American Family Mutual Insurance Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides various insurance products and services in the United States. The company offers personal lines of insurance products, including auto, all-terrain, boat owners, campers/motor homes, condominiums, custom-value homes, golf carts, homeowners, mobile/manufactured homeowners, motorcycle, personal liability umbrella, renters, and snowmobile insurance. It also provides commercial insurance products, which include business auto, business owners, business key, contractors package program, commercial general liability, commercial property, commercial liability umbrella, crime and fidelity, farm/ranch, farm/ranch persona...
6000 American Parkway
Madison, WI 53783
Founded in 1927
Microsoft and American Family Insurance Launch Startup Accelerator Focused on Home Automation
Jun 17 14
Microsoft Corp. and American Family Insurance are launching a unique business accelerator for startups focused on home automation. The accelerator will help the next generation of startups create advancements that can help lead to safer and smarter homes. The new Microsoft Ventures Accelerator was announced at the tech company's Global Startup Day in San Francisco, celebrating startups from several of its programs around the world that are seeing market traction. Microsoft currently runs startup accelerators in Bangalore, Beijing, Berlin, London, Paris and Tel Aviv. The new accelerator will be hosted on its campus in Redmond and conducted September through December. By working with American Family Insurance, a multiline insurance company, the program will connect startups with experts in the industry. The accelerator provides mentorship, workspace and an immersive experience focused on launching companies with an eye on the global marketplace. American Family Insurance, the eighth homeowners' insurer in the U.S., will provide deep industry experience, important consumer insights and a wealth of homeowner knowledge that would be impossible for young companies to gain access to on their own. American Family Insurance is also offering a minimum optional $25,000 equity investment in each startup accepted into the program.
American Family Insurance Elects Telisa Yancy as Vice President of Marketing
May 23 13
American Family Insurance announced that Telisa Yancy, who has served the past four years as American Family Insurance's director of brand, advertising and media, is the company's new vice president of marketing. The company's board of directors recently elected Yancy to the officer position. Yancy brings 23 years of marketing experience to her new role. Yancy succeeds Annette Knapstein, who retired.