PIA

TechnoMile Announces New Integration with DocuSign eSignature

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

With this partnership, TechnoMile's Agreement Management solution now seamlessly integrates DocuSign eSignature into its workflows, giving clients the ability to securely, quickly and conveniently execute and manage any type of agreement.

Key Points: 
  • With this partnership, TechnoMile's Agreement Management solution now seamlessly integrates DocuSign eSignature into its workflows, giving clients the ability to securely, quickly and conveniently execute and manage any type of agreement.
  • Once negotiations are complete, the integration with eSignature enables fast, easy, auditable execution of the agreement.
  • DocuSign eSignature is FedRAMP authorized, which complements TechnoMile's ability to deliver solutions that satisfy the highly stringent cloud security requirements of companies doing business with the federal government.
  • "TechnoMile is excited to provide our clients with industry-leading e-signature capabilities that are embedded directly into their agreement management workflows.

BigID Announces SAP Endorsed Apps Certification for its Discovery-in-Depth Data Insight Platform

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:56pm

These companies have hundreds, if not thousands, of data sources across the enterprise, and BigID helps SAP offer businesses a solution to manage data for privacy, security, and governance."

Key Points: 
  • These companies have hundreds, if not thousands, of data sources across the enterprise, and BigID helps SAP offer businesses a solution to manage data for privacy, security, and governance."
  • The Discovery-in-Depth Data Insight Platform provides additional access to various BigID Apps for Privacy, Security and Data Governance, available upon request, as well as provides extended data source coverage to include SAP SuccessFactors.
  • "We applaud BigID on achieving SAP endorsed app status for its Discovery-in-Depth Data Insight Platform.
  • By applying advanced machine learning and deep data insight, BigID transforms data discovery and data intelligence to address data privacy, security, and governance challenges across all types of data, in any language, at petabyte-scale, across the data center and the cloud.

Tony Curti Installed as President of National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

Saturday, October 2, 2021 - 12:00am

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Anthony "Tony" Curti, CIC, LIC, of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan has been installed as president of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents during the organization's September 23, 2021 board meeting in Detroit.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Anthony "Tony" Curti, CIC, LIC, of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan has been installed as president of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents during the organization's September 23, 2021 board meeting in Detroit.
  • "Insurance agents plus technology is the winning combination in insurance distribution," said Curti.
  • He also has completed three terms as president of the Michigan Association of Professional Insurance Agents and still serves on their board.
  • Tony began in insurance with Curti Insurance Agency, Inc., a family-owned firm.

State Auto Receives 2021 PIA Company Award of Excellence

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 6:30pm

Additionally, State Auto Vice President of Strategic Agency Partnerships and External Relations, Gerald Ladner, was named the 2021 PIA National Company Representative of the Year.

Key Points: 
  • Additionally, State Auto Vice President of Strategic Agency Partnerships and External Relations, Gerald Ladner, was named the 2021 PIA National Company Representative of the Year.
  • State Auto and Gerald Ladner were recognized on Sept. 23, 2021, during the annual fall meeting of the PIA National Board of Directors.
  • State Automobile Mutual Insurance Companies (State Auto), headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, is a super regional property and casualty insurance holding company.
  • State Automobile Mutual Insurance Company is part of the State Auto Group, which is rated A- (Excellent) by the A.M. Best Company and includes State Automobile Mutual Insurance Company, State Auto Property & Casualty Insurance Company, State Auto Insurance Company of Ohio, State Auto Insurance Company of Wisconsin, Milbank Insurance Company, Meridian Security Insurance Company, Patrons Mutual Insurance Company of Connecticut, Rockhill Insurance Company, Plaza Insurance Company, American Compensation Insurance Company and Bloomington Compensation Insurance Company.

People Intelligence Alliance Unveils Celebrated Thought Leadership Council

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Visier , the globally recognized leader in people analytics and planning, today announced a newly appointed thought leadership council for the People Intelligence Alliance .

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Visier , the globally recognized leader in people analytics and planning, today announced a newly appointed thought leadership council for the People Intelligence Alliance .
  • The future of work is here and, without inspired leadership informed by the right data, the future of business will hang in the balance.
  • Members of the People Intelligence Alliance pledge to uphold four primary values:
    Placing people at the heart of our work, eradicating bias, and making people count.
  • The People Intelligence Alliance (PIA) is a community of data-driven leaders committed to steer the future of work towards openness, transparency, and collaboration.

Professional Insurance Agents Ask FEMA to Delay Start of Flood Insurance Risk Rating 2.0

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 10:38pm

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to delay the implementation of the National Flood Insurance Program's (NFIP) new Risk Rating 2.0 (RR 2.0) methodology, which is scheduled to go into effect on October 1.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to delay the implementation of the National Flood Insurance Program's (NFIP) new Risk Rating 2.0 (RR 2.0) methodology, which is scheduled to go into effect on October 1.
  • "The prodigious efforts of agents, carriers and vendors were not enough to overcome the tremendous gaps in FEMA's rollout process.
  • PIA is not alone in reaching this conclusion; members of Congress on both sides of the aisle have also called for a delay."
  • PIA strongly supports RR 2.0 and its move toward more risk-based pricing of flood insurance policies backed by the NFIP.

Oakbridge Insurance Continues Expansion Through New Partnership with Snider Killingsworth Insurance & Risk Management

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:42pm

ATLANTA, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Oakbridge Insurance Agency LLC (Oakbridge), one of the largest independent insurance and risk management agencies in the Southeast,today announced a new partnership with Snider Killingsworth Insurance & Risk Management (Snider Killingsworth)based in Griffin, Georgia.

Key Points: 
  • ATLANTA, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Oakbridge Insurance Agency LLC (Oakbridge), one of the largest independent insurance and risk management agencies in the Southeast,today announced a new partnership with Snider Killingsworth Insurance & Risk Management (Snider Killingsworth)based in Griffin, Georgia.
  • "We are excited for our partnership with Snider Killingsworth and how the combination provides expanded expertise and resources for our clients," said Oakbridge CEO Robbie Smith.
  • "We are thrilled to become an Oakbridge partner and look forward to the growth and momentum that's ahead for our organization," said Snider Killingsworth CEO Terry Killingsworth.
  • Ranked a "Top 100" insurance brokerage by Business Insurance and Insurance Journal magazines, Oakbridge is now one of the largest privately owned insurance, risk management, and employee benefits agencies in the region.

Traction on Demand acquires New Zealand-based Salesforce implementation firm, Trineo

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 11:00am

Traction on Demand (ToD), North Americas largest dedicated Salesforce consulting and application development firm, announced today that it has acquired New Zealand-based Salesforce Implementation partner Trineo .

Key Points: 
  • Traction on Demand (ToD), North Americas largest dedicated Salesforce consulting and application development firm, announced today that it has acquired New Zealand-based Salesforce Implementation partner Trineo .
  • The potential of ToD and Trineo together will help us accelerate change and enablement across the Salesforce ecosystem.
  • Traction on Demand is North America's largest dedicated Salesforce consulting and application development firm delivering cross-platform solutions and standalone SaaS products.
  • Traction on Demand provides services to support the design, development, implementation and integration of technology and process across commercial and nonprofit organizations.

Mobility Data Collaborative Publishes Mobility Data Sharing Tool and Resources

Monday, August 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

While there are many PIA templates available, we've created a transportation-tailored Mobility Data Sharing Assessment tool and supporting resources."

Key Points: 
  • While there are many PIA templates available, we've created a transportation-tailored Mobility Data Sharing Assessment tool and supporting resources."
  • The Mobility Data Sharing Assessment (MDSA) is a practical and customizable assessment that provides operational guidance to support an organization's existing processes when sharing or receiving mobility data.
  • "I'm proud of MDC members and FPF who came together quickly to extend the MDC's Guidelines for Mobility Data Sharing Governance and Contracting and develop a practical set of resources for organizations to ensure appropriate legal and policy review of mobility data sharing initiatives," added Chaudhari.
  • Its goal is to convene leading mobility partners from public and private sectors to develop best practices and resources to support effective and secure mobility data sharing.

Noosh and HighRoad Press Team Up to Help Large Financial Institution Achieve its Supplier Diversity Mission

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 - 2:00pm

"Maintaining supplier diversity has become a corporate imperative for virtually all of our clients," said Mark Tiedens, CEO of Noosh.

Key Points: 
  • "Maintaining supplier diversity has become a corporate imperative for virtually all of our clients," said Mark Tiedens, CEO of Noosh.
  • The new supplier diversity capabilities in Noosh make it easier to identify and leverage quality minority-owned businesses within the historically challenging category of marketing."
  • Hallie Satz, CEO of HighRoad Press and a longtime leader in diversity initiatives in the printing industry, is a key print advisor to the bank.
  • The right level of information on the different classifications of suppliers is simpler using Noosh and HighRoad Press together.