At the ACORD/LOMA Conference, Guidewire SoftwareÂ®, a leading global provider of core system solutions to property/casualty insurers, today announced that it has received several awards in the 2009 Vanguards in Insurance Practices (VIP) insurance industry technology solution provider ranking. Ranking results were based exclusively on votes received from insurance carriers and agents as announced by Insurance Networking News (INN) and Celent. For the second consecutive year, Guidewire was awarded First Place: Point Insurance Solutions. Guidewire was also awarded First Place: Integrated Insurance Systems. In the three years of the Vanguards in Insurance rankings, Guidewire has consistently been named as one of the top three winners in these categories.
The VIP survey was conducted by Insurance Networking News magazine and analyst firm, Celent. This market survey was exclusively driven by insurance companies in the United States and Canada who ranked their experiences with insurance technology providers across five categories, including: Integrated Insurance Systems, Point Insurance Solutions, Enterprise Technology, Platform Technology and IT Services.
âThis is an especially gratifying honor for all of us at Guidewire since these awards are decided by the industry,â said John Raguin, chief executive officer, Guidewire Software. âWeâd like to thank Celent, Insurance Networking News, and especially our customers for this recognition.â