Bothell, WA (PRWEB) September 29, 2015
Vertafore®, the leading provider of software that transforms the business of insurance, today announced its Vertafore Agency Platform™ cloud-based solution received the Gold Stevie Award in the Best New Cloud Platform category at the 13th Annual American Business Awards. The Stevie Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program, receiving more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations across 60 nations. This year, a panel of more than 200 executives nationwide participated in the judging process and selected Vertafore Agency Platform as the superior solution in its category. This award follows on the heels of other recent cloud accolades including, recognition from Puget Sound Business Journal as one of Seattle’s top five cloud computing companies as well as Vendor of the Year by the BIG Independent Group for Vertafore’s work on FSC Rater® a cloud-based insurance solution.
More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted to the American Business Awards for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Tech Startup of the Year, Software Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, and App of the Year, among others. Vertafore was nominated in the Best New Product or Service category for Cloud software for companies with over 1000 employees.
“We are extremely impressed with the quality of the entries we received this year. The competition was intense and every organization that won should be proud,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “To those outstanding individuals and organizations that received Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Awards, the judges and I are honored to celebrate your many accomplishments. You are setting a high standard for professionals nationwide.”
Vertafore Agency Platform is the insurance industry’ most comprehensive solution for agents on-the-go. From customer and policy management functionality, to licensing, ratings, and reference materials, Vertafore Agency Platform folds the modern agent toolkit into a single, cloud-hosted management system with anytime, anywhere access. To date, more than 11,000 agents are licensed to use the platform and have seen improvements in agency agility, productivity and profitability.
“Vertafore is focused on driving efficiencies for insurance professionals and helping agents harness the digital disruption taking place in our industry. The time, resources and innovation that have gone into bringing Vertafore Agency Platform to market is a true testament to that mission,” said Christa Degnan, vice president of product management at Vertafore. “Winning the Gold Stevie Award serves as validation that we’re making an impact and helping to enhance the technology sophistication of our industry.”
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Vertafore delivers cloud-based insurance software and services that transform the business of insurance. With the largest customer-base in the industry, more than 25,000 agencies and carriers leverage Vertafore’s insurance solutions that are built on today’s most advanced cloud, mobile, and information technology platforms. Only Vertafore offers the most complete portfolio of solutions for agencies and carriers to drive efficiencies and increase profitability – including agency management, rating and connectivity, content management and workflow, information solutions and producer lifecycle management. For more information about Vertafore, visit http://www.vertafore.com and follow the company on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook.
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About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com.
Sponsors and partners of The 2015 American Business Awards include BizTalkRadio, CallidusCloud, Engility, Fareportal, John Hancock, PetRays, and Softpro.