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Recent Media Coverage
September 9, 2016
Ralph Blust Takes the Stage at the 2016 Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium
Insurance Noodle President Ralph Blust spoke at the 2016 Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium in Dallas, Texas, and offered insight on creating an online presence for insurance agents and streamlining documentation processes during the panel "Battle Scars: 15 Years of Lessons Learned."
July 25, 2016
Insurance Noodle's New Construction Sales Guide Helps Agents Target Niche Markets
Insurance Noodle released its new sales guide to help agents target niche markets and capitalize on sales opportunities in the construction industry. Target markets include carpenters, roofers, installation professionals, painters, and more.
June 27, 2016
Insurance Noodle Launches Farm & Ranch Insurance Quoting Capabilities
Insurance Noodle announced its farm and ranch insurance quoting facility, a development that allows member agents to quote this historically difficult risk with unprecedented ease. Members can use a single online application to get farm and ranch insurance quotes from quality carriers.
May 18, 2016
Insurance Noodle Appointed as Lloyd's Coverholder
Insurance Noodle is proud to be a coverholder with Lloyd's of London, a status that grants access to the Lloyd's brand, its member syndicates, financial security, and A+ ratings. As a coverholder, Insurance Noodle can manufacture and distribute exclusive products through its members.
January 21, 2016
Insurance Noodle Adds Homeowner's Insurance Quoting Capabilities
Insurance Noodle today announced its new homeowner's insurance quoting capabilities. Insurance agents who join Insurance Noodle can access all home insurance markets for standard, difficult-to-insure, and high-value homes through a single online application. Agents get immediate access to top carriers so they can quote and bind homeowner's, condo, and renter's insurance with unprecedented speed and accuracy.
Avoiding Small Business Insurance Mistakes: An Interview with Ralph Blust
Insurance Noodle President Ralph Blust speaks with FitSmallBusiness.com's Marc Prosser in a conversation about finding commercial insurance policies as a very small business and the importance of working with an agent who's knowledgable about your industry.
October 9, 2014
Insurance Noodle Launches New Facility for Salon & Spa Services Risks
Insurance Noodle today announced the launch of a unique integrated facility, creating a multi-carrier solution with a single insurance application. By partnering with multiple A.M. Best-rated carriers, the facility lets agents simultaneously market their salon and spa services risks to all available carriers and receive bindable quotes within minutes.
September 3, 2014
Insurance Noodle Launches Integrated Facility for Allied Health Services
Insurance Noodle today unveiled the first-ever integrated facility for allied health services across the United States, bringing together the power of several leading markets via a single online access point. By accessing Insurance Noodle’s proprietary technology platform, agents can simultaneously market an account to all available carriers and receive accurate quotes within 10 minutes.
August 8, 2014
Insurance Noodle Launches Integrated Facility for Small Financial Services Firms
Insurance Noodle today introduced the first-ever integrated facility for small financial firms. The Insurance Noodle proprietary technology platform brings together the power of several leading markets via a single online access point, letting agents simultaneously market accounts to all available carriers and present real quotes to clients within five minutes.
July 23, 2014
Insurance Noodle Offers Cyber Liability Coverage
Insurance Noodle provides Cyber Liability Insurance to cover the growing number of technology exposures of small-business owners. Target markets include programmers, software developers, app designers, IT consultants, and IT staffing agencies.
July 16, 2014
Insurance Noodle Expands Integrated Technology with Cyber Liability
Insurance Noodle has expanded its commercial insurance coverage to include Cyber Liability. The coverage is tailored to the technology sector, targeting programmers, web developers, software designers, mobile app developers, IT consultants, and IT staffing firms.
June 20, 2014
Insurance Noodle Launches Cyber Package for Tech Professions
Insurance Noodle has added a Cyber Liability package to its commercial insurance offerings. While all business owners in any industries benefit from Cyber Liability coverage, technology professionals, like programmers, web developers, software designers, and mobile application developers, can be particularly difficult to place because of their ever evolving risk.
June 19, 2014
Insurance Noodle Launches Integrated Small Contractors Facility
Insurance Noodle today revealed its integrated facility for small contractors. The new facility leverages the company’s proprietary technology platform to return real-time quotes to agents via a single, universal application. By offering quotes from multiple A.M. Best-rated carriers, Insurance Noodle helps agents find appropriate coverage for target classes, such as residential remodelers, flooring installers, home inspectors, and HVAC repairers.
February 6, 2014
Insureon Aims to Make Small Business Big Business with Insurance Noodle Acquisition
Insureon CEO Ted Devine plans to invest heavily in Insurance Noodle, his company’s recent acquisition from Willis Group Holdings. By providing Insurance Noodle with access to insureon’s proprietary software and launching Insurance Noodle into several new insurance segments, Devine expects to double or triple the company within a few years.
January 27, 2014
Former Aon Exec Eyes Chicago as an Online Business Insurance Leader
Insureon CEO Ted Devine is intent on making Chicago the center for small business insurance sales over the Internet. His company’s recent acquisition of Insurance Noodle from Willis Group Holdings is a key step toward achieving that goal and puts it on track to earn $100 million in premiums in the next year. Mr. Devine plans to get the company to $300 million in five to seven years.
January 9, 2014
Insureon Acquires Insurance Noodle
Insureon, the online insurance delivery platform for small-business owners, has agreed to acquire Insurance Noodle, a market access provider for insurance agents. The acquisition will allow Insurance Noodle to leverage insureon’s proprietary technology and access products that cover more than 550 industry segments.
January 7, 2014
Insureon to Acquire Insurance Noodle
Insureon, an online insurance platform targeting small businesses, has announced plans to acquire Insurance Noodle, an online insurance market provider. The acquisition, which is expected to close later this month, will give insureon over $100 million in total premiums while increasing Insurance Noodle’s access to top-rated carriers.
January 7, 2014
Insureon to Acquire Insurance Noodle Wholesale Site from Willis Group
Insureon today announced its acquisition of Insurance Noodle, an online market access provider, from Willis Group Holdings. The acquisition will give agents more access to products and top-rated carriers, plus the use of a proprietary technology platform.
October 7, 2013
Insurance Noodle Launches All New Online Quoting Platform for Commercial Business
Insurance Noodle unveiled the redesign of its online quoting platform for commercial accounts, Insurance Noodle Plus (IN+). The enhanced platform offers members real-time quoting capabilities for multiple carriers through a single access point, and the updated user interface simplifies the binding process.
October 3, 2013
Three Global Firms Leverage Broker Relationships to Grow
Three global insurance firms employ different techniques to leverage broker relationships and promote growth. Insurance Noodle, as an arm of Willis, uses its technology platform to provide agencies with access to insurers.
November 15, 2011
Insurance Noodle Offers E&S Quoting through Crump Portal
Crump Insurance Services now provides retail agents online access to Excess & Surplus markets through Insurance Noodle using Seapass Solutions, Inc. technology. Agents can submit applications to standard markets through Insurance Noodle, the online quoting hub. Should standard markets decline the submission, it is automatically marketed to Crump markets for E&S quotes.
August 10, 2011
Insurance Noodle Featured in P&C 360 Article
PropertyCasualy 360° interviews Ralph Blust on the Insurance Noodle advantage. By integrating multiple carriers’ systems via a single entry point, Insurance Noodle has minimized rekeying and redundancies for agents, making commercial accounts an economically viable option for agency growth.
July 21, 2011
Insurance Noodle Promises Real-time Quoting
Insurance Noodle today announced that it has partnered with Seapass Hub and SeaPass Insurance Portal to provide agents with access to admitted carriers. The online market access company also announces the launch of Insurance Noodle 2.0 which will allow member agents to submit, quote, and bind policies in real time.