Profile of Anthony O'Donnell
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Anthony O'Donnell has covered technology in the insurance industry since 2000, when he joined the editorial staff of Insurance & Technology. As an editor and reporter for I&T and the InformationWeek Financial Services of TechWeb he has written on all areas of information technology in the property/casualty, life and health insurance industries, following the trends and issues faced by senior technology executives. In addition to reporting and editorial duties for I&T, O'Donnell also serves as a moderator and speaker at industry events and broadcasts. He began his editorial career in the healthcare industry where he reported and edited for medical publications with a variety of audiences, from the general public to physicians and researchers. He has also worked in the healthcare field as a media relations professional and Spanish/English interpreter/translator, and has taught English composition and conversation classes to native speakers of Spanish, both in the United States and in Latin America. O'Donnell lives in the Portland, Oregon area with his wife and two sons.
Articles by Anthony O'Donnell
posted in February 2006
LOTS Solutions maximizes the baby boomer retirement opportunity through custom product offerings and diverse channel delivery.
Among the priorities of former Aon CIO June Drewry in her new role as CIO of Chubb will be to pave the way for her successor.
Former Guardian Life chief architect given task of developing enterprise architecture vision comprising application development and infrastructure.
Aviva Life Ins. has renewed an outsourcing contract with CSC for the administration of life and annuity products.
In an exclusive interview with I&T, MetLife executives relate how decisiveness and speed characterized the technology integration resulting from the insurance industry's largest merger of 2005.
Despite the persistence of naysaying criticisms, outsourcing not only is working for insurers, it is metamorphosing into an increasingly diverse set of options that can provide critical components in carriers' technology transformation efforts as well as improved efficiencies.
Online auto insurance sales may be a discount game, but the Internet also is a valuable sales tool for high-touch, agent-oriented carriers -- and an indispensable service channel for all auto insurers.