Applied Epic’s User Base Continues Rapid Growth at More than 32 Percent Year-over-Year
Industry-leading growth driven by demand for next-generation cloud-based agency and brokerage management system
University Park, Ill. – April 28, 2016 – Applied Systems today announced that its Applied Epic software user base has grown at an industry-leading rate of more than 32 percent year-over-year in the North American marketplace. Leading agencies and brokerages BFL CANADA, Insurance Office of America, JLT, NFP, Western Financial Group, Willis Towers Watson and Woodruff-Sawyer & Co., among others, have made the decision to consolidate onto Applied Epic to benefit from standardized business operations, integrated capabilities such as sales automation and benefits, and enhanced insurer connectivity.
“With the rapid growth of our JLT Specialty USA team, utilizing industry leading technology such as Applied Epic has enabled our team to successfully manage our business,” said Hans Van Heukelum, chief commercial officer, JLT Specialty USA. “Applied Epic provides our team a single source for client management, allowing us to simplify electronic filings and capture data for consistent reporting on analytics.”
Applied Epic, the fastest-growing cloud-based agency and brokerage management system in the world, delivers the most technologically advanced software application to independent insurance agencies and brokerages to enable faster growth and profitability in a changing insurance marketplace. Purpose-built for insurance agencies and brokerages, Applied Epic provides essential capabilities for each stakeholder within an agency or brokerage to better manage customer relationships, sales opportunities, carrier appetite search, financial accounting, and policy and benefits administration across all lines of business, reducing time and expenses spent managing separate, disparate systems. The application offers a comprehensive view of client information and internal operations through an intuitive user interface, enabling users to make more informed decisions about their business and capitalize quickly on new opportunities. Applied Epic’s architecture provides scalability for the largest agencies and brokerages to manage expansion and business growth with ease, while also remaining open to integration with other best-in-class applications.
“External industry changes, as well as significant business opportunity, required our organization to select a next-generation agency management system to become a digital agency,” said Ravi Krishnan, chief information officer, Woodruff-Sawyer & Co. “Applied Epic has driven our digital transformation and enabled us to efficiently manage customer relationships, policy and benefits administration, sales automation and financial accounting processes across all lines of business and locations to support more automated operations and rapid business expansion.”
“Digital agencies and brokerages require an advanced cloud-based management system to take advantage of the multitude of opportunities for growth available in today’s marketplace,” said Reid French, chief executive officer, Applied Systems. “More agencies and brokerages are selecting Applied Epic as the foundation for their digital transformation to benefit from centralized customer data management, sales automation and seamless insurer connectivity to effectively write new business across all lines.”
About Applied Systems
Applied Systems is the leading global provider of cloud-based 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, serving customers throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. By automating the insurance lifecycle, Applied enables millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.