Coterie Insurance Expands Access to Insurance for Small Businesses with Smart Choice

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CINCINNATI – June 21, 2023 – Coterie Insurance, the partnership-focused insurtech MGA, announced a new partnership with Smart Choiceâ to expand access to Coterie’s simple instant quoting and binding tools. Smart Choice provides agents nationwide with access to carriers to help agents meet the insurance needs of small businesses. 

“Coterie is committed to serving agents and brokers across the country who need modern tools to quote and bind insurance,” said John Poucher, VP of Agency Distribution at Coterie Insurance. “Smart Choice is a great fit for Coterie as they recognize the importance of the changing landscape in insurance and that digital platforms will be key in helping agents and brokers deliver insurance for small businesses moving forward.” 

Smart Choice offers independent agents a wide variety of products, markets, and services, to help grow their agencies, including a focus on digital partnerships to provide their businesses with tools that more and more consumers are asking for.  

“Smart Choice is delighted to bring Coterie’s state-of-the-art digital insurance platform to our agencies,” said Paul Taylor, Executive Vice President of Sales and Distribution with Smart Choice. “Business insurance solutions are an important part of building agency business, and the Coterie platform makes the process fast and simple.” 

Coterie provides access to instant business insurance with an innovative quoting experience that requires just two questions. Through Coterie, Smart Choice agents now can provide small business insurance when their clients want it.  

About Coterie Insurance 

Coterie Insurance is revolutionizing small business insurance by enabling instant coverage. By sourcing publicly available data, Coterie’s technology employs digital underwriting to enable a transparent and accurate quoting and binding process. Coterie arms agents, brokers, and partners with cutting-edge tools to get small businesses the coverages they need. With the most expansive appetite on the market, Coterie is dedicated to seeing the small businesses of today succeed. For more information about Coterie Insurance and the digital transformation of small business insurance, go to 

About Smart Choice 

The Smart Choice® Agents Program is a wholly owned program of Worldwide Insurance Network, Inc. (WIN), headquartered in High Point, North Carolina. They currently serve over 9,000 agency partners in 46 states. For more information, visit

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