September 3, 2008
Insurance.com Announces Appointment of Steve Chiles as Chief Marketing Officer
"We are pleased to welcome Steve to Insurance.com," said Dave Roush, CEO of Insurance.com. "Steve has been on the cutting edge of ecommerce for over a decade. With his demonstrated ability to build strong marketing programs, Steve's leadership will help us execute our business strategy and clearly support our company's growth."
Before joining Insurance.com, Steve was Chief Operating Officer of Reprise Media, one of the leading search engine marketing, search engine optimization and social media firms in the country. Prior to that, Steve spent nine years at AOL, where he was chief architect of AOL's Strategic Alliances group and managed AOL's OEM Partner Marketing channel, which represented over half of AOL's annual member subscription revenue.
Steve's knowledge and experience will be beneficial to Insurance.com's business strategy and growth. He will be responsible for developing initiatives to increase web traffic, promoting customer loyalty and furthering brand recognition among customers and partners.
Insurance.com is the leading online independent auto insurance agency in the United States. The site (www.insurance.com) allows consumers to instantly compare quotes from top auto insurance companies by completing one online application. Insurance.com's innovative technology links directly to the rating systems at 15 major insurance companies, streamlining the shopping process for consumers and enabling companies to attract new customers through real-time underwriting and quoting.
In addition to providing comparative quotes at Insurance.com, the company provides white label auto insurance solutions to financial institutions, affinity groups and online marketplaces. Other products include life, health and home insurance as well as travel, dental and pet health insurance. Founded in 2000, Insurance.com is based in Solon, Ohio.
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