FNO: InsureTech

FNO: InsureTech

www.fnoinsuretech.com
A podcast that interviews leaders from insurtech and insurance to get up to date ideas and perspectives on how technology is disrupting and transforming the industry. We bring stories, trends, and useful insights to our audience from carriers, insuretechs, service providers, and various industry groups. New episodes each week feature people who are on the forefront of inventing, using, developing, or transforming the insurance world through applied technology. FNO: InsureTech is created and produced by Fourseventy Claim Management. http://www.FNOInsureTech.com


50 – FNO: InsureTech Podcast hosts Rob Beller, Lee Boyd, & Matt D. Fatheree
Nov 15 • 34 min
The hosts of the FNO: InsureTech Podcast look back to the last 49 episodes and reflect on the guests, topics, and episodes of the past. We want to hear from you: What do you think of our podcast? What are we missing? Where do you think we should go? Email…
49 – Gradient AI Founder & CEO, Stan Smith
Nov 8 • 42 min
On this episode we are joined by Stan Smith, Founder & CEO of Gradient AI. Gradient AI develops and leverages decision support tools and workflow automation, assisted by Artificial Intelligence, to make organizations and people even more effective. Driven…
48 – SPLICE Software’s President & CEO, Tara Kelly
Nov 1 • 49 min
On this episode of FNO: InsureTech we are joined by Tara Kelly, President & CEO of SPLICE Software. SPLICE Software leverages personalized communications to develop stronger relationships with customers and improving the user experience, all in a…
47 – Grange Insurance’s Brent Hammer, Innovation Officer
Oct 25 • 43 min
On this episode of FNO: InsureTech we are joined by Brent Hammer, Innovation Officer at the Columbus, Ohio based carrier, Grange Insurance. Innovation has become an integral part in the ambitions and goals of Grange Insurance, from partnering with…
46 – GloveBox Co-Founders Ryan Mathisen, CEO, and Sean Mulhern, CIO
Oct 18 • 54 min
On this episode of FNO: InsureTech we are joined by Ryan Mathisen, CEO & Co-Founder, and Sean Mulhern, CIO & Co-Founder, at Denver-based insurance start-up GloveBox. The GloveBox app creates access to all your insurance information, aggregating the…
45 – Mike McCann, Senior Vice President of Corporate Partnerships, at Rev1 Ventures
Oct 11 • 50 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Mike McCann, Senior Vice President of Corporate Partnerships at Rev1 Ventures. Rev1 Ventures is the investor startup studio that combines capital and strategic services to help startups scale and…
44 – Darin McCarthy, Vice President of Claims at Hippo Insurance
Oct 4 • 35 min
On this episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Darin McCarthy, Vice President of Claims at Hippo Insurance. Hippo has automated the process and modernized coverage, allowing them to offer policies that cover the homes and possessions that consumers…
43 – Mark Breading, Partner & Chief Research Officer at Strategy Meets Action (SMA)
Sep 27 • 29 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Mark Breading, Partner & Chief Research Officer at Strategy Meets Action (SMA). As a strategic advisory firm, SMA delivers advice, consultation, and published research to insurers, solution…
42 – Demetrius Gray, CEO & Co-Founder of WeatherCheck
Sep 20 • 62 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Demetrius Gray, CEO & Co-Founder of WeatherCheck. WeatherCheck monitors properties for hail damage so that insurance carriers, mortgage companies, and property owners can take action. Join us as…
41 – Carey Anne Nadeau, Founder & CEO of Open Data Nation (ODN)
Sep 13 • 60 min
Listen in as Carey Anne explains ODN’s services within the insurance industry, their collaborative efforts in insuretech, and thoughts on the future of data.
40 – Catherine Reese, Chief Claims Officer at Tower Hill Insurance Group
Sep 6 • 57 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Catherine Reese, Chief Claims Officer at Tower Hill Insurance Group (https://www.thig.com). As one of Florida’s largest residential property insurers with more than 800+ insurance agencies…
39 – Miguel Fernandez, CEO & Co-Founder of Claimbot
Aug 30 • 49 min
Join us as Miguel shares the origins of Claimbot, his thoughts on creating an ideal customer experience, and the future of insuretech.
38 – Andy “Maverick” Liu, Founder & CEO of Bees360 Inc.
Aug 23 • 46 min
Join us as Andy shares his thoughts on drone-AI application, damage assessment, and improving efficiency in the claims process.
37 – Alex Beller, Co-Founder/President at Postscript
Aug 16 • 61 min
Join us as Alex shares his experience as a co-founder of a startup, working with a startup accelerator, and thoughts on SMS technology and its applications for insurance.
36 – Dan Reed, Managing Director, American Family Ventures
Aug 9 • 62 min
Join us as Dan shares his experience in venture capital, views on leveraging technology in the insurance space, and thoughts on the future of insuretech.
35 – Tony Triola, Director of Claims, Strategic Supplier Management
Aug 2 • 73 min
Join us as Tony shares his background in insurance, views on innovation and solution providing, and thoughts on the growth and future of insuretech.
34 – Brett Jurgens, Co-Founder & CEO at Notion
Jul 26 • 51 min
Join us as Brett discusses building a user experience around Notion, “home risk reduction”, accelerators in the insuretech industry, and more.
33 – Rob Galbraith, Thought Leader, Keynote Speaker & Author
Jul 19 • 66 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Rob Galbraith. With over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, Rob has become a recognized thought leader on P&C insurance, popular keynote speaker who has spoken at events
32 – Matt Talbot, CEO/Co-Founder at GoSpotCheck
Jul 12 • 42 min
Join Matt and the FNO: InsureTech podcast as we discuss the use of automation and analytics; customer development, gig economies, and how GoSpotCheck came to be as a growing insuretech innovator.
31 – Ashish Dudani, Vice President - Insurance, KiwiTech
Jul 5 • 44 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Ashish Dudani, Vice President - Insurance, of KiwiTech (https://www.kiwitech.com). KiwiTech has leveraged their deep experience and entrepreneurial history to partner with innovative startups,
30 – Adam Kostecki, Sr. Asst. Vice President, Amica Mutual Insurance
Jun 28 • 61 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Adam Kostecki, Senior Assistant Vice President, at Amica Insurance (https://www.amica.com). As one of the highly rated and prominent providers of a variety of insurance products, Amica’s missio
29 – Pascal Begin, Sr. Leader, Product Management, CoreLogic Symbility
Jun 21 • 40 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Pascal Begin, Sr. Leader, Product Management, at CoreLogic Symbility (https://www.symbilitysolutions.com) CoreLogic, a leading global provider of property information, insight, analytics and da
28 – Cameron MacArthur, Founder and CEO at A.I. Insurance Inc.
Jun 14 • 47 min
On this week’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Cameron MacArthur, CEO & Co-Founder of A.I. Insurance Inc. They have created an intelligence-backed claims management software that allows immediate access to data for everyone involved in the
27 - Jay Weintraub & Caribou Honig, Co-Founders, InsureTech Connect
Jun 5 • 38 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech—we are joined by Jay Weintraub & Caribou Honig—co-founders of InsureTech Connect—the world’s largest insurtech event — offering unparalleled access to the largest and most comprehensive gathering of tech e
26 - Bryan Falchuk, Head of Customer, Hi Marley
May 31 • 48 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are sitting down with Head of Customer at Hi Marley—Bryan Falchuk. Hi Marley is a conversation platform that simply and easily connects people with their insurance companies by combining intelligent messaging
25 - Roel Peeters, Co-Founder & CEO, Roost
May 24 • 37 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are discussing Roost, the technology behind it, and how his IoT company differs from the rest. Roost is transforming homeowners and commercial insurance with smart, in-home solutions—by partnering with some of
24 - Ted Stuckey, Managing Director, QBE Ventures
May 17 • 50 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Ted Stuckey, the Managing Director at QBE Ventures. In this role, Ted looks to invest in technology solutions that have the potential to transform QBE and the international markets in which they op
23 - James Swayze, Executive, CoreLogic-Symbility
May 10 • 47 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech—we are joined by James Swayze. James is an Executive at CoreLogic, in charge of claims and the Symbility platform inside the CoreLogic family. James originally planned to get into the film production industry but
22 - Joe Kirgues, Co-Founder gener8tor, Onramp Insurance Conference
May 3 • 44 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech—where we are joined by Joe Kirgues, co-founder of the Milwaukee-based gener8tor program—a startup accelerator with other prongs to its business, one of which is the OnRamp Conference series. The OnRamp Insurance
21 - Dr. Philip Klotzbach, Meteorologist, Colorado State University, Part 2
May 2 • 22 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined again by Dr. Phil Klotzbach. Dr. Phil Klotzbach is a Research Scientist in the Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University, and among many achievements—he developed the two-week f
20 - Alyssa Hunt, SVP Technical Operations, QBE North America
Apr 19 • 44 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Alyssa Hunt, SVP Technical Operations of QBE North America to discuss the future of claims. QBE Insurance Group is one of the world’s top 20 insurance and reinsurance companies, located in 37 count
19 - PLRB Executive Panel: “Claims 2024”
Apr 17 • 56 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are gathering for a roundtable discussion at the PLRB conference.
18 - Jennifer Whiteaker-Hevelone, COO, Eberl Claims Service Inc.
Apr 12 • 52 min
On today’s episode of the FNO: podcast, we are joined by Jennifer Whiteaker-Hevelone to discuss the carrier’s responsibility to care for the policyholder. Jennifer is the Chief Operating Officer at Eberl Claims Service Inc.—and in today’s conversa
17 - Tim Bruffey, Vice President Innovation, Accurence
Apr 5 • 56 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Tim Bruffey—the Vice President of Innovation at Accurence. The Accurence Smart Automated Guideline Engine (S.A.G.E.™) automates key adjusting components including: inspection, claim documentati
16 - Dr. Philip Klotzbach, Meteorologist, Colorado State University
Apr 1 • 48 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech—we are joined by Dr. Philip Klotzbach to discuss all things related to hurricanes. Phil Klotzbach is a Research Scientist in the Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University, and among many ach
PLRB 2019 Conference Preview
Mar 27 • 21 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech—we are discussing the upcoming PLRB conference. Seated are Matt D. Fatheree, Rob Beller, Lee Boyd, and Janine Davis. Tune in to this episode to get the inside scoop for the upcoming event!
15 - Gabriel Halimi, CEO/Co-Founder, Flo Technologies
Mar 22 • 46 min
On today’s episode of the FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by CEO and Co-founder of Flo Technologies—Gabriel Halimi. Flo is a first of its kind water control and monitoring service that proactively detects microleaks and other vulnerabilities anywhere i
14 - Ali Safavi, Global Head of Insuretech, Plug and Play
Mar 15 • 54 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Ali Safavi to discuss the intersection of technology and insurance. Ali Safavi is the Global Head of Insuretech at Plug and Play. Ali is also a Partner in Plug and Play Ventures, our venture arm, w
13 - David Williams, VP Claims, Texas Windstorm Insurance Association
Mar 8 • 49 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by David Williams to discuss the intersection of technology and insurance claims. David is the Chief Claims Officer at the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association, and in this conversation—he shares
12 - John Langowski, Chief Claims Officer, Swyfft
Mar 1 • 55 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by John Langowski—the Chief Claims Officer and EVP of Swyfft. Swyfft is disrupting the homeowners insurance industry by using big data and analytics to make buying insurance as easy as typing in you
11 - Mike Fulton, President of Xactware
Feb 22 • 37 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Mike Fulton to discuss this future. Mike is president of Xactware Solutions. He oversees Xactware’s integrated solutions for estimating, managing, and analyzing property claims as well as product
10 - Dan Burton, Founder & CEO, Dronebase
Feb 16 • 67 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by visionary and veteran, Dan Burton, the Founder and CEO of Dronebase. Started in 2014, Dronebase is now the largest provider of commercial drone flights.
9 - Gary Sullivan, Professor of Risk Management, Mercyhurst University
Feb 8 • 46 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Gary Sullivan to discuss cyber insurance. Gary Sullivan is Assistant Professor of the F. W. Hirt Erie Insurance Risk Management Program at Mercyhurst University. Previously, he was the Vice Preside
8 - Andy Greff, CEO at PLNAR (SmartPicture)
Feb 1 • 41 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Andy Greff to discuss his application PLNAR that uses SmartPicture technology to swiftly and accurately process the information inside a property.
7 - Kevin Reilley and Justin Hancher, HOVER Inc.
Jan 28 • 49 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Kevin Reiley and Justin Hancher from the HOVER team. HOVER is a 3D technology company that creates fully measured, customizable 3D models.
6 - Elevate Conference Preview
Jan 25 • 18 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by Dustin Barrington, Director of Product Marketing at Xactware Solutions, to discuss the upcoming conference Elevate.
5 - John Hall, President of Audit Services Inc.
Jan 18 • 46 min
On today’s episode of FNO: InsureTech, we are joined by John Hall, President at Audit Services Inc. to discuss how claims fit into the auto insuretech space, where we see technology driving their position, and why they are no different than property cla
4 - Matt D. Fatheree, CEO of Fourseventy Claims
Jan 2 • 48 min
Everybody wants the new, shiny object. And in the insuretech world, it’s no different. Each year—we see new technology solutions rising to the surface, and the conversation at conferences turning towards the next best thing. But is this really where
3 - Caribou Honig, Co-Founder of InsureTech Connect
Jan 2 • 58 min
There are distinct categories in the world of insurance. You have the incumbent carriers, the giant Googles and Amazons, and then the niche insuretechs like Hover and Lemonade. How these three species of company interact with each other is the dance we ar
2 - Brett Goldberg, Former CEO of SPEX
Jan 2 • 32 min
The Claim’s Moment: Will It Deliver?
1 - Dan Moore, SVP Head of Operations of QBE North America
Jan 2 • 55 min
A crisis occurs and we panic. Flood, storm, tornado, you name it—our gut reaction is to crumble into the fetal position and worry about our future. When we finally garner the energy to file that insurance claim, we’re met by the carrier’s system.
0 - Welcome to FNO: InsureTech
Jan 2 • 17 min