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 October 2009
Whether you're a consumer or a financial services executive, you're probably unhappy with the pace of financial services reform. John Hodgman, The Daily Show's "Resident Expert," has some interesting ideas about how bankers can improve their image, encourage the public to express its outrage -- and make money, all at the same time.
One argument in the discussions about healthcare and health insurance reform is that more transparency into how services are priced and claims are paid will make the process more understandable, fair and effective.
Bill Budde joins INSTEC as VP, Client Services & Solutions.
In the first of a series of exclusive video interviews with Insurance & Technology, Matt Josefowicz, Director of the Insurance Practice at Novarica, offers his views on the prospects for insurance IT budgets in 2010, where spending will be targeted, and changes in the insurance IT buying process.
SAP appoints Don Trotta new head of Global Financial Services; responsibilities include product strategy, development and market positioning in insurance and banking.
The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers and LexisNexis partner to build insurance exchange that will automate insurance intermediary/insurer distribution workflow and enable access to key market information and analytics.
The eight insurance technology executives profiled in Insurance & Technology's 11th annual Elite 8 special report welcome the opportunity to solve problems, deliver effective and innovative solutions and stretch the talents of their workforces.
Thanks to the advocacy of SVP and CIO Eileen Slevin, New York Life is investing in an SOA-based infrastructure that will provide the foundation for the insurer's long-term business plans.
Web 2.0 and social media offer insurance companies a new and potentially more effective way to interact with agents and distributors, according to I&T's Elite 8 technology executives. Still, their approach is, 'Proceed with caution.'