Bothell, WA (PRWEB) January 29, 2016
Vertafore®, the leading provider of software that transforms the business of insurance, today announced Theo Beack, SVP and CTO, has been selected as the winner of Seattle Business Magazine’s fourth annual Executive Excellence Award as Washington’s Chief Technology Officer of the Year. Theo accepted his 2015 Executive Excellence Award at the awards reception, which took place on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at Seattle’s Fairmont Olympic hotel, in front of 300 c-level executives based in Washington state. This honor follows a similar award in 2014 from the Puget Sound Business Journal. Beack was selected as the first winner in the new Outstanding CTO category for companies with less than $1 billion in revenue.
“Winning this esteemed award validates that our company’s vision to become the most disruptive innovator in the insurance industry is catching on and making strides,” said Beack. “This is a great way for our company to kick-off the New Year, and I’m fully committed to continuing on our disruptive path to revolutionize insurance technology. ”
In its fourth year, Seattle Business Magazine’s Executive Excellence awards program works to recognize Washington state executives who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership in driving business growth and accelerating success. The publication has established this award as the region’s most distinguished business accolade and exclusive event for Seattle’s business community. Theo Beack was chosen from a pool of 67 applicants including entries from some of the state’s most respected business and civic leaders. Judges selected winners they deemed as exemplifying “inspiring and energizing” approaches to company management.
Complete coverage of the 2016 Executive Excellence Awards is featured in the February issue of Seattle Business magazine and at seattlebusinessmag.com.
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, Instagram, and Facebook.