Ep 145 – State Auto Insurance VP, Auto & Property Claims, Josh Thompson
Release Date: 09/17/2021
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On this episode of FNO: InsureTech, Rob talks with Josh Thompson, VP, Auto & Property Claims at State Auto Insurance (State Auto).
With a 100-year history and pledge of providing reasonable rates with prompt and fair claim service, State Auto continues to develop products and services to handle claims for both auto and property insurance customers.
Co-Host Rob Beller had the opportunity to visit the headquarters of State Auto in Columbus, Ohio and talk with our guest for today.
Join Josh and Rob as they discuss:
- Josh’s role as VP of Claims, and his “classical training” in insurance
- traditional insurance and the push forward via innovation
- the innovation process at State Auto
- the innovative tools leveraged at State Auto, and more.