Profile of Kathy BurgerEditorial Director
Member Since: 5/8/2014
Blog Posts: 575
Katherine Burger is Editorial Director of Bank Systems & Technology and Insurance & Technology, members of UBM TechWeb's InformationWeek Financial Services. She assumed leadership of Bank Systems & Technology in 2003 and of Insurance & Technology in 1991. In addition to directing the editorial strategy of both brands, Kathy is charged with the creation and development of new products, editorial supplements, special publications and live and online events including BS&T's Executive Summit, I&T's Executive Summit, Webcasts, live custom events and executive roundtables. Kathy is a frequent speaker/moderator at financial services industry conferences, and also has presented at a number of technology company user group and sales force events, as well as numerous Webcasts sponsored by industry leaders. She is a graduate of Carleton College.
Articles by Kathy Burger
posted in September 2013
Insurers face numerous challenges in improving the customer experience, but the technology of customer experience may not be the hardest part.
Thin client, HTML-based tool, which received a 2013 SMA Innovation in Action award, is improving sales performance and compliance.
Working with ClarionDoor, Oregon Mutual was able to rapidly go to market with a cloud-based rating system for personal lines auto that ends dependency on comparative raters’ manufactured rates -- an implementation that received a 2013 SMA Innovation in Action Award.
GEICO launches Technology Development Program to recruit and develop future IT professionals; topic will be focus of discussion at upcoming InformationWeek CIO Forum at Interop New York.