Bridger 2018 Looking Bright

by Charles Bobo, December 28, 2017

Bridger launched in June 2017 and has enjoyed a fantastic year. As we move into 2018, we are preparing to launch a new non-standard California auto insurance program. BridgerDrive will fill a void in the California auto insurance marketplace for non-standard risks. With full coverage options available, the program is … Continue reading

Bridger Launching New Policy Management Systems

by Charles Bobo, December 1, 2017

As Bridger approaches the release of it’s new non-standard auto program, BridgerDrive, other operational system enhancements continue to be developed. Bridger’s original policy management system, built on the AS400 platform, has moved to the cloud. It’s a seamless transition for agents, as log-in credentials and overall functionality operate the same. … Continue reading

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Bridger Ramps Up New California Auto Insurance Product

by Charles Bobo, November 15, 2017

Bridger staff is intently focused to launch a new non-standard California auto insurance product by the end of 2017. Deep into the final quarter, the team is knee-deep implementing new operational procedures and systems to greatly improve agents’ and policy holders’ engagement with the new company. “This is an exciting … Continue reading

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Bridger Expanding California Auto Insurance Program

by Charles Bobo, October 19, 2017

Since Bridger’s entrance into the market in June, the new insurance technology company has been developing a new suite of California auto insurance products for more than 2,000 California agents. In speaking with Chris Ruyak, Executive VP of Carrier & Product Development, he stated, “Bridger is working with KnightBrook Insurance … Continue reading

Bridger Chooses One, Inc. for Policy Management Platform

by Charles Bobo, October 13, 2017

Bridger has selected One, Inc. to deploy its cloud-based policy management system to serve its more than 2,000 independent agents selling California car insurance products. One, Inc.’s policy management platform, InsureOne, is a cloud-based integrated suite with policy administration, claims management, billing, rating, document production, data warehouse, and digital engagement … Continue reading

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Great Success at American Agents Alliance

by Charles Bobo, September 27, 2017

Bridger enjoyed great success at the American Agents Alliance convention in Palm Springs, September 21-24. The event, held at the JW Marriott Resort, had more than 1,500 independent agent attendees reviewing new carriers, updating continuing education credits, and considering new strategies for building their business. Chris Ruyak and Charles Bobo … Continue reading

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Bridger Attending American Agents Alliance Convention

by Charles Bobo, September 19, 2017

Bridger is already making waves as it prepares to launch new products and services into its California-based agent network. Attending the American Agents Alliance Convention is one of those first steps. This special 4-day insurance convention offers independent insurance agents and brokers the opportunity to obtain carrier appointments, participate in … Continue reading

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Bridger Donates to Harvey Victims

by Charles Bobo, September 14, 2017

Everyone understands the devastation that swept across the Houston area over the past couple of weeks. Bridger is joining thousands of other companies and millions of individuals in trying to assist with the recovery effort, through a company-wide effort through the JJ Watt Foundation. Bridger and its small start-up staff, … Continue reading

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Bridger Broker & Agent Survey

by Charles Bobo, August 17, 2017

Bridger conducted an in-depth survey of more than 3,000 brokers and agents the week of July 24 as part of a coordinated effort to develop a series of new products and services as it ramps up following the acquisition of SCJ Insurance Services. The survey focused on products, agents’ needs … Continue reading

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Tagged on : agent survey , bridger tech

Bridger Acquires SCJ Insurance Services

by ruious, July 9, 2017

Bridger, a New Jersey based technology company has acquired SCJ Insurance Services, a master general agency, located in Pleasanton, California. Started more than 40-years ago, SCJ has been highly successful in providing non-standard automobile insurance through its more than 2,000 agent locations throughout California. Bridger, a start-up company, was in … Continue reading

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