Getting to know the ins and outs of the industries our clients are a part of is something that is extremely important to us at Ai. One of those particular verticals is insurance. So here are TEN of our favorite insurance experts on Twitter right now in no particular order.
Name: Shifting Gears – @shiftinggearsio
Why you should follow them: Shifting Gears is a blog that provides insight on changes to the insurance landscape, innovations in product development, emerging technologies and the world of actuaries. They tweet their own posts along with articles from reputable 3rd party sources like Fortune, TechCrunch and Insurance Thought Leadership among others.
Best Recent Tweet: PSA: You are no longer an insurance agent http://insurancethoughtleadership.com/no-longer-insurance-agent/ … #insurance #innovation
Runner-up: Why Google could be a major force in insurance – insurers should take notes http://insurancethoughtleadership.com/what-i-learned-at-google/ … #insuretech
Name: Jonathan Swift – @InsuranceSwifty
Why you should follow him: Jonathan is the director of content for Incisive Media’s insurance division. He has been writing about insurance since 1998 and truly knows the industry inside and out.
Best Recent Tweet: Millennials are key to #insuretech success http://tinyurl.com/j8xwkgm #wakeupinsurance #sta
Runner-up: My list of #insurtech #startup firms who could make waves in 2016 http://tinyurl.com/hfsbfal #wakeupinsurance
Name: Deb Smallwood – @dmsmallwood
Why You Should Follow Her: Deb is the founder of Strategy Meets Action, which is a leading research and advisory service firm strictly aimed at the insurance industry. She makes it her business to know the industry inside and out – and it shows on the newsfeed. Some of her best content is
Best Recent Tweet: RT @Insurancethough: How to insure the sharing economy. @monhess #ITL #connected #sharingeconomy http://insurancethoughtleadership.com/how-to-insure-the-sharing-economy/ …
Runner-up: “Want to understand insurance technology priorities and plans for 2016? ” by @dmsmallwood on @LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/want-understand-insurance-technology-priorities-plans-smallwood …
Name: Mairi Mallon – @Reinsurancegirl
Why you should follow her: Mairi is a public relations pro who specializes in insurance and risk on a global scale. She engages with people throughout the agency, shares industry articles and promotes events and meet-ups.
Best Recent Tweet: #reinsurance #insurance #ils tweet up in New York – please spread the word and come along! February 25 http://www.rein4ce.co.uk/blog/2016/02/start-spreading-the-news-there-is-a-tweet-up-in-new-york/ … cc@ilsdiva
Runner-Up: RT Global #Reinsurance Outlook “Negative” – Life Reinsurance “Stable” Says @AMBestCo See why @WRINtv http://shrd.by/Cesx3K
Name: Jim Peavy – @ThePeav
Why You Should Follow Him: Jim is a PR/social media/media relations pro in the insurance and reinsurance sectors. He offers interesting commentary on the latest industry trends as well as touching on tech and social media.
Best Recent Tweet: Troubled energy market impacts #insurance via @reutersCarolynC @Noor_ZainabHuss @JGouldReuters @ReutersRachel reut.rs/1TSoXtR via @Reuters
Runner-up: #Canada’s largest life insurer takes C$250 million charge on #oil #investments by @katiadmi #insurance bloom.bg/23YDUPm
Name: Emmanuel Kenning – @BrokingBod
Why You Should Follow Him: Emmanuel is the editor of Insurance Age magazine. He covers a lot of insider news about the industry.
Best Recent Tweet: RT @BrokingIda Smaller brokers pushed out of the market because of regulation, says Craig Tracey MP http://tinyurl.com/zvx94ad #insurance #insurancebroking
Runner-up: Drum roll please… the winner of 2015 #brokerapprentice has been revealed http://tinyurl.com/brokerappwin check it out here #insurance #broking
Name: LearnVest – @LearnVest
Followers: 38.1 K
Summary: While LearnVest focuses on financial planning and making it more affordable as a whole, they spend considerable time on insurance and offer plenty of great insurance resources about the industry as a whole.
Best Recent Tweet: 20 of the best company benefits and perks, rated: http://ow.ly/XUiUU via @FastCompany
Runner-up: 3 steps to getting the most out of your health plan: http://ow.ly/XJsth via @MONEY
Name: Jamie Macgregor – @JamieMacgregorC
Summary: Jamie is an insurance tech and IT strategy specialist out of London. His tweets are informative, interesting and conversational.
Best Recent Tweet: Ouch. Never underestimate the power of regulatory compliance. A lesson for #insurance tech startups from Zenefits?
Runner-up: A whopping 43 vendors to choose from in Celent’s latest #insurance PAS report for P&C in EMEA from @cgbeattie. https://lnkd.in/eDjWvcA
Name: Property Casualty 360 – @PC_360
Summary: PC360 provides total coverage of the P&C insurance market. They tweet often and their content covers
Best Recent Tweet: Why a good #insurance claims experience is so important http://ow.ly/YmlT8 #customerservice
Runner-up: 5 #liability issues restaurant, bar and tavern owner needs to watch out for http://ow.ly/YtGy4 #insurance
Name: Emily Delbridge – @CarInsReview
Summary: Emily writes as an Auto Insurance expert for About.com and Michigan Insurance Review with the purpose of making insurance fun and easy. While her specialty is auto insurance and all that it entails, she also
Best Recent Tweet: Do you have to pay for your own pipes in a frozen pipe home insurance claim? Find out now. http://bit.ly/1dnDLrm #frozen #home #claims
Runner-up: Curious what is considered to be car insurance fraud? Check it out now! http://abt.cm/1mbTz5g #insurance #fraud