Bold Penguin and Connect Insurance Network collaborate to nurture agency growth

The partnership will support member agents’ success by leveraging leading technology solutions


Enhancing services and providing members with innovative solutions

Bold Penguin recently announced a new partnership with Connect Insurance Network, introducing their digital solution for simplifying the quote and bind process to all Connect member agencies. This partnership further enables Connect members’ success by leveraging the insurtech's integrated product suite including its market-leading commercial insurance quoting platform, the Bold Penguin Terminal. 

"We are incredibly excited to welcome Bold Penguin to our network of vendors," said Alicia Pool, Chief Financial Officer and Founding Partner at Connect Insurance Network. "Their advanced technology and comprehensive approach to commercial insurance quoting align perfectly with our mission to provide our clients with the best possible service and solutions."  

Connect Insurance members will expedite the quoting process, improve accuracy, and expand offerings

By partnering with Bold Penguin, Connect members will be able to expedite the quoting process, improve accuracy, and expand offerings to better serve businesses across various industries. This collaboration represents a significant step forward in their shared commitment to innovation and excellence in the insurance industry. 

Partnering to empower insurance agents

Founded by insurance agents, for insurance agents, Bold Penguin understands the unique challenges that face commercial agents today. “We are excited to partner with Connect Insurance. Our mutual dedication to empowering insurance agents enabled a natural fit and will help accelerate Connect members’ growth by increasing efficiency and adding new revenue streams in 2024 and beyond,” said Jim Struntz, Chief Operating Officer of Bold Penguin.

The growing Bold Penguin insurance partner network

Connect joins the growing collective of Bold Penguin's insurance network partners, who leverage their association benefits to allow members to access leading-edge technology, streamline the quoting process, and access a wide range of insurance products. Their platform empowers agents to efficiently navigate the complexities of commercial insurance and deliver tailored solutions to meet the unique needs of each client.

Connect Insurance Network was founded to help independent insurance agents operate more efficiently, and assist them when starting their own insurance agency as well as facilitate new agency purchase funding.  Founded in 2008, Connect now operates in seven states, with over 50 agents and $50 million in premium.

About Connect Insurance

Connect is a leader in the independent network space, specializing in Property and Casualty and Life and Health products. Connect Insurance Network is able to provide excellent service to their clients across several market verticals and businesses across the United States. Connect Insurance Network’s mission is to help licensed agents start and effectively run their own independent insurance agencies.

Bold Penguin beyond insurance network partners

While Connect is the latest addition to Bold Penguin’s insurance network partners, Bold Penguin’s solutions can also help brokers, carriers, and channel partners through an integrated product suite, including the Terminal, Exchange, Storefront, and Analytics.

As insurtech industry leaders, Bold Penguin frequently shares news and insights. Stay tuned to the News for updates like these recent articles and releases:

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Contact Bold Penguin with questions about the Terminal, channel partnerships, or other ways to work together.

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