Our Story

For over 50 years, Vertafore, the leader in modern insurance technology, has built and delivered best-in-class InsurTech solutions to connect every point of the insurance distribution channel.

Through a continual focus on operational excellence, development of innovative solutions, and alignment with key industry partners, Vertafore is leading the way for customers of all sizes by delivering results that make a difference.

Award-Winning Products and Culture

Our innovative products, leadership, and workplace are recognized for excellence year over year.

Our Story - Awards Q3 2020
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We've served the insurance industry for more than 50 years. We're with you for the long haul.

Home Sweet Home
2020

Roper Technologies acquires Vertafore, marking and accelerating our strength as the leader of InsurTech and our ability to deliver world-class products, thought leadership and our customers’ success.

Vertafore Goes Mile-High
2017

The first Vertafore “Center of Excellence” and our new corporate headquarters opens in Denver, Colorado.

A Match Made in Heaven
2017

Vertafore acquires RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics company that provides industry-leading portfolio management and placement solutions to insurance brokers and carriers.

Going Places
2016

Vertafore is acquired by private equity and tech giants, Vista Equity Partners and Bain Capital. Amy Zupon is hired as Vertafore’s new CEO.

Well Rounded
2015

Vertafore acquires QQ Solutions, rounding out its status as the largest and most complete portfolio of Agency Management and Rating solutions for the independent insurance channel.

Changing with the Times
2009

Amidst the changing technological landscape, Vertafore shifts its focus from product to market-focused segments, including Agency, Carrier and MGA/MGU specific software.

The Start of Today’s Vertafore
2004

ARC/AMS is acquired by Hellman & Friedman and JMI Equity, takes on the name Vertafore, and relocates its headquarters to Bothell, WA.

New Partners, New Opportunities
1984

ARC merges with a similar, but newer, company called Agency Management Systems (AMS). The resulting company, known as ARC/AMS, begins marketing an in-agency micro-computer.

A Growing Organization
1976

With almost a decade of preliminary successes under its belt, ARC acquires Agency Data Systems (ADS). Soon after, the ARCom’s User Group is formed—a precursor to modern-day NetVU.

Computing Meets Insurance
1975

ARC introduces a minicomputer system with software specifically built to meet the needs of independent insurance agents.

Vertafore is Born!
1969

A company called Agency Records Control (ARC) began as a card tabulating service for independent insurance agents. ARC was the precursor to what we now know as Vertafore, while card tabulating was the precursor to what we now call computers.

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