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 February 2009
CATEX releases Pivot Point 2.0 Reinsurance and Insurance Transaction System Platform redesign, which features .NET upgrade and client/market extranet.
ACORD names Juergen Heck Program Director for Europe; former head of Swiss Re Global IT Operations will focus on engaging European partners.
ImageRight partners with ReadSoft in an alliance that aims to help insurers automate paper-based processes.
Kurt Seelbach named president of Armed Forces Insurance (AFI); retains COO role, while former president Dials remains chairman/CEO.
Research Reveals Most agents and growing number of carriers are using Real Time functionality, according to new research. Popular uses include inquiries, endorsement processing, rating, agency management.
The four insurance company CIOs who spoke at Celent's 2009 CIO Roundtable rated facilitating distribution and leveraging customer information among their top priorities.
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index (ETI) is declining at a rate that is faster than at any time since 1974 recession.
I've already fulfilled one of my New Year's resolutions (no, not the one about exercising more) -- I've become a Tweeter (did I say that right?).