Eric Shishko Appointed eDriving’s Vice President of Strategic Partnerships
Cape May, NJ – [Feb 6, 2019] – eDriving®, a global provider of driver risk management programs, has appointed Eric Shishko as Vice President (VP) of Strategic Partnerships.
As a leading proponent of behavioral-based risk management in the telematics market, Eric has a passion for addressing driving risk through the implementation of effective behavioral-based programs based on telematics data and feedback loops.
In his new role, he will facilitate key strategic partner relationships and spearhead new business development around the world.
“Eric has led the implementation of behavioral-based driver safety programs with a number of national and global commercial insurance companies, as well as the world’s largest commercial broker,” said Ed Dubens, CEO and Founder of eDriving. “Considered one of the leading experts on behavioral-based commercial telematics programs, his expertise and passion will be invaluable to eDriving as we further strengthen our position as a leading provider of driver behavior-based telematics. I’m delighted to welcome him to the leadership team.”
Most recently, Eric served as Finance and Compliance Leader for UBI at Willis Towers Watson. He was CEO and Co-Founder of StreetOwl, an innovator in smartphone-based driver behavior and new customer acquisition, and prior to that, Head of Global Operations for the Towers Watson UBI team. Eric has also served as Senior VP, Insurance and Strategic Alliances, for GreenRoad, Executive VP of DriveCam, President and CEO of Newstar Solutions and President of Maestro Commerce.
“Having been actively involved in telematics for more than 15 years at the intersection of technology, behavior and insurance, I’m excited to join eDriving where the company’s approach to risk management centers around a system that provides behavioral insights and actionable intelligence to reduce risk using smartphone-based telematics,” said Eric. “As insurers seek innovative ways to incorporate behavior-based telematics to customers, this is an exciting opportunity to apply my experience to help strengthen existing relationships and identify new partnership channels.”
Eric holds a Bachelor of Science with high honors from the University of Florida, with a major in finance. He also holds an MBA from Northwestern University Kellogg Business School with a concentration in management and marketing.
eDriving helps organizations to reduce collisions, injuries, license violations and total cost of ownership through a patented “closed-loop” driver behavior-based safety program.
Mentor by eDriving’s comprehensive system provides behavioral insights and actionable intelligence to help organizations build a total view of driver risk within a company-wide crash-free culture® to ensure that all drivers return home safely to their loved ones at the end of each day.
Mentor uses smartphone-based telematics to identify risky driving behavior (e.g., phone use, speeding) and predict future risk levels. It provides behavior-based training modules directly to the driver, as well as continual engagement for drivers and managers to guide safer behaviors and help safety become part of every day.