ACD today announced that the Knight Insurance Group (Knight) has selected ACD’s AutoLink® technology to manage and streamline the company’s national physical damage appraisal process.

Knight is a specialty insurance group underwriting superior program business throughout the United States. Knight’s insurers include KnightBrook Insurance Company, Knight Specialty Insurance Company, and Knight Re. Knight focuses on well-managed niche programs with an emphasis on commercial auto, general liability, financial guaranty, and other specialty areas. A.M. Best rates Knight A-.

“The Knight Insurance Group has emphasized the efficient use of technology to make our claims processes streamlined and more oriented to providing excellent customer service. We are, therefore, extremely pleased to be partnering with an award winning technology provider that gives our staff an immense amount of information at their fingertips,” said Eric Jarvis, President of KnightBrook. “Their ability to reduce cycle times, drill down data, and increase customer satisfaction is vitally important to our company.”

“It’s a great honor to work with a fantastic organization such as the Knight Insurance Group. In 2013, both of our companies were ranked on Inc. Magazine’s list of Fastest Growing Private Companies in America which is very exciting,” said Ernie Bray, CEO of ACD. “Knight and ACD are true innovators in the insurance sector we look forward to working together to power some exciting growth.”

ACD was recently recognized for the 4th straight year on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 of North America. Deloitte’s Fast 500 focuses on companies combining technological innovation, entrepreneurship and rapid growth. Additionally, ACD ranked for a 5th year on Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 and was named to the Red Herring 100 of the Americas. ACD recently celebrated its 10th year anniversary in 2013 as a leader in claims technology and services to the property & casualty industry.

About ACD

With a mission of shortening the claims process and driving customer satisfaction ACD delivers the leading virtual claims workflow technology that flexes to an auto insurer’s specific business needs. ACD's AutoLink® incorporates multi-channel methods of inspection into one unified platform. Its exclusive claims triage features the largest crowdsourced on-demand field appraisal network and modern photo estimating tools for the digitally empowered customer. ACD is a leading Insuretech firm located in Carlsbad. For more information visit ACD www.acdcorp.com