EHD with a more seamless Business Continuity plan," said Teri Good, assistant vice president of Technology, Engle-Hambright & Davies, Inc. "Knowing that Applied EpicOnline is always available to our employees, wherever they have internet access, simplifies that portion of our Disaster Plan."
Applied EpicOnline is the cloud-based 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 centers, 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.
"Today’s leading insurance agencies are continuously evaluating their digital strategies to ensure the greatest benefit to both their customers and staff," said Reid French, chief executive officer, Applied Systems. "With Applied EpicOnline, EHD will be able to leverage the advanced and open architecture of Applied EpicOnline to customize their digital strategy to provide the greatest automation and insight into their business, allowing their staff to focus on the business of selling insurance and delivering exceptional client service."
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About Applied Systems
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.