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Ohio Mutual Selects Appulate Uplink For Agent Connectivity
Ohio Mutual Will Use Appulate To Reduce Data Entry For Commercial Lines Business
Bucyrus, OH – October 3, 2014 Ohio Mutual Insurance Group has selected Appulate to provide upload capabilities for commercial lines business.
To reduce data entry, Ohio Mutual will be able to push submissions they receive from agency partners through Appulate to populate their internal systems. The technology is called Appulate Uplink™ and is the leading insurance forms parsing product on the market. With Uplink, Ohio Mutual is able to convert forms they receive from their independent agency partners into data to streamline their quoting process.
“Our goal is to increase the speed at which we are quoting commercial lines business for our commercial agent partners,” said Todd Albert, Vice President at Ohio Mutual Insurance Group. “Appulate will make it even easier to do business with us.”
Appulate Uplink™ can also be provided directly to agents at no cost and offer them an easy way to transmit ACORD data directly into Ohio Mutual’s e-Quip'd® quoting tool in order to reduce data entry time.
Appulate has been helping carriers automate their submission process for nearly 10 years. “Our surveys have shown that agents are attracted to markets that make it easy to do business with,” said Jeff Harris, Appulate’s President. “Ohio Mutual is clearly on that exclusive list.”
Founded in 2005, Appulate offers an unprecedented level of connectivity to streamline business processes through its innovative abilities to bridge data between insurance systems. Today, Appulate technology is used by more than 13,000 agents and has been recognized by key industry groups and analysts for its contribution to time and cost savings. The combination of Appulate’s advanced technology, outstanding level of service and high value proposition has made them one of the fastest growing technology companies that serve the insurance industry.
About Ohio Mutual Insurance Group
Ohio Mutual Insurance Group, founded in 1901 and based in Bucyrus, OH, partners with nearly 400 independent agencies to distribute quality property and casualty insurance products throughout Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, New Hampshire, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Ohio Mutual has maintained a rating of “A / Stable” from A.M. Best Co. for 22 consecutive years, and was named to the Ward’s 50 from 2009-2013. Additional company information is available at www.omig.com.