Profile of Nathan GoliaSenior editor, Insurance & Technology
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Nathan Golia is senior editor of Insurance & Technology. He joined the publication in 2010 as associate editor and covers all aspects of the nexus between insurance and information technology, including mobility, distribution, core systems, customer interaction, and risk management. He is a frequent speaker and moderator at live and online events held by both I&T and third parties. A veteran of the trade press, Nathan worked as a database marketing reporter and copy editor for Direct Marketing News, as well as an assistant editor for The Toy Book, before coming to I&T. He is a graduate of Buffalo State College and a proud Western New York native.
Articles by Nathan Golia
posted in May 2011
The enhancements included in AIM 6.4 provide flexibility and consistency in information gathering and access, the vendor claims.
The insurer selected the platform to support its direct and agency billing needs.
CAST Highlight scans enterprise applications to find potential risks.
LifeSuite features a rules-based, configurable engine, the companies say.
He was named SVP and CIO last November.
The record-breaking year for tornadoes has many people searching for answers.
The vendor celebrates the ease of use of the redesigned platform.
The carrier will use ThunderheadNOW to streamline workflow processes.
Some insurers have released estimates of the costs they expect to incur from claims related to the tornado outbreak.
Making a move toward direct sales isn't about cannibalizing existing customers.
Aite Group's Stephen Applebaum suggests that by buying Esurance, Allstate could jumpstart its innovation culture, better positioning it for the future.
The transaction has been approved by both companies' boards of directors and is expected to close in fall 2011.
The auto insurance app is based on DRC's DecisionMaker mobile framework, an expansion of an existing relationship at the corporate level.
The company is leveraging built-in telematics systems rather than developing its own device.
The insurer will license and implement policy admin software for its life and annuities lines.
The companies have developed the Cornerstone Allocator to help financial professionals identify the best distribution of annuity assets.
The software helps insurers better meet regulatory, rating agency and competitive challenges, the company asserts.
What does it mean when forecasts are so specific in assumptions that storms will hit the U.S. coast?
The New Zealand-based carrier will implement the Exigen systems for all lines of business.
Though insurers have approached the concept carefully over the past decade, companies including Progressive and Allstate are broadening their promotion of usage-based auto coverage.
The new arrangement simplifies the structure of the business and increases the responsibilities of the senior leaders, the company says.
Apple's sleek tablet has changed technology users' expectations forever, and insurance agents and producers increasingly are using their iPads to close the deal.
To get its agents going in social media, Foremost Insurance created a social media 'suitcase' that covers all the bases, from getting started to selecting the right content.
Progressive's agent technology advisory board gives end users a say on which next-generation agent-facing technologies the carrier will employ.
The channel is becoming less of a mystery.
With initiatives such as corporate Facebook pages and Twitter feeds becoming table stakes, carriers across lines of business are looking to lead in other areas.
The carrier consolidated several platforms under Adobe Web Conferencing as new capabilities were required.