Michael Albert

co-founder at Ask Kodiak

Ever hear the one about the bear, the penguin, and the API?

An appetite API is a must-have for the digital insurer. A precursor to quoting, issuing, or binding, being able to answer the fundamental question “would you consider writing this” is…

Ask Kodiak + TrustedChoice.com = Insurtech for Independent Agents

Hepburn and Tracy. Rocky and Bullwinkle. Dre and Snoop. And now, Ask Kodiak and TrustedChoice.com. Collaboratively, we’ve built Advantage Market Finder, which pairs leads on the TrustedChoice.com platform with in-appetite…

A Call for Insurance Pioneers

The Ask Kodiak platform helps insurers organize and easily share markets, products, and programs internally, with retail agencies, or with customers.  Said another way, we’re an insurance search engine. In…

An Underwriter, a Broker, and a CSR Walk Into a Bar…

We had reason to believe that if we put a search bar out there people would use it in the way we’d intended. You live and you learn I guess,…

A Creative Renaissance in Insurance Distribution

Ask any designer or engineer about the most fun professional challenges and the “really big ones” are the first to come to mind. Building something once thought impossible (or at…