GuideOne Insurance Receives Two Prestigious Awards at 2014 IBM Insight Conference

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – (Nov. 21, 2014) –GuideOne Insurance today announced that it was awarded the IBM ECM Innovation Award for Outstanding ECM Mobile Solution and IBM ECM Best Practice Leader (Gold Level) Award at the 2014 IBM Insight Conference that was recently held in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Outstanding ECM Mobile Solution award is a segment of the ECM Innovation subcategory, which recognizes the innovative use of an IBM Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solution to solve challenging, leading-edge problems that face an organization to help them transform the way they do business. GuideOne received this award for implementing a solution that allows its claims adjusters and legal team to use any mobile device to access content and workflow anytime and anywhere via an app.

The Best Practice Leader award is presented by IBM as part of the Client Reference Program. It is to thank and highlight clients who have gone above and beyond to share their story and help others. Both of these awards were in the IBM Enterprise Content Manager category.

The awards were presented to GuideOne during the annual IBM conference, which is one of the largest big data conferences in the world. More than 13,000 attendees gained new insights on a variety of topics related to technology, including business analytics, information management and enterprise content management.

About GuideOne

Founded in 1947 and headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa, GuideOne Insurance is one of the nation’s largest church insurers, with more than 46,000 church policyholders. GuideOne also insures private schools and higher education institutions, nonprofit organizations, as well as senior living communities. In 1999, the company created the GuideOne Center for Risk Management® in order to help churches and faith-based organizations safeguard their ministries. This effort was expanded in 2008 with the launch of SafeChurch®, the most comprehensive church risk management online resource available. GuideOne is licensed to do business in all 50 states and markets its products and services through nearly 3,000 independent and career agents. The company carries an A “Excellent” rating from A.M. Best. For more information, visit