Chubb Digital Platform Receives Impact Award from Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council
Research and advisory firm recognizes the Chubb Marketplace for optimizing the agent experience in the placement and service of small business insurance

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council honored Chubb with its Impact Award for the Chubb Marketplace – a digital platform built for and with independent agents. Chubb representatives were presented with the award during a company event held in Lafayette Hill, PA.

Chuck Ruzicka, Vice President of Research and Consulting at Novarica (left), presents the Impact Award to Jim Williamson, Division President, Small Commercial Insurance, Chubb North America. Chubb was recognized for its innovative and intuitive digital Marketplace platform.

Selected by a peer community of more than 50 CIOs, Novarica's Council members reviewed dozens of case studies to select the winners for the seventh annual awards. The Chubb Marketplace was recognized for its use of innovative technical architecture, and for modernizing the placement and service of small business insurance.

Chuck Ruzicka, Vice President of Research and Consulting at Novarica, presented the award to Chubb, saying, "The Chubb Marketplace was selected by our Council for creating a digital user experience that drives business results. It creates a user experience that allows agents to write business as easily as possible."

In accepting the award, Jim Williamson, Division President, Small Commercial Insurance, Chubb North America, shared, "I am honored to receive this award in recognition of our Marketplace. Chubb put a great deal of time and energy into developing the platform's intuitive digital experience, and we are pleased that these efforts have been recognized by both independent agents and this distinguished council of industry CIOs."

Williamson continued, "The Marketplace will continue to evolve with the addition of new products and enhancements to help independent agents grow their business."

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About the Novarica Impact Awards

The Novarica Research Council Impact Awards are the largest purely peer-juried awards in insurance technology. Council members vote annually to recognize the efforts of their peers to use technology to drive business value in digital, data/analytics, core systems, and IT operations. No vendors, consultants, journalists, or members of the Novarica team participate in the selection committee, making the Novarica Impact Awards distinctive in being a purely peer-juried award.

The Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council is a free, moderated, knowledge-sharing community of more than 300 insurer CIOs and senior executives. In addition to recognizing successful initiatives through the Impact Awards, members participate in anonymized studies and private, vendor-free events. More information at

The Council is managed by Novarica, a research and advisory firm that helps more than 100 insurers make better decisions about technology projects and strategy through published research, advisory services, and consulting on IT strategy, benchmarking, project assurance, capability and organizational assessments, and vendor selection.

About Chubb

Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company, and the largest commercial insurer in the United States. With operations in 54 countries and territories, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at:



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