John-Isaac Clark

Founder and CEO of Arturo. Looking at famous people’s houses is not the most productive use for the tech in Google Maps. Insurance company Arturo is using it to determine quotes. A spinout of American Family Insurance, Arturo uses artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning to evaluate images of buildings and assess risk factors. The…

Travis Hedge

Cofounder of Vouch Insurance. Insurance is one of the less sexy parts of running a company — and that’s especially true when working with the legacy companies that are far removed from the startup way. Newer business models often don’t neatly fit into traditional insurers’ outdated categories. Sometimes plans need to be patch worked and…

Jason Kolb’s “Internet of insurance” is evolving the company/client relationship

DAIS CEO Jason Kolb joins Scott in-studio at WGN Radio to talk about his mind-child, the Internet of insurance. Jason noticed the insurance market was horribly disconnected between agents and carriers, so he makes it his mission to encourage connectivity and push the space forward.   This episode is sponsored by Salesforce, Bank of America & Jones Lang LaSalle. Now you can listen to Technori on Spotify!

Sean Harper

Chicago Entrepreneur Scott Kitun and Kin founder Sean Harper tackle why many startups from the Midwest keep getting burned by similar startups from the coasts (hint: it’s not a talent issue). Kin is a fast-growing, tech-first, property insurance company co-founded by Sean Harper. Harper goes into the weeds when it comes to finding what impacts…