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The debate surrounding the use of social media technologies by insurance companies has seemingly moved from “if” to “how.”

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Indeed, a new article from New York-based Deloitte, “Building Social Media Into the Game Read the rest of this entry »

Social media outlets are a new marketing channel that insurers need to take advantage of, even though marketers are struggling to find out how best to leverage the new services in their favor, according to Mintel Corporation.

Daniel Hayes, vice president of insurance services at Mintel?a provider of market intelligence?said during a webinar yesterday that there are so many social media sites that are popping up so quickly, even the Read the rest of this entry »

Twenty percent of agents and brokers in a reader poll said they are considering using social networking for marketing, but less than 25 percent currently employ it, according to an exclusive American Agent & Broker survey.

Published in AA&B?s December issue on Internet marketing, the unscientific survey suggests that although agents may still be holding back from full involvement in social media, interest is strong in reaching customers Read the rest of this entry »

What: The National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies? (NAMIC) 114th Annual Convention

Who: 1500 executives from a broad cross section of the property/casualty insurance industry from national writers to regional and small companies

When: Sept. 20?23, 2009

Where: Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta, Ga.

Additional Details: Property/casualty insurance industry executives will come together to discuss insurance Read the rest of this entry »