CM Vantage Specialty Insurance Company now in Production for Specialty Lines in Under Six Months with Sunlight Solutions
August 10, 2016 — Minneapolis, MN — Sunlight Solutions, provider of Sunlight Suite, a modern end-to-end insurance solution connecting carriers to their agents and customers, announced today that CM Vantage Specialty Insurance Company (CM Vantage), a wholly owned subsidiary of Church Mutual Insurance Company, has successfully deployed Sunlight Suite for rating, policy issuance, billing, producer management, and claims in under six months.
CM Vantage had selected Sunlight Suite to address the company’s requirements, including:
- a modern web based rating, policy issuance, billing and claims solution that could scale with its expected growth;
- the option to deploy on premise or in the cloud;
- the ability to launch multiple specialty lines of business in 50 states within six months;
- the delivery of an excellent customer experience; and,
- self-sufficiency and minimal dependence on the software provider.
“We had an aggressive timeline with a goal of being in production in under six months, and I’m pleased to see that Sunlight Solutions has been able to deliver with its Sunlight Suite,” said Alan Ogilvie, President of CM Vantage. “Sunlight’s high degree of configuration, coupled with holistic and robust policy issuance, rating, billing, claims, and producer management functions, make for an attractive offering when speed to market is critical.”
“Sunlight Suite’s high degree of configuration empowers business people to create and manage products,” said John Black, Sr., Managing Director at CM Vantage. “Sunlight is the first software provider we have seen to offer what we consider a modern platform that fully supports the insurance business.”
With Sunlight Suite in production, CM Vantage now has a complete solution to handle the insurer’s entire book of business and administrative functions on a single platform — and was able to do it in record time.
“We congratulate the CM Vantage team on the success of the project and for the opportunity to play a role in helping them to achieve their business goals,” Didier Lamour, CEO at Sunlight Solutions, stated. “We are confident our product is a good fit for companies dedicated to meeting the needs of their customers and producers. We are committed to providing insurers of all sizes with advanced capabilities and empowering business users to setup and manage insurance products without the need for technical knowledge.”
Sunlight Solutions has applied its deep industry knowledge into the development of Sunlight Suite, leveraging today’s technologies to address the needs of insurers today and tomorrow. Sunlight Suite is a truly configurable enterprise suite which focuses on automating the rating, policy, billing, and claims processes in order to lower the cost per policy holder.
About Sunlight Solutions
Sunlight Solution offers an enterprise-class web-based end-to-end insurance solution, Sunlight Suite. The Sunlight Solutions product is driven by business needs using market standard technology. An agile implementation methodology is employed to enable Sunlight customers to not only participate, but also to see the progress every step of the way. Sunlight’s “common team” approach ensures delivery success. The product has the flexibility to handle virtually any line of business and functionality, while having the right structure to scale. In fact, Sunlight Solutions offers guaranteed delivery timeliness based on the client’s project as well as business needs. For additional information visit www.sunlightsolutions.com or call (952) 797-6312.
About Church Mutual
Church Mutual Insurance Company, founded in 1897, offers specialized insurance for religious organizations of all denominations, as well as schools, camps, denominational offices and senior living facilities. Church Mutual markets most lines of commercial property and liability insurance, including multi-peril, workers’ compensation and commercial auto insurance. Church Mutual holds the following honors:
A.M. Best Company “A (Excellent)” rating
2016 Ward’s 50 Top Performing Property and Casualty Insurers
BenchmarkPortal Top 10 National Customer Service Center
Learn more at www.churchmutual.com.
About CM Vantage
Founded in 2015 and headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, CM Vantage™ is an excess and surplus lines insurance company specializing in underwriting unique exposures and providing innovative product solutions. We distribute products through select wholesale brokers and general agents. Our team of experienced excess & surplus lines professionals work with our wholesale partners to provide a wide array of insurance products, including: primary casualty, excess casualty, primary property and excess property.