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October 04, 2016 08:00 ET

CoverHound to Inaugurate First InsureTech Connect With New Offering

InsureTech Connect Merges Insurance Tradition With Technological Innovation

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - October 04, 2016) - CoverHound, an insuretech company specializing in helping customers compare and purchase property and casualty insurance policies, will play a prominent role at the first ever InsureTech Connect, being held October 5-6 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, announcing an innovative offering for small businesses.

InsureTech Connect is a first-of-its-kind insurance and technology conference, providing a venue for insurers to learn more about the technological advances being made in the industry, and chance to stay ahead of the curve in a rapidly changing field. The InsureTech Connect event is aimed at a wide variety of stakeholders, including entrepreneurs and investors, as well as industry execs.

During the breaking news panel on Wednesday, October 5, at 2 pm, CoverHound will make an exciting announcement regarding a new small businesses offering. CoverHound CEO Keith Moore will also take part in the panel discussion "Cyber Insurance: Challenges and Opportunities" on October 6 at 3:30 pm. Members of CoverHound senior management will also be on hand (Booths #205/#207) to meet with conference participants.

More than 165 executives from all corners of the insurance landscape will take the stage during the two-day conference. Speakers from the startup world include Lemonade CEO Daniel Schreiber, Friendsurance CEO Tim Kunde and Trov CEO Scott Walchek, with the traditional insurance sector represented by the likes of Andy Rear of Munich Re, Deborah Aldredge of Farmers Insurance and Brian Dupperreault of Hamilton Insurance Group. Topics of discussion will include the venture capital perspective, frontiers in data and marketing, new products, and global views on insurance. Other recognized top brands attending InsureTech Connect include Hiscox, American Family Ventures, AAA Insurance, USAA and TransUnion.

"While other industries have been subject to technological disruption for decades, the insuretech revolution is just starting," says Keith Moore, CEO of CoverHound. "CoverHound is excited to be part of the changes that are taking place in our industry, and we're excited to announce our latest offering at this groundbreaking new conference."

"We want InsureTech Connect to be a place where insurers can come to get inspired," says Jay Weintraub of InsureTech. "Insurance is changing. We believe that the best way to encourage innovation is by bringing the top thought leaders together to share ideas."

To learn more or to sign up to attend InsureTech Connect, visit www.insuretechconnect.com.

About CoverHound

CoverHound is an insuretech company for consumers and businesses to easily compare and purchase insurance, built to deliver fast, accurate and actionable rates from leading US carriers based on their specific needs. Some of the top carriers include Chubb, Liberty Mutual, Hiscox, Progressive, Berkshire Hathaway Direct, Safeco, The General, Mercury, Hartford Steam Boiler, MetLife and others to offer the most competitive rates in 50 states. Developed by a team with deep insurance and online financial services experience, CoverHound is dedicated to providing the best in class customer experience.

About InsureTech Connect

InsureTech Connect is a two-day conference where traditional insurers meet insuretech startups. InsureTech Connect offers unparalleled access to the largest and most comprehensive gathering of tech entrepreneurs, investors, builders, and forward thinking carriers.

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