Property/Casualty THOUGHT LEADERS
Nancy Germond’s almost three decades of insurance experience give her unique insights and abilities as a consultant and copywriter. An accomplished risk and claims manager, Germond has written scores of risk-management related articles and white papers and has presented for organizations like the Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA) and the Society for Human Resources.
James Rice is senior business development director at Xuber, a provider of insurance software solutions serving 180+ brokers and carriers in nearly 50 countries worldwide. Rice brings more than 20 years of experience to the insurance technology, predictive analytics, BI, information services and business process management (BPM) sectors.
Stephen Applebaum, managing partner, Insurance Solutions Group, is a subject matter expert and thought leader providing consulting, advisory, research and strategic M&A services to participants across the entire North American property/casualty insurance ecosystem.
Judith is the founder and chief new media compliance strategist for CMMR Group-TurnsonPoint, a new media compliance solutions firm located in Petaluma, Calif. CMMR Group-TurnsonPoint specializes in the integration of new media strategies with business strategies to effectively manage risk associated with online compliance (such as the HIPPA Omnibus Rule), global social media private and data protections and contract risk management.
Ty Sagalow is a 30-year senior insurance executive veteran, 25 of which he spent at AIG, where he held various positions. He is currently president of Innovation Insurance Group, a consulting firm to the insurance industry specializing in product development and subject-matter expertise in management and professional liability insurance.
Bill Myers is a co-founder of RWH Myers. He has more than 30 years of forensic accounting and investigative experience,representing companies across a wide range of industries, including energy and petrochemical,forest products, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, transportation, technology, hospitality, health care, packaging, distribution and retail.
Karen Furtado, a partner at SMA, is a recognized industry expert in the core systems space. Given her exceptional knowledge of policy administration, rating, billing and claims, insurers seek her unparalleled knowledge in mapping solutions to business requirements and IT needs.
Mark Breading is a partner at Strategy Meets Action, which helps insurers develop and validate their IT strategies and plans, better understand how their investments measure up in today's highly competitive environment and gain clarity on solution options and vendor selection.