TORONTO, March 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Intrepid 24/7 is thrilled to be a finalist in the Suppliers category at this year's Insurance Canada Technology Awards (ICTAs). An annual event sponsored by Insurance-Canada.ca, the ICTAs highlight and celebrate the use of technologies that positively impact the insurance industry. Intrepid 24/7's nomination is thanks to the company's latest innovation: Travel Navigator™, a customizable web and mobile application for worldwide travellers.
Travel Navigator™ is a one-stop destination for information, alerts, and emergency assistance services, helping travellers focus on their health, security, and well-being anywhere in the world. Travel Navigator™ is compatible with all mobile platforms, including iOS (iPhone and iPad), Android, and BlackBerry, and provides members with real-time information on their mobile device as well as trip packs for viewing offline.
Travel Navigator™ is available as a customized white-labelled service for enterprises seeking a risk management solution for their members.
The Intrepid 24/7 team is honoured to be recognized for the unique assistance services Travel Navigator™ provides to travellers everywhere. The ICTAs will be hosted at the 12th annual Insurance-Canada.ca Technology Conference, taking place March 17-18 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.
The winners will be announced in the April 2014 issue of Canadian Insurance Top Broker magazine.
About Intrepid 24/7
Intrepid 24/7 provides worldwide medical, security, and travel assistance services to individuals, groups, and organizations. Multilingual assistance professionals provide members with support over the phone, on the web, through mobile applications like Travel Navigator™, or on the ground in the event of a medical or security emergency anywhere in the world. Intrepid 24/7 was a finalist for the 2013 International Travel & Health Insurance Journal (ITIJ) industry award for Assistance/Claims Handler of the Year. www.intrepid247.com
Intrepid 24/7 is part of the Ingle Group of Companies. Ingle International is winner of the 2012 ITIJ Insurer/Underwriter of the Year award, and has been a trusted name in the travel and special risk insurance industry since 1946. www.ingleinternational.com
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SOURCE: Intrepid 24/7