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SMA Opens 2014 Award Program to Nominations

Innovation in Action Award Program Recognizes Transformation and Innovation

BOSTON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strategy Meets Action (SMA), a leading insurance strategic advisory firm, has opened the annual SMA Innovation in Action Awards Program for nominations. Winners will be recognized during the SMA Summit at the Mandarin Oriental, Boston on September 15th, 2014. Nominations are due June 30th.

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Enhanced customer experience, new levels of underwriting excellence, product innovation, major leaps in service quality, business intelligence – these are just some of the inventive ways insurers are finding to capitalize on business opportunities, solve business challenges, drive performance excellence, create customer loyalty, and enable new business strategies. The prestigious SMA Innovation in Action awards will be presented to organizations that have successfully implemented a key business initiative or project/solution that best leverages innovative, transformational approaches and solutions that demonstrate game-changing results.

"The SMA Innovation in Action award program promotes the significant success that is occurring in the industry," said Karen Furtado, SMA Partner. "Not only do the number of nominations increase each year, but what is really amazing is the impact that the initiatives are having. While there have always been pockets of innovation and transformation that ripple through the market, the momentum and the energy is different today. There is real excitement around innovation!"  

Nominations for awards should be directed to Karen Furtado, SMA Partner, at [email protected] no later than June 30, 2014. To be eligible for consideration, the implementation of the project/solution must have been completed between January 1, 2013 and April 30, 2014. Click here to view complete award program and submission information.  

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About Strategy Meets Action

Exclusively serving the insurance industry, Strategy Meets Action (SMA) is a strategic advisory firm offering a unique blend of research, advisory, and consulting services to insurers and IT solution providers. By leveraging best practices from both the management consulting and research advisory disciplines, SMA's services are actionable, business-driven, and research-based – where strategy meets action.

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