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News

Welcome Aboard, Merchants!

We’re extremely proud today to announce that Merchants Insurance Group has joined the family of leading P&C carriers using our distribution solutions to power increasingly complex and fluid business strategies. Opting for a best-of-breed over single-single system architecture, Merchants will use AgencyPortal® and Turnstile® to help advance its commercial lines offering, expand its online presence in […]

PowerToTheAgents!

Anyone who knows us knows that how independent insurance Agents think is at the core of what we build for them. It was only a matter of time before we dedicated an entire site to that thinking. Welcome to powertotheagents.com, Agencyport’s latest step in our ongoing mission to listen to Agents and to share what […]

ACORD 20/20: Standards Future Thinking

Earlier this month, Mike Albert, Agencyport’s SVP of Product Strategy and R&D, and I were invited to attend a roundtable as part of the ACORD 20/20 strategic planning process. ACORD 20/20 is a community of forward-thinking executives and thought leaders that represent agents, insurers, reinsurers, and solution providers. The mission is to identify the challenges […]

True Portal Success Requires Alignment

As you may remember, I recently hosted a roundtable discussion about Agent and Consumer portals at the Guidewire Connections conference. During the conversation, I discussed a diagram that Agencyport uses to illustrate the extreme value that a modern, decoupled agent or consumer portal can provide if Carriers align key elements behind it. To achieve optimum […]

Our Challenge: Share What You Know

After unveiling our new Developer Zone to our customers at our recent conference in Stowe, Vermont, we are now proud to officially announce its availability to everyone.  That’s right, everyone.  No usernames or passwords. Open access to our entire volume of technical content. Because that’s the way we think it should be, and we’re urging […]

Nothing to Hide

A common criticism of the insurance technology industry is that vendors and carriers are reticent to open up and share information. At Agencyport, we are working to change that—operating as openly and collaboratively as possible, and encouraging others to do the same. At our recent Annual Conference, Agencyport hosted a session called “Solution Speed Dating […]