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Kate Terry of Surround Insurance featured by Best's Review

Updated: Jul 29, 2020

January 2, 2020 - Kate Terry, Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Surround Insurance, was heavily quoted by Best's Review for an article on Female Founders in the insurance industry.

Photo of Kate Terry, smiling

Kate Smith, Managing Editor of A.M. Best, highlighted the challenges faced by female founders and the creative approaches taken by each of the featured founders.

Despite, the research showing a direct correlation between gender diversity and increased profitability, women-led startups don't receive the same level of financial backing as male-led ones.

Kate was cited along with a number of other female founders including Jennifer Byrne of Quesnay, Carey Anne Nadeau of ODN, Clara Shih of Hearsay Systems, and Jennifer Fitzgerald of PolicyGenius.

Logo Best's Review: AM Best's Monthly Insurance Magazine

The full article can be found here.

About Surround Insurance

At Surround, we're reinventing age-old insurance products to serve modern consumers. We're with them as they reach for their dreams with insurance that feels designed for them. Launching in mid-2020, Surround's first product will be a subscription starter pack of insurance coverages for the urban Millennial lifestyle. Our members are changing the world; we’re changing insurance.

For more details on the Surround product offering or media inquiries, please email


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