Gretchen Hayes, Former AIG Executive, Appointed to Dovetail Insurance Board of
Growing P&C Technology Services Firm Expands Board
COLUMBIA, S.C., Feb. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gretchen Hayes, a leading
insurance industry executive with AIG for more than 25 years, has been
appointed to the board of directors for Dovetail Insurance, a rapidly-growing
supplier of cloud-based insurance product delivery services for
property-casualty carriers, MGAs and brokers.
Hayes was most recently Chief Industry Practice Officer for AIG, where she
launched the firm's global industry segmentation strategies. Previously, she
was Executive Vice President of AIG's Client and Broker Group, and President
of AIG eBusiness Solutions. She has extensive executive experience in P&C
underwriting, insurance technology, data analytics, client and broker
relationship management, and U.S. and international sales strategy. She
currently serves on the Board of Directors for EagleEye Analytics and
FirstMark Capital's Insurance Advisory Board.
"Gretchen has a deep understanding of the drivers for carriers to offer new
insurance products and the challenges they face in bringing them to market
quickly," said Steve Francis, CEO, Dovetail Insurance."Her experience at AIG,
particularly her involvement in so many areas of the insurance business, will
be a tremendous asset to us as we continue to grow our customer base and the
services we offer."
"Dovetail's unique combination of advanced technology and insurance services
helps carriers and MGAs get products to market quickly, creating almost
unlimited new business opportunities for new insurance programs, geographic
expansion and other growth initiatives.Dovetail solutions give carriers a way
to quickly overcome the barriers of legacy policy systems or long processes to
bring insurance products to market," said Hayes. "I am very excited to
contribute to the Company's future direction and continued growth."
Hayes joins six other Dovetail directors, including:
*Larry Wilson, Board Chairman, Partner with FirstMark Capital; formerly
Chairman, President and CEO of Mynd Corp. (formerly PMSC);
*Dan Carmichael, former CEO, Ohio Casualty Corp.;
*Steve Francis, CEO, Dovetail Insurance;
*Mike Gantt, former Group President Fiserv, Inc.;
*Lawrence Lenihan, Founder, CEO and Managing Director, FirstMark Capital;
*Dick Riley, President ALTA Advisors.
About Dovetail Insurance
Dovetail Insurance is a leading provider of cloud-based insurance product
delivery services for property-casualty insurance carriers, MGAs and brokers.
Founded in 2006 and backed by FirstMark Capital, Dovetail offers insurance
program development and administration, back office services for policy
administration, MGA services, and deployment of insurance programs using
advanced technologies. With Dovetail's SaaS-based business model, insurance
companies have unlimited possibilities for quickly creating and distributing
insurance products. For more information visit www.dovetailinsurance.com.
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