February 16, 2021
CHICAGO (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 16, 2021 Kin Insurance, the insurance technology company transforming home insurance through intuitive tech and affordable pricing, today announced it has surpassed $10 billion in total insured property value. Its substantial growth is a testament to the increased demand for easy, affordable coverage for homeowners. Kin saw a 400 percent increase in direct written premiums in Q4 2020 over the previous year. Additionally, the insurtech boasts a 92 percent renewal acceptance rate, a strong signifier of the company’s dedication to customer satisfaction. Kin consistently outpaces traditional insurance companies on customer satisfaction. Kin’s Net Promoter Score, which indicates […]
February 9, 2021
It was the world’s first emergency telephone service. But while technology has moved on since the U.K. launched 999 emergency calls in 1937 – and saw the world follow its lead – the service hasn’t evolved quite so quickly. Now a technology startup already providing assistance with 400,000 emergencies a day in North America wants to put that right. RapidSOS takes the view that the more information the emergency services have when someone makes a call, the better their response – and the eventual outcome – is going to be. But 999 calls are voice only and operators are largely […]
February 9, 2021
Emergency response services have been one of the unsung heroes of the last chaotic year, providing essential and urgent medical and other assistance during a period that has faced not just the usual run of natural and man-made disasters, but a global health pandemic to boot. Today, a startup that is building tools to make it easier for emergency response teams to do their jobs by providing them with more immediate data about callers and their circumstances is announcing a big round of funding as it continues to grow. RapidSOS, which has built a data platform for emergency response services, […]
January 12, 2021
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January 11, 2021
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RapidSOS Earns Placements on Built In’s Best Places to Work 2021 Lists in NYC New York, NY // January 7, 2021 — Built In today announced that RapidSOS was honored in its 2021 Best Places To Work Awards. Specifically, RapidSOS earned placements on the NYC Best Midsize Companies to Work For, NYC Best Places to Work, and NYC Companies with the Best Benefits lists. The annual awards include companies of all sizes, from startups to the enterprise, nationally and in the eight largest tech markets and nationally. “We’re thrilled to be recognized as one of NYC’s best places to work,” […]
December 17, 2020
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December 1, 2020
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RapidSOS announces its collaboration with Google in Mexico RapidSOS’s emergency response data platform brings life-saving data, including location and additional emergency data, to first responders Google’s Android Emergency Location Service (ELS) provides faster and more accurate location information to emergency responders and has saved countless lives around the world Mexico City, December 01, 2020 – With COVID-19 putting immense strain on Mexico’s emergency services, RapidSOS and Google announced today a collaboration to deliver life-saving Android ELS 911 caller location data to public safety agencies across the country. Despite the advancement of technology in our lives during the past 50 years, […]
November 3, 2020


June 18, 2018

CSAA Insurance Group Lends Support to “Female Founders in Tech”

CSAA Insurance Group is a sponsor of the second annual “Female Founders in Tech” program, which invites women-led technology startups to share innovative insurance concepts and business models. The program is managed by Quesnay, a consulting firm focused on accelerating growth among startups and corporations. Five finalists will be coached by world-renowned industry leaders, and have the opportunity to partner with CSAA Insurance Group and other corporate sponsors. “The best innovations reflect the diversity of the markets they serve,” said Debbie Brackeen, chief strategy and innovation officer, CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA insurer. “The Female Founders in Tech program plays […]
April 30, 2017

Sanjiv Parikh Joins CSAA Insurance Group as Corporate Venture Capital Executive

CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA Insurer, recently named Sanjiv Parikh as the company’s new corporate venture capital executive. In this newly created role, Parikh will be responsible for implementing a corporate capital investing program to derive strategic insights; developing a portfolio of disruptive growth concepts outside of CSAA Insurance Group’s core business; and establishing the company’s presence in Silicon Valley. To help build capabilities around disruptive innovation, Parikh also will create a lab where CSAA Insurance Group can partner with startups, experiment with emerging technologies, test new venture concepts and launch commercial pilots. “This is an exciting time at CSAA […]
February 22, 2017

Lyft and CSAA Insurance Group Partner to Offer Ride-sharing Option

Lyft and CSAA Insurance Group have partnered to launch a pilot program that provides insurance customers an option to receive Lyft credits while their vehicle is in the repair shop. This collaborative program is the first of its kind for the insurance and ride-share industries. “We’re excited to partner with CSAA Insurance Group to offer the option to receive Lyft ride-share credits while a vehicle is being repaired,” said David Baga, chief business officer for Lyft. “This pilot program will help people get around safely and efficiently, and supports our mission of improving people’s lives with the world’s best transportation.” […]

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