Jason started programming at 12 years old, published his first book on programming at the age of 16, and then became a technical entrepreneur building startups with successful exits, including to Cisco. Jason loves technology and was attracted to the insurance space because of the obvious room for improvement that can be be brought by technology. Prior to DAIS Jason was the founding CTO of Uptake Technologies in Chicago, which reached a $1.2B valuation in 15 months and was Forbes’ Hottest Startup of 2015. Jason founded DAIS Technology in 2016, and has since launched the Internet of Insurance on the platform, a network started to digitally connect agents, brokers, and carriers.
Platforms have the potential to transform industries. But the word “platform” is thrown around far too often and too loosely ... more