Ep 144 – SafeAuto President & CEO, Ron Davies
Release Date: 09/10/2021
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On this episode of FNO: InsureTech, Lee talks with Ron Davies, President & CEO of SafeAuto Insurance Group (SafeAuto).
SafeAuto is a leading provider of affordable state minimum coverage since its founding in 1993. From humble beginnings in a small, one room office downtown to a full office building near Easton Town Center, SafeAuto has always been proud to call Columbus, Ohio home.
With an unwavering entrepreneurial spirit and the idea that everybody has the right to have insurance, they now provide options in 28 states for drivers who are looking to save hard-earned dollars.
SafeAuto offers flexible payment plans, immediate coverage, and around-the-clock customer service through the phone and web.
Join Ron and Lee as they discuss:
- SafeAuto and their operations during the pandemic
- the recent news of being acquired by Allstate
- the partnership with Hugo and the pay-as-you-go insurance model
- outlooks on insuretech, and more.