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 June 2005
Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. selects Itemfield ContentMaster data transformation software to enable modernization of multiple mainframe applications and to enable ACORD compliance.
Insurance & Technology magazine invites all of its readers to say who are the best technology executives in the insurance business.
In his new role as VP and CIO of Horace Mann Educators Corp. (Springfield, Ill.; $56.3 million in 2004 net income), Mark Hansen plans to leverage his experience in applying IT assets to business problems.
Orienting IT professionals to business goals is a challenge, but Scott Storrer, CIGNA's (Philadelphia.; $1.4 billion in 2004 net income) SVP of service and, as of December, IT, says getting business executives to understand IT is a bigger challenge.
E-mail Archiving Service; High-Volume Web Platform; Automated Control Reporting
Insurers' Voice over Internet Protocol plays signal the shift from multiple networks to a unified network of voice and data,delivering a new world of efficiencies and flexibility.
The CSAA takes a major step toward a single administration system for Automobile Club members and insurance customers.
Service-oriented architecture for Fireman's Fund promises agility, efficiency and a new model for IT/business alignment.
P&C policy admin vendor Castek has re-emerged, powered by an equity investment and partnership relationship with New York-based global financial services technology vendor i-Flex Solutions.