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Jacobson to Explore Disrupters Impacting the Insurance Industry

September 12, 2016
CHICAGO – In the age of fast-paced technology, disruption is quickly becoming a natural part of the business cycle. While insurance has historically been insulated against such trends, it is now coming face-to-face with ground-breaking shifts in its traditional business models. Karen Aiello, National Territory Sales Manager, will discuss the rise of industry disruption at the Insurance Accounting & Systems Association (IASA) Chapter Fall 2016 Conference in Madison, Wis.

“Disrupters can no longer be ignored,” says Aiello. “In some cases, the industry itself is doing the disrupting! It is time to embrace disruption by hiring for innovation, engaging the next generation, building a diverse workforce and promoting technology.”

The presentation “Trend Forecast: Emerging Disrupters Impacting the Insurance Industry,” is scheduled for 9:15 a.m. on September 19, 2016. The session will delve into the growing impact of industry disrupters and provide strategies and best practices for embracing these emerging trends.

Karen Aiello is a National Territory Manager with The Jacobson Group’s subject matter experts property and casualty team. Jacobson’s subject matter experts provide insurance companies access to functional expertise and consultant-level insurance talent for special projects and short-term needs. Aiello is active in the insurance industry. She frequently attends local, regional and national industry meetings. Her insights into insurance and recruiting issues is recognized within the industry.

About The Jacobson Group: 
The Jacobson Group is the leading global provider of insurance talent. For more than 45 years, we have been connecting insurance organizations with professionals from the board room to the back room on both a permanent and temporary basis. We offer a variety of solutions including executive search, professional recruiting, emerging talent, RPO, temporary staffing, subject matter experts, and onsite and work-at-home operations support. Regardless of the need or situation, Jacobson is the insurance talent solution. Further information is available at

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