In February of 2019, Nassau Financial Group founded an incubator called Nassau Re/Imagine to accelerate Hartford’s Insurtech innovation. We foster startups and other companies that will attract a new generation of talent to the city and state. Today, we help speed Hartford’s transformation as an incubator for insurtech innovation. We foster startups and other companies that will attract a new generation of Insurtech talent to the city and state. We provide a free, convenient, and supportive environment for founders to develop strong business relationships with Nassau and other insurance carriers in the area. In this show, we will be interviewing those people driving change in Hartford. We will interview startups in our program, influencers in our community, and visitors from around the world.
070: Using Tech to Accelerate the Advisor Journey, Tim Bonacci, Luma Financial Technologies
In this episode, Tim Bonacci, CEO of Luma Financial Technologies joins us to discuss the use of technology in the acceleration of the advisory journey.
Listen to learn how Tim and his team are working to improve and change the industry.
069 Promoting Hartford Talent Across the Globe: Insurtech Fellows Program
In this episode, we discuss promoting Hartford's talent across the globe. Paul Tyler and Laura Dinan Haber are joined by:
Chereace Marcellin, Program Specialist, UConn CCEI
Leland Holcomb, Lead Instructor, CCEI
Alok Bhatt, InsurTech Fellow
Andrew Tran, InsurTech Fellow
The InsurTech Fellowship offers students an incredible opportunity to increase their understanding of Insurtech startups, apply theoretical and practical skills using real world examples, and interact with industry leaders.
068: Fostering Social Impact in Hartford's Business Community
What does it mean to foster social impact in the local community? Learn how Hartford's first accelerator program continues to support and educate business owners who are bringing the triple bottomline into their work and their neighborhoods.
Sarah Bodley, Executive Director, reSET is joined by current accelerator member, Khamani Harrison, CEO of Key Bookstore, and program alumnus, Ali Lazowski, Founder and CEO, Bare Life
067: Hartford's Innovation Story: Community and Economic Engagement
RW Ventures and Mass Economics recently prepared a report for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on corporate business engagement in community and economic development.
In this episode Erin Kenney, Senior Associate, Mass Economics and Bob Weissbourd, President, RW Ventures, join us as we explore the impetus for this work and the richness of Hartford's innovation assets. #HartfordHasIt
066: Reinventing The Market for MYGAs: A conversation with Canvas Annuity
Reinventing The Market for MYGAs.
Must annuities be sold not bought? Deirdre Woodruff, SVP and Megan Duty, VP of Puritan Life talk about the launch of Canvas Annuity and direct marketing of fixed annuities. So far, their effort shows that this old rule may be broken. In this week’s episode, we talk about simplifying products, reinventing way to connect with consumers, and, of course, building trust in a digital age.
064 Why We Need Age Tech: Keren Etkin, The Gerontechnologist
In the episode we explore why is tech for older adults is more important now than it ever was.
With the changes that the pandemic brought on and the speed in which the occurred, we've advanced the industry by nearly 10 years. 2021 is such an exciting time for age tech.
In this current reality, what are some of the biggest challenges worth tackling? We start with finances ...
Listen to learn more from Keren Etkin, Founder of The Gerontechnologist
Interesting Guests and Topics
Nassau RE/Imagine is doing a fantastic job of socializing Life Insurance technology concepts and talking about the future of where life insurance industry is headed. Paul and Kate feature experienced guests and relevant topics. Great podcast!
Dynamic duo and terrific guests
Paul and Kate are a terrific tandem that being energy, fun and knowledge to this podcast focused on insurtech and the future of insurance. Definitely worth subscribing if you are looking to gain expertise on innovation and where the industry is headed!
Fun and educational
Great to hear about all the new exciting innovation going on! Great hosts. Love this podcast!