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Origami Risk Appoints Daniel Silverthorn to Additional Role of Chief Administrative Officer

CHICAGO, June 15, 2020 – Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, today announced the appointment of Daniel Silverthorn, who serves as the firm’s general counsel, to the additional role of chief administrative officer.

“In recent years, as Origami achieved dramatic organic growth and strengthened its position as an industry leader, Daniel has played a vital role as general counsel and member of our leadership team both in shaping our strategy and facilitating its sound implementation,” said Robert Petrie, CEO, Origami Risk. “We’re excited about the extension of his leadership to additional areas of our enterprise and look forward to his continued contributions to our growth and enduring focus on service excellence.”

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Origami Risk Appoints Sean Salvas as Senior Market Strategy Lead–EHS

Salvas will lead expansion of Origami’s tech-based solutions for EHS professionals

CHICAGO, May 21, 2020 – Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, today announced the appointment of Sean Salvas as senior market strategy lead for the firm’s newly established Environmental Health and Safety practice.

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Origami Risk is One of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces 2020

Risk technology firm among highest-scoring businesses, with standout employee engagement

CHICAGO, May 19, 2020 – Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, has been named to Inc. magazine’s annual list of the Best Workplaces for 2020. In gaining this recognition by Inc. for the third consecutive year, Origami Risk now has earned more than two dozen workplace awards in recent years. The honors reflect its ongoing commitment to hire and retain the insurance industry’s top talent to provide the highest level of service to its customers.

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Shawn Carmody, Service Team Lead at Origami Risk, Named a Business Insurance 2020 Break Out Award Winner

Shawn Carmody 2020 Business Insurance Break Out Awards Winner

Leading Trade Magazine Recognizes “Next Generation of Insurance Industry Leaders”

CHICAGO, May 1, 2020 – Shawn Carmody, a service team lead at Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, has been named a Business Insurance 2020 Break Out Award winner. According to Business Insurance, the award “recognizes the next generation of insurance industry leaders.”
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Origami Risk Launches Suite of Healthcare Solutions for COVID-19

Origami’s newest suite of online solutions are aimed at helping hospitals and healthcare systems manage issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

CHICAGO, April 14, 2020 – Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, today announced the introduction of four online solutions to help hospitals, healthcare systems, physician groups and other healthcare organizations manage the various challenges and elevated risks they face during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Origami Risk’s 5 Tips for Risk Managers Upgrading RMIS

Origami’s tips, drawn upon findings from a newly published “Risk Management Technology Survey” by Business Insurance®, show an uptick in expansion and upgrade of RMIS technology

CHICAGO, April 8, 2020 – As more risk management executives look to expand or upgrade their risk technology and software, Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, offers five tips to help with their decision-making.

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Origami Risk Launches New Solutions to Address COVID-19 Impacts

Leading Risk Software Firm Adds Pandemic Mapping, Tracking, Communication, and Audits To Robust Toolbox On Popular Platform For Pandemics, Disasters and Outages

CHICAGO, April 1, 2020 – Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, it has added several new solutions to its industry-leading risk management information system (RMIS) to help employers address exposures related to COVID-19.

“As the COVID-19 crisis has spread globally, our client teams have been working closely with individual clients to build new solutions that help address the many ways the virus is impacting business operations and employee health and safety,” said Earne Bentley, president, Risk Solutions at Origami Risk. “These solutions result from our ongoing collaboration with each of our clients to make configurations and build new functionality that meets their emerging needs.”

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Origami Risk to Present Free Webinar on Using New Tech to Address Impact of COVID-19

Online Educational Session Discusses New Applications Clients Use to Manage Risks and Accelerate Responses

CHICAGO, March 23, 2020 – Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, will host a free webinar for risk managers, human resource executives, EHS managers, IT, operations and business leaders on leveraging new technology to address exposures related to COVID-19. The webinar, “Take Action: Track the Risk and Impact of COVID-19,” will be held Thursday, March 26 at 1 p.m. EDT.

“Today, many employers in the U.S. and U.K. are using a wide range of new risk technology-based solutions to monitor the varied and often widespread impacts of COVID-19 on their organizations,” said Christian Schiavone, director of Professional Services-Risk Solutions at Origami Risk, who will co-lead the webinar. “Besides tracking employee incidents, exposures, absences and leaves related to COVID-19, employers are using different tools and functions to provide real-time information and continual updates for decision-makers at all levels on their crisis response, business continuity management, supply chain resiliency, facility closures and operational curtailments, as well as compliance with rapidly evolving government requirements on operations, employee compensation and benefits.”

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Origami Risk Appoints Scott Plummer as Director of Strategy, Core Solutions Division

Exec Brings Vast Experience Driving Tech Innovation on Behalf of P/C Insurance Carriers

CHICAGO, March 3, 2020 – Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, today announced the appointment of Scott Plummer as director of Strategy for the firm’s Core Solutions division.

In this new role at Origami Risk, Plummer, who has nearly three decades of management experience in insurance technology, will lead the Core Solutions product management team. He will drive product delivery for Origami’s policy lifecycle administration capabilities across policy, billing and claims, including fully integrated portals, dashboards and analytics. Today, these product capabilities serve not only insurers, but also risk pools, third party administrators (TPAs), managing general agents (MGAs), and self-insureds.

“Our goal is to become well-known to CIOs and other key decision-makers at P&C insurers for SaaS policy, billing and claims administration as our industry-leading risk management information system and related services are among corporate risk managers,” said Chris Bennett, president of Origami Risk’s Core Solutions division. “As we continue to enhance our resources and capabilities to meet diverse and complex needs in P&C insurance, Scott brings extensive experience in developing and delivering products that can help these clients achieve efficiencies, enhance performance and embrace the new digital era. We look forward to his contributions to our clients and our firm.”

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Insurance Board Selects Origami Risk for Automation & Apps to Streamline Underwriting Process

CLEVELAND, February 18, 2020 – Insurance Board, which administers property and casualty insurance for more than 4,500 churches throughout the U.S., has selected the insurance administration system of Origami Risk to streamline its underwriting process and provide its network of independent agents with real-time access to policy and coverage information on their individual church clients participating in the program.

“Insurance Board has grown steadily over the years and we wanted to upgrade and consolidate our systems for gathering and analyzing underwriting information and generating policies for our members and participants,” said Joe K. Boyd, director of Underwriting for the Insurance Board. “Origami’s platform simplifies our underwriting process and drives efficiencies by streamlining workflows, increasing automation, and enhancing accuracy. At the same time, it enables us to enhance service to our increasing number of program participants and expanding agency network.”

Through its Core Solutions division, Origami Risk offers property-casualty insurance carriers, managing general agents, managing general underwriters, and third-party administrators a wide range of end-to-end solutions for underwriting and policy management, claims administration, and internal and external reporting, as well as a suite of analytical tools and protected-access online portals for policyholders, brokerages and agencies.

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