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. 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.
Ep. 209: Nikolaus Suhr: Design & Launch Insurance Services at Lightning Speed
Nikolaus Suhr is the CEO and Co-Founder of KASKO, an insurtech company that offers an agile insurance product powered by API. They promise to make sure your IT empowers you and your business instead of being the one thing that holds your systems setup back. He has over a decade of experience working with insurance brokers and has served in critical roles in startup consultation.
He joins us to discuss how KASKO can help companies scale fast through insurance service optimization.
Ep. 208: Mike Strakhov: Financing Your Next Acquisition
Mike Strakhov is the Senior Vice President at Live Oak Bank, a digital, cloud-based bank with no ATMs, branches, or tellers. He co-founded the insurance lending vertical, including building the team and developing strategies for short and long-term goals.
Mike joins us today to discuss the surge of mergers and acquisitions in 2021 and what he expects to see in 2022. He shares his career experiences before working with Live Oak Bank and the time he was part of the insurance industry.
Ep. 207: Jeremy Streten: How to Navigate Your Way From Startup to Success
Jeremy Streten is a coach, lawyer, mastermind facilitator, and author of The Business Legal Lifecycle: How to Successfully Navigate Your Way from Start Up to Success, a book that discusses all the possible things that can go wrong in your business journey and how you can prevent them.
Jeremy joins us to share how Business Legal Lifecycle helps business owners find legal blindspots in their companies and provide solutions to fix them.
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.