Episodes

Feb. 28, 2021

Executive Feature: Carol Jardine, President Canadian Operations

Carol Jardine is a leader for and within the Canadian Insurance industry.  She shared her insights about the current industry cha…

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Feb. 19, 2021

Jeff McCann Apollo Cover

Jeff McCann and Apollo Cover are not trying to change the way we buy, sell, and market insurance they're simply finding ways to i…

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Feb. 12, 2021

Jim Dwane, Chief Revenue Officer, Bolt Inc

Bolt Inc is not a new venture, in fact it's over 20 years in the making as a technology company that serves the insurance marketp…

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Feb. 6, 2021

Ty Harris, CEO Openly, talks building to a niche and beyond

Ty Harris didn't wake up with an epiphany for Openly, he actually figured out what he wanted to do and set about building it. Tha…

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Jan. 29, 2021

Fire protection for agents & brokers with Rob Read

Fire protection is what insurance is for right?  That's what consumers think but Rob Read, President of Bison Fire Protection, ex…

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Jan. 22, 2021

The future of claims settlement is Painworth

The title is a bold statement but Painworth might have cracked the code for efficient and fair bodily injury claims settlements b…

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Jan. 16, 2021

Colby Tunick- agents, brokers & their data

Insurance brokers and agents generate tons of data but how many of them know how to harvest it?  Colby Tunick, CEO and founder of…

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Jan. 8, 2021

Mike Berris- M&A Activity and Valuations

Everyone sees what is happening in the insurance distribution marketplace with mergers and acquisitions but what's driving it?  M…

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Dec. 31, 2020

2020 Year in Review

It's time to look back on the year that was for the hosts Curt Wyatt and Pete Tessier and what happened over 40+ episodes, the in…

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Dec. 23, 2020

David Duley PlanGap Founder & CEO

The times they are a changing and David Duley, CEO from PlanGap, shares his thoughts about how people should protect against pote…

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Dec. 18, 2020

Huw Williams on Political Action

Political action is part of every good strategy but no one does it better than Huw Williams of Impact Public Affairs.  As a guidi…

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Dec. 11, 2020

Al McLeod- Innovation, Disruption & Insurance

When talking about innovating to manage disruption with insurance there's no one better than Al McLeod.  He's not part of the ins…

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Dec. 5, 2020

Risk Detection & Claim Prevention

We had two guests this week with Pierre-Andrew Meunier from PrevTech and Ken Worsley from Wawanesa Insurance talking about the la…

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Nov. 27, 2020

Danish Yusuf- CEO Zensurance

Sometimes the insurance industry has tunnel vision because 'no one gets it'.  In this case, Zensurance co-founder and CEO Danish …

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Nov. 20, 2020

Erin Fischer- The Modern Claims Experience

Insurance claims are the value part of any policy and that experience is beginning to change.  Whether it be an external disrupti…

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Nov. 12, 2020

Ryan McGovern- Virtual I Technologies

Risk engineering never seemed so cool but Ryan McGovern the Chief Risk Engineer from Virtual I Technologies explains what the fut…

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Nov. 4, 2020

Jeff Goldberg- Novarica

Data is everything in the insurance industry right now but what about data on the trends and technology that is shaping the indus…

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Oct. 28, 2020

Empowered- IBAO2020 The Aftermath!

Pete and Curt breakdown day two of the  #IBAO2020 virtual convention discussing the CEO panel featuring Economics, Intact, Wawane…

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Oct. 22, 2020

IBAO Convention Day 1 After Party

Day 1 from the IBAO #Empowered virtual convention got off to an amazing start with smooth music from DJ Steph Honey and then deli…

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Oct. 18, 2020

Brett & Norah- How Empowered came to be

It wasn't just brokers and agents who had to make a pivot to a virtual service model, professional associations did too and Brett…

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Oct. 9, 2020

Tom Reid: IBAC data exchange & connectivity

Insurance brokers and agents want real-time transactions and Tom Reid has come on board with IBAC to ensure the industry crosses …

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Oct. 2, 2020

Joseph Carnevale- IBAO President

Change isn't easy, especially when it's unexpected and forces the shuttering of the entire way an industry does business but that…

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Sept. 25, 2020

Dorian Bond Claims and Investigations

Claims can go wrong but what happens if you suspect that a claim might not be what it seems?  You might hire an investigator, som…

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Sept. 16, 2020

Dhruv Garg- President Kangaroo

Home security is changing from an old tech reactive model to a new age proactive system that integrates far beyond the traditiona…

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