1. Is It Kosher?
Either the pig was great or it was 'time for the pig to become bacon.'
— Actuary Roosevelt Mosley Jr., a principal at Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, describing tweets about Geico's squealing pig TV commercials that he analyzed for his study "Social Media Analytics: Data Mining Applied to Insurance Twitter Posts." For this research Mosley received the 2012 Management Data and Information Prize from the Casualty Actuarial Society.
Source: Casualty Actuarial Society
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 ... View Full Bio