From Arleen and Ted Taveras the founders of Insurance Licensing Services of America, Inc. (ILSA) comes Spot On Insurance, a weekly podcast shedding light on all matters pertaining to the industry. Guests will include regulators, agency principals, captive managers, industry attorneys, and licensing coordinators. Discussions will range from basic insurance coverage explanations to complex regulatory challenges.
Ep. 215: Fred Karlinsky: Steps to Take If (When) You Have a Cyber Attack
Fred Karlinsky is a Shareholder and Co-Chair at Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT), a law firm with over 2,200 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia, Middle East, and Latin America. Due to its scope and size, GT is recognized as one of the largest firms in the United States.
Fred joins us today to discuss how the insurance industry has coped with the rise of cyber attacks in the last decade. He also shares the different cybersecurity threats the sector has recently faced.
Ep. 214: Danny Lee: Becoming a Great Adjuster
Danny Lee is a known expert in the world of claims adjusting. He is the author of the book The Art of Property Claims Adjusting: Techniques on How to be a Great Adjuster, where Danny shares his common-sense approach to property claims adjusting and how to be the best in this business.
Danny joins us to share how a new claims adjuster can rise to become one of the best in the industry. He shares why he believes insurance professionals should be adjusters first.
Ep. 213: Christine Garza: From Legacy Carrier to Insurtech
Christine Garza is the Vice President of Business Development at Foresight, a company that provides insurance for safety-critical businesses. Their services allow companies to make risk management more accessible, especially with the first tech-based worker’s compensation program.
Christine describes the difference between working for legacy companies and startups, how she got her first job as an underwriter, and some of her career highlights and challenges she’s faced throughout her career.
Ep. 212: Olorunmola Fiyinfoluwa Victoria: African Union: Roadmap to Greater Insurance Distribution
Olorunmola Fiyinfoluwa Victoria, or simply Folumy, is a Risk Management Analyst for Tangerine Life, a financial technology company in Nigeria that provides insurance products from life insurance to education plans. She is the co-host of the InsurTech Business Series Podcast, the No.1 InsurTech Podcast where they talk about innovation and technology.
Folumy joins us to discuss Nigeria's insurance climate and the many ways she believes their industry can improve for better customer reach.
Ep. 211: Eric Geier: Retire on Fire
Eric Geier is the CEO of Puresurance, a health and retirement solutions company that focuses on small and medium-sized business owners. Their products help clients manage health insurance and retirement plans with their strategies and mentorship.
Eric joins us to share how you can make the best out of your retirement. He describes what motivated him to have a career in the financial industry and why they started Puresurance. He explains why hospitals can lower their cost if you’re self-insured.
Ep. 210: Joseph Petrelli: Top Notch Actuarial Resources for Regional & Specialty Insurers
Joseph Petrelli is the President of Demotech, an Ohio-based financial analysis firm. He is credited for the development of Financial Stability Ratings (FSR). FSRs are one of the leading indicators when considering the financial stability of Title underwriters and Property & Casualty insurers.
Joe joins us today to share how Demotech works to help provide accurate insurance ratings through FSRs. He explains why he developed FSRs and how they accurately size up any insurance company in the market.
Really engaging and informative podcast! Ted and Arlene cover such important topics with thier guests. A must-listen!
Easily one of the best Insurance podcasts
Ted and Arleen are so informative and entertaining. The chemistry that they have on the show helps make a typically boring subject like insurance captivating. A must listen for all insurance professionals.
Ep 139 was fascinating
Hey Ted and Arleen. Great info from ep 139 with Insured Mine. Super cool app and definitely an eye opener for what’s available out there. Thanks guys.