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Unqork Hires Chief Revenue Officer Ted Ranft

By Unqork | 07/17/2019

Unqork, the DIY enterprise software company, today announced the hire of Ted Ranft as Chief Revenue Officer.

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Unqork CEO Gary Hoberman to Present on DIY Enterprise at MongoDB World

By Unqork | 06/14/2019

Unqork today announced that Founder and CEO Gary Hoberman will be the main presenter of MongoDB’s Investor Day Summit and will deliver a Technical Talk at MongoDB World, MongoDB’s signature user conference, in New York on June 18, 2019.

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Unqork Hires Former Bloomberg Executive and NYC Deputy Mayor Cas Holloway to Head its Public Enterprise Initiative

By Unqork | 06/03/2019

Unqork, the DIY Enterprise software company, today announced that it hired Cas Holloway as Head of Public Enterprise. In this role, Holloway will leverage his previous experience with Bloomberg LP and as Deputy Mayor for Operations for the City of New York to lead Unqork’s expansion into Public Enterprise, where private companies need efficient data exchange with public agencies, insurers and other stakeholders to do business.

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A plug-and-play fintech platform with the Goldman seal of approval

By Laura Noonan, Financial Times | 04/22/2019

Imagine if you could build a digital loan platform in a couple of hours, without writing a single line of code? Or create an entire digital banking engine in a couple of months without any programming skills?

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Why Goldman Sachs raised $22M for 'no code' tech firm Unqork

By Penny Crosman, American Banker | 04/17/2019

"We were able to substantially shorten the timeline from design to production and have business owners themselves build out the application," - Goldman Sachs

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Unqork Announces Series A Funding Round of $22 Million

By Unqork | 04/17/2019

We are THRILLED to share that we have secured $22 million in a Series A investment round led by Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments (PSI). Other investors included all original seed round investors and Broadridge Financial Solutions, a global fintech leader. We'll be using the proceeds to accelerate business growth and invest in capabilities that further solidify our leading position in the no-code space.

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Transamerica - Innovation: Don’t Get Left Out in the Cold

By Dave Paulsen, Transamerica | 03/21/2019

Transamerica identifies up-and-coming companies they believe can have impact on their investment, insurance, and retirement business, and they recently featured us on their blog: “[Unqork provides] us with more efficient ways to better serve our customers.”

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Unqork Publishes No-Code White Paper

By Unqork | 03/13/2019

The no-code platform is democratizing technology for financial services and insurance. It’s faster, simpler and less expensive than traditional and low-code technology. No-code can boost productivity, offer a better customer experience and raise your profits. Download our white paper about no-code and how it brings all of the benefits – and none of the hassles – of launching new products and updating your legacy technology. Join the no-code revolution now and get the latest on the no-code platform for your business.

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Unqork's Rabih Ramadi joins Bank-in-a-box Panel Hosted by Capco

By Unqork | 03/03/2019

Head of Financial Services, Rabih Ramadi, joined a panel of industry leaders to discuss the digital bank in a box concept. Great dialogue with the panelists and conference participants. At Unqork we enable banks to customize their client lifecycle to capture their true competitive advantage while radically shortening time to market. All without writing a single line of code in our game-changing no-code platform.

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Unqork featured at Amazon AWS Event

By Unqork | 02/27/2019

What fun to present Unqork today to the Amazon Web Services (AWS) team and one of the leading global financial services companies! Thank you Frank Fallon and Tony Jacob.

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Launched 2.0 Version of Unqork at J.P. Morgan Insurance M&A Conference

By Unqork | 02/24/2019

Unqork's CEO, Gary Hoberman, joined a panel at the J.P. Morgan Insurance M&A Conference to discuss the future of the industry with the world’s leading insurance carriers and distributors. Alex Schmelkin, Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer, demoed live Unqork' new version 2.0 platform.

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Insurers challenged by legacy technologies, digitization viewed as number one innovation priority – Unqork Survey & Infographic

By Unqork | 11/13/2018

New data released today by Unqork, an enterprise startup with a transformational no-code platform for insurance and financial services companies, finds that integration with legacy systems is the biggest technology challenge for almost half of insurers. The survey, which polled senior executives from the largest insurers at LIMRA 2018, revealed that 49 percent view integration with legacy systems as the greatest technology pain point, far ahead of speed to market (21 percent), and misalignment between business requirements and IT delivery (20 percent), respectively.

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Unqork Announce SOC 2

By Christine Ray, Unqork | 09/10/2018

We are proud to announce that we have been awarded with the Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type II certification by an independent auditing firm.

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Gary Hoberman, CEO, Presents at Insight Ignite

By Unqork | 09/07/2018

Key takeaway-businesses must focus only on those items that enable true competitive differentiation and leave the rest to industry utilities.

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Unqork Hits the Conference Stage

By Unqork | 09/05/2018

It’s shaping up to be an action-packed Fall for us on the conference circuit. We’ll be speaking at the world’s largest fintech conference in Asia, the largest annual gathering of senior FS&I executives in New York, and the largest data science symposium, among many others.

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Unqork Expands to its New Manhattan Headquarters

By Unqork | 07/12/2018

#wedontmovethatslowly check out our new location near Manhattan's Union Square

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Former MetLife CIO launches startup focused on digital sales

By Nathan Golia, Digital Insurance | 06/11/2018

Over a two-decade career in financial services technology, which culminated in a three-year stint as the global CIO for MetLife, Gary Hoberman felt that most large companies weren’t getting the most value out of their true differentiating factors.

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Unqork Marks One Year Anniversary With Rapid Client Growth, New Funding and Senior Talent Acquisition

By Unqork | 04/19/2018

Unqork, a SaaS-based start-up that is transforming the insurance and financial services industry, is pleased to announce several exciting developments upon their one-year anniversary, including successfully completing a funding round, adding new clients, launching new product lines, and hiring new talent for the senior management team at their new flagship office in Manhattan.

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Bassam Chaptini Moderates Artificial Intelligence (AI) Panel at Columbia University

By Unqork | 02/24/2018

The best applications of AI exist at the intersection of state-of-the-art AI modeling, business/domain expertise, and privacy/ethical considerations.

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Machine vision makes paper a thing of the past for insurers

By Nicole Laskowski, TechTarget | 02/12/2018

Can a notoriously slow, paper-based industry rejigger itself for the digital age? When it comes to insurance, an industry rich in data but a laggard in digitization, a software-as-a-service startup founded by former MetLife Global CIO Gary Hoberman believes a solution is at hand.

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MongoDB: Unqork is streamlining financial services for the Fortune 100

By Gary Hoberman (guest post), MongoDB | 01/23/2018

When I founded Unqork, the Fulfillment Platform for Financial Services, in April of last year, I knew that there was an opportunity to transform the sector. Starting with insurance, we created a platform and an industry-wide utility focused on collecting accurate client information and the near-instant fulfillment of new customer orders of financial products.

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