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Applied Systems Expands eSignature Partners

October 16, 2018

DocuSign and InsureSign join Applied Partner Program to deliver integrated eSignature capabilities into Applied Epic and Applied Rating Services

University Park, IL – October 16, 2018 – Applied Systems today announced that DocuSign and InsureSign have joined the Applied Partner Program. The eSignature solutions offer North American insurance agencies and brokerages integrations as standard functionalities within Applied Epic 2018 and Applied Rating Services 2019. Through this collaboration, agencies and brokerages can enhance their connected insured experience and further automate operations.

The Applied Partner Program is a technology and industry partnership program focused on increasing the availability of best-in-class software and enhancing automation and connectivity across the independent insurance distribution channel. The Applied Partner Program is open to leading technology providers and organizations across the industry and advances Applied’s strategic focus on partnerships to deliver value-added capabilities that further automate workflows, increase data consistency and accuracy, and drive a connected insurance experience.

“We are excited to join the Applied Partner Program to extend our leading eSignature solution—itself part of our broader System of Agreement Platform—across the insurance lifecycle,” said Mark Register, SVP business development and channels at DocuSign. “As an Applied Solutions partner, we look forward to working together to offer insurance agencies, brokerages and their clients a seamless way to prepare, sign, act on, and manage agreements quickly and securely.”

Applied Epic delivers the most technologically advanced software application to independent insurance agencies to enable faster growth and profitability in a changing insurance marketplace. Applied Epic is a single, integrated and open application that provides essential capabilities for each stakeholder within an agency to better manage customer relationships, sales opportunities, market appetite search, financial accounting and policy and benefits administration across all lines of business, eliminating the need for separate, disparate systems. The application offers a comprehensive view of client and prospect information and internal workflows through an intuitive user interface, enabling users to make more informed decisions about their business and capitalize quickly on new opportunities. Applied Epic’s scalable software architecture provides agencies with multiple global locations the ability to manage expansion and business growth with ease.

Applied Rating Services is Canada’s comparative rating service for insurance brokerages and insurers that provides the industry’s most accurate rates for the most insurers nationwide. Applied Systems offers the most comprehensive portfolio of rating services to deliver fast, accurate and mobile quoting for automobile and property insurance, enabling brokerages to more efficiently drive business growth while providing a better client experience.

“Agencies expect technology to make life easier, and one of the main benefits of using InsureSign is a much simpler, speedier and stress-free signing process,” said Joe Floyd, chief executive officer of InsureSign. “We are honored to join the Applied Partner Program and look forward to helping more agencies streamline their processes for securing signatures and managing signed documents.”

“Applied recognizes the immense value in proving numerous integrations to strengthen the business value agencies and brokers receive from their Applied solutions,” said Ben Goodman, vice president of Corporate Development, Applied Systems. “Integrated and fully automated eSignature capabilities continue to streamline operations for agencies and create a more connected insured experience. We are committed to providing our customers a choice for eSignature and are excited about these partner additions.”                                                                                                             

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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 the innovation leader, Applied is the world’s largest provider of agency and brokerage management systems, serving customers throughout the United States, Canada, the Republic of Ireland, and the United Kingdom. By automating the insurance lifecycle, Applied’s people and products enable millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.

About DocuSign, Inc.
DocuSign helps organizations connect and automate how they prepare, sign, act-on, and manage agreements. As part of its cloud-based System of Agreement Platform, DocuSign offers eSignature—the world's #1 way to sign electronically on practically any device, from almost anywhere, at any time. Today, more than 425,000 customers and hundreds of millions of users in over 180 countries use DocuSign to accelerate the process of doing business and simplify people's lives.

About InsureSign
InsureSign is the simplest, fastest and most secure way to get documents signed electronically. Trusted by thousands of businesses of all sizes across North America, InsureSign lets your customers easily sign your documents from their laptops, tablets and mobile devices – and even via text message. Curious future customers can try InsureSign free for 14 days at www.insuresign.com.

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