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 June 2010
Algorithmics acquires actuarial software solution provider VIPitech from Towers Watson; deal is part of Algorithmics’ commitment to the insurance and pension fund sectors.
Principal Financial's Norman Sorensen named Chairman of International Insurance Society.
In one more sign that -- fingers crossed -- the insurance and technology industries (and maybe even the media business) are back on a growth track, Nathan Golia has joined the Insurance & Technology editorial team as Associate Editor.
BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York/BlueShield of Northeastern New York launch Online Care NY, on-demand healthcare services, which will enable eligible members to have immediate live encounters, via Internet or telephone, with credentialed physicians from the plans' provider networks.
Capgemini and eBaoTech form strategic alliance in financial services that expands client services in insurance sector, including consulting and deployment.
The Hartford names William Awad Chief Technology Officer; former Travelers CTO will drive enterprise technology strategy and policy across the organization.
GUARD Insurance Group names new President and Chief Operating Officer; in COO role former chief administrative officer Carl Witkowski’s responsibilities will include IT, claims, customer service and underwriting; CEO Sy Foguel adds role of President.
WellPoint first in health benefits industry to accept HITRUST CSF Assessment results as assurance for health care information security; capabilities of health insurer’s business partners for protecting health information will be evaluated.