JERSEY CITY, N.J., November 30, 2017 — Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire PowerAdvocate, an industry-leading provider of market, cost intelligence, and supply chain solutions serving the energy sector. PowerAdvocate is based in Boston, Massachusetts.
JERSEY CITY, N.J., November 21, 2017 — Verisk Analytics, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, will host its annual Investor Day on Thursday, December 7, 2017, beginning at 8:30 a.m. EST (5:30 a.m. PST, 1:30 p.m. GMT).
JERSEY CITY, N.J., November 16, 2017 — Verisk Analytics, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, announced that Lee M. Shavel has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Lexington, Mass., November 16, 2017 — The Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) winter temperature forecast has been made available publicly and can also be found on the website of the National Science Foundation, which funds AER scientist Judah Cohen’s atmospheric and polar research.
Lehi, Utah, November 14, 2017 — Overreaching tree canopies can obscure details of residential and commercial structures from satellite and aerial imagery used to document property values and evaluate roof damage. Using drones to obtain aerial images of rooftops helps resolve many of these issues, according to Geomni, a Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK) business that harnesses remote sensing and machine learning technologies to provide information about residential and commercial structures.
JERSEY CITY, N.J., November 14, 2017 — Verisk Analytics, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRSK) Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Mark Anquillare will speak at the J.P. Morgan 2017 Ultimate Services Investor Conference in New York today, Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at 11:15 a.m. EST (8:15 a.m. PST, 4:30 p.m. GMT).
BOSTON, Nov. 13, 2017 — Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has selected AIR’s innovative Inland Flood and Storm Surge Models for the United States to better understand the National Flood Insurance Program’s (NFIP) loss potential. AIR Worldwide is a Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK) business.