CaseGlide is created by experts for experts. Our expert team is comprised of claims litigation experts, including lawyers, paralegals, and other industry professionals.
Wesley represented the world’s largest insurance companies as an attorney at the premiere insurance defense law firm in Florida. He successfully litigated hundreds of complex cases and obtained countless successful results for his clients, including first-of-their-kind decisions in trial and appellate courts. During his tenure at the firm, Wesley identified inefficiencies in the legal process that could be solved using technology and data. He left his successful career as a lawyer to develop CaseGlide. He regularly advises major institutions on insurance matters, including reinsurers, rating agencies, hedge funds, and governmental entities. He writes for industry-leading information sources such as Claims Journal, Insurance Thought Leadership, The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance, and Carrier Management. He is also the founder of the First Party Property Insurance Blog, which was recognized by the American Bar Association and is included in its directory of legal websites.
Carly began her career as a commercial litigator at a large international law firm. She possesses extensive experience in insurance litigation, consumer and banking litigation, business torts, contract disputes, unfair trade practices, fraud, trade secrets, and non-competition agreements. Carly subsequently held the position of associate general counsel at a national healthcare organization, where she managed day-to-day corporate and legal issues, including contracting, labor and employment, operations, transactions, risk management, regulatory matters, intellectual property, and compliance. Carly also managed the organization’s portfolio of insurance, including coverage for general and professional liability insurance, property, billing errors and omissions, and network security and privacy liability.
After spending over thirty years as an executive for the Wall Street banks and large private conglomerates, Irv now lends his wealth of knowledge and expertise to CaseGlide as a business advisor. While on Wall Street, Irv managed breakthrough technology transitions that would change the finance world forever – process enhancements, business intelligence, project management, and analytics. As the client in those transactions, he learned how to successfully implement breakthrough technology on a grand scale. Additionally, as a finance executive, he was responsible for ensuring that his companies achieved impressive returns on each technology investment. Irv’s passion for business innovation helped him climb to the top of Wall Street. He has held numerous management positions including:
· President of JPMorgan Treasury Technologies Corporation
· Chief Financial Officer of Barclay’s Bank, North America
· Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Lehman Brothers Fixed Income Business
· President of American International Lifestyles, the parent company of Apogee Wellness;
· Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of DHS Technologies LLC;
· Managing Director of Southeast Capital Equity Group financial services;
· Managing Director of ABN AMRO Inc.; and
· Chairman of the Board of Tampa Bay Innovation Center.
Irv brings his world class understanding of business systems to the homeowners insurance industry. He is responsible for continuously improving CaseGlide and putting in place strategies for growth
Jennifer graduated with honors from The University of Tampa with her Bachelors’ degree in Public Health and Masters’ degree in Business Entrepreneurship. Prior to joining CaseGlide in 2018, Jennifer worked for venture capital firm, Florida Funders in 2016 where she worked on the deal flow process and vetting startup companies in Florida. Most recently Jennifer was an employee benefits advisor at Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners, and insurance broker and consulting firm in Tampa, in where she focused on strategy, business development and insurance risk management. Jennifer is also a partner in Social Venture Partners where she helps build social enterprises to be sustainable and impactful ventures, and she an advisor for Ark Applications, a private equity and consulting firm in Tampa focused on business evaluation and strategic growth.
Nick Kosarzycki is responsible for CaseGlide's business development. In this capacity, he works to ensure that the day-to-day operations of the sales team remain aligned with the strategic goals of CaseGlide. Nick also focuses on issues facing the company and long-term business initiatives. Additionally, Nick provides leadership for the company's Training, Marketing, and Sales Operations teams.
Prior to joining the company, Nick spent time in both healthcare insurance and software industries.
Born and raised in Prague, Czech Republic, Silvie studied law at the Charles University in Prague. During her 4 years as a law clerk, and later an associate, at the Prague office of the New-York based law firm of Dewey Ballantine, Silvie met her U.S. husband of 15 years and relocated to Tampa, Florida. Prior to joining the CaseGlide team, Silvie worked for 6 years as a contract legal worker in the Property Group of the Florida law firm of Cole, Scott, & Kissane P.A. The focus of her work there was property insurance defense, which provided Silvie with a unique perspective both from the standpoint of a CaseGlide law-firm user and the insurance-company client. Silvie has two children, Christopher (14) and Caroline (11), and loves to travel, read and watch movies.
Andrea has an extensive background working as a financial analyst. She has worked in FP&A for Barry Callebaut, the world’s largest chocolate manufacturer. She created and reported on the budget and financial forecasts for North American operations. Prior to Barry Callebaut she worked as an analyst for Jones Lang LaSalle providing financial advice and analysis for clients in commercial leasing and tenant representation. In her role as Director of Analytics at CaseGlide, Andrea oversees the analytics team and creates new and dynamic ways to understand and present data for CaseGlide clients.
Andrea studied finance and economics at Loyola University in Chicago. She focused her coursework on economic development and has always had an interest in finding ways to bring data analytics to the world of development and non-profit management. From 2011 to 2016 she founded and ran her own non-profit Unmarked Streets, which provided education and training to Guatemalan women on topics related to business management and entrepreneurship. Today she serves as President of the Board of Directors for Namaste Direct – a non-profit offering microcredit, training and mentorship to small businesses in Guatemala.
A native of Chile, Fran is an attorney and a legal tech enthusiast. She joined CaseGlide bringing her vast experience in Legal Software. During her career, she was part of Elevate Services, the leading provider of legal tech services. While at Elevate, Fran led the implementation of legal software for large corporations such as Google, Facebook, and GAP. Fran will be solving claims litigation’s most significant opportunities through product innovation. Her focuses include creating the first software to seamlessly handle litigation management and e-billing, simplifying the e-billing workflow to unlock opportunities, and harvesting the resulting data to help insurers choose the right attorneys.
As the Product Owner, George manages and is responsible for Product Development of the CaseGlide application. He works with product stakeholders in identifying and prioritizing system improvements, developing the requirements for the improvements, working with the development team to formulate and implement the improvements, and finally working with the Quality Assurance (QA) team to ensure the improvements implemented meet the needs of all CaseGlide users.
George has over 20 years’ experience as a successful Business Analyst and Project Manager in differing industries including Internet consulting, healthcare insurance, Web design/development, and financial software, where he has helped organizations become more efficient, effective and better in handling change.