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Duck Creek Congratulates Cilsy Harris, Honoree for Women in Insurance Leadership Award 2016

October 25, 2016
Duck Creek Technologies congratulates the Hanover Insurance Group’s Cilsy Harris on being named a 2016 Women in Insurance Leadership Award Honoree. The Hanover’s Vice President of Personal Lines Business Delivery recognized for leading organizational transformation by implementing systems of engagement that increased revenue and reduced costs

COLUMBIA, S.C.; Oct. 25, 2016 – Duck Creek Technologies is pleased to congratulate Cilsy Harris, vice president of personal lines business delivery, The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. for being honored with a 2016 Women in Insurance Leadership award. Harris has played a key role in enabling the personal lines business of this national insurer, fostering a culture of joint accountability between its personal lines business and its technology organization, leading to the implementation of several essential engagement systems. Agencyport, acquired by Duck Creek on August 1, is supporting The Hanover’s personal lines initiatives by delivering AgencyPortal™, a secure digital platform designed to streamline workflows and enhance collaboration between insurers, agents, and customers.

Harris joins the 11th class of female insurance leaders being recognized for their ability to leverage technology to capitalize on the digital and data capabilities available today and to help their companies achieve transformative change. Through her efforts, key system implementations were completed on time and on budget and are expected to deliver significant results in affected business areas—reduced costs and capital expenditures achieved through improved efficiencies and user satisfaction.

“Cilsy Harris exemplifies leadership in my mind,” said Curt Stevenson, former CEO at Agencyport and now chief digital officer, Duck Creek Technologies. “She knows how to help leaders and frontline employees set goals and deliver results.”

Said Michael A. Jackowski, chief executive officer, Duck Creek Technologies, “On behalf of the entire Duck Creek team, we congratulate Cilsy on her leadership achievements and look forward to working with her team as they continue to progress key technology initiatives within The Hanover.”

About Duck Creek Technologies
Duck Creek Technologies is a leading provider of comprehensive P&C insurance software and services for insurers of all sizes worldwide. Employing progressive technology, Duck Creek solutions enable insurers to optimize outcomes and enhance engagement through advanced digital and data capabilities and integrated functionality that can be delivered via the cloud or on-premises. For more information, visit

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