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PODCAST: HAI Group's Troy LePage Discusses the Company's Tech-Driven Evolution and the Power of Partnership

In a strategic initiative to enhance customer experience, elevate operations, and drive growth, HAI Group embarked on a comprehensive journey in 2023 to transition from an outdated core insurance system to a cutting-edge enterprise full-suite insurance platform provided by OneShield—an industry leader in tailored business solutions for property and casualty insurers.

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Samantha Thomas and Ed Malaspina stand in front of HAI Group's Gratitude Tree

Growing with Gratitude: Inside HAI Group's Inspiring Gratitude Tree Project

In early December, Ed Malaspina, president and CEO of HAI Group, discovered a surprising sight in the Redding room, a spacious gathering area within the company's Cheshire, Connecticut office. Unlike the dormant and barren trees outside, a tree adorned the room's south wall, growing day by day, leaf by leaf.

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HAI Group Receives Positive Outlook from AM Best: A Testament to Excellence

In a testament to its unwavering commitment to excellence and sound financial practices, HAI Group's Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of 'A' and Issuer Credit Rating (ICR) of 'a+' were reaffirmed by the global credit rating agency AM Best. Simultaneously, the company's outlook was increased from "stable" to "positive."

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Ed Malaspina of HAI Group is interviewed by Lori Chordas of AM Best

Innovations and Challenges in Insurance: HAI Group CEO's Views on AI, Weather, and Workforce

HAI Group President and CEO Ed Malaspina recently sat down with Lori Chordas from AM Best for an AM Best TV segment on maintaining a skilled workforce in today's work environment, the effects of artificial intelligence on the insurance industry, emerging cybersecurity threats, and the impact severe weather has on insurance carriers.

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In the Studio: HAI Group Online Training Developing New PHM Certification Course

Marianne Krager, an associate trainer with Nan McKay and Associates (NMA), sits at a desk covered in black felt as she dutifully prepares for a long day’s work. It’s early morning, and there’s a sense of calm about Krager, even with a formation of cameras aimed at her. She’s clearly at ease about the task at hand.

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