Vertafore Wins Bronze in Best in Biz Awards 2018

November 28, 2018 /

DENVER - November 28, 2018 - Vertafore, the leader in modern insurance technology, has been named a bronze winner in Company of the Year - Large in the Best in Biz Awards 2018, the only independent business awards program judged each year by prominent editors and reporters from top-tier publications in North America.

The largest insurance technology provider in the United States, Vertafore works with over 25,000 insurance agents, 1,000 carriers and 23 state governments to power every phase of the insurance distribution channel, from provider to agent to consumer. Led by CEO Amy Zupon, Vertafore has grown to nearly 600 local employees across a 120,000-square-foot office space in Denver and is committed to creating a healthy and collaborative workspace as the company continues to grow to keep pace with increased market demand.

Each year, Best in Biz Awards’ receives entries from some of the most recognizable global brands and most innovative local start-ups. The 8th annual program proved to be a particularly tough competition, garnering close to 700 entries from an impressive array of public and private companies of all sizes and from a variety of geographic regions and industries in the U.S. and Canada. Best in Biz Awards 2018 honors were conferred in 70 different categories, including: Company of the Year, Fastest-Growing Company, Most Innovative Company, Best Place to Work, Support Department, Executive of the Year, Most Innovative Product, Best New Service, CSR Program, Marketing Campaign and Blog of the Year.

“The insurance industry is about relationships, and that starts here at at the Vertafore office,” said Kristin Nease, Vice President, Human Resources. “While the company continues to grow, the ability for all employees to show up curious and win together remains at the forefront of our company culture and the Vertafore Way. For this, we are proud to be recognized as a Company of the Year.”

Since 2011, winners in Best in Biz Awards have been determined based on scoring from independent judging panels deliberately composed each year of prominent editors and reporters from some of the most respected newspapers, TV outlets, and business, consumer, technology and trade publications in North America. Structured in this unique way, Best in Biz Awards is able to best leverage its distinguished judges’ unparalleled expertise, experience and objectivity to determine award winners from among the hundreds of entries. The 2018 judging panel included, among others, writers from Associated Press, Barron’s, Consumer Affairs, eWeek, Forbes, Healthcare Innovation News, Inc., Investment Advisor Magazine, MediaPost, New York Post, New York Times, Ottawa Citizen and Wired.

For a full list of gold, silver and bronze winners in Best in Biz Awards 2018, visit:


About Vertafore

Vertafore's comprehensive insurance management software solutions allow participants in the insurance distribution channel to adapt to an evolving insurance industry by efficiently scaling their businesses through deeper access to information and insights. The Vertafore platform features fast innovation, partnerships with leading technology companies, and customizable solutions to help companies remain independent during a time of industry disruption. As the leader in modern insurance technology with the largest customer base in the industry, Vertafore connects every point of the distribution channel, from agencies and carriers to MGAs, MGUs, and state governments. For more information about Vertafore, visit, read the company's blog, and follow the company on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.


About Best in Biz Awards

Since 2011, Best in Biz Awards has made its mark as the only independent business awards program judged each year by a who’s who of prominent reporters and editors selected from top-tier publications from North America and around the world. Over the years, Best in Biz Awards judges have ranged from Associated Press to the Wall Street Journal and winners have spanned the spectrum, from blue-chip companies that form the bedrock of the world economy to local companies and some of the most innovative start-ups. Best in Biz Awards honors are conferred in two separate programs: North America and International, and in 70 categories, including company, team, executive, product, and CSR, media, PR and other categories. For more information, visit:

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