IVANS Recognizes Insurers with Leadership Award for Excellence in Connectivity
October 18, 2018
IVANS Leadership Award honors companies advancing insurer-agency-MGA interface and adoption of automated distribution and servicing solutions
Tampa, FL – Oct. 18, 2018 – IVANS, a division of Applied Systems, today announced the IVANS Leadership Award recipients. Presented at IVANS Connect, the awards honor insurers for excellence in increasing connectivity and automating data exchange across the independent insurance agency channel.
Awarded carriers are those companies that have displayed leadership in advancing agency connections, demonstrated innovative approaches to IVANS technology, and driven exemplary initiatives around adoption of automated distribution and servicing solutions. Award recipients include: Mercury Insurance Group, Pekin Insurance, Safeco, The Hartford, Utica National Insurance Group and Western National Mutual Insurance Company.
“Agency-insurer-MGA connectivity has become critical in capitalizing on new business opportunities, increasing the efficiency and profitability of their businesses, and continuously delivering the high-level service that customers expect,” said Thad Bauer, vice president and general manager, IVANS Insurance Solutions. “As the industry’s largest digital distribution network, IVANS is proud to honor our insurer and MGA partners who are at the forefront of automating distribution and servicing through IVANS.”
IVANS, a division of Applied Systems, is the insurance industry’s exchange connecting insurers, MGAs, agencies, and the insured. IVANS cloud-based software automates the distribution and servicing of insurance products. For more than 30 years, IVANS innovation and expertise has connected 32,000 independent insurance agencies and 400 insurer and MGA partners to enable millions of people to safeguard and protect what matters most in people’s lives.