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Company Overview of Asurion, LLC

Company Overview

Asurion, LLC operates as a technology protection company in North America. The company offers mobile protection programs that provide cell phone users with replacement coverage, device location, and data management tools; and home-product protection programs, which provide repair and replacement coverage for various electronic things ranging from appliances to treadmills and tablets to televisions. It also provides solutions for backup, secure, locate, support, and replace. It serves wireless carriers, retailers, and consumer services companies. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. Asurion, LLC operates as a subsidiary of NEW Asurion Corporation.

648 Grassmere Park

Suite 300

Nashville, TN 37211

United States

Founded in 1994

Phone:

615-837-3000

Fax:

615-837-3001

Key Executives for Asurion, LLC

Co-Founder
President
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 56
Chief Executive Officer of Europe
Age: 47
Chief Executive Officer of Asia Pacific
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Asurion, LLC Key Developments

Asurion Develops New Phone Protection Plans for WIND Mobile

Asurionannounced the company has partnered with a Canada's mobile operator, WIND Mobile, to deliver the WIND Phone Protection Plan. The new service will be available to WIND customers starting October 7 and will protect devices from loss, theft, physical and liquid damage and out-of-warranty malfunction. WIND Phone Protection Plan is available within 15 days of a new activation or upgrade. The service covers all wireless devices and standard accessories, including batteries, chargers, SIM cards and memory cards. The program reconnects WIND customers quickly with the same or comparable device model. Other features of the new protection service include: -- Next Business day delivery, in most cases, for service requests approved by 5PM ET; -- Enrolled customers will pay $7- $10 per month, plus a service replacement fee in the event they need to file a service replacement request; -- The ability to cancel WIND Phone Protection Plan coverage at any time with no cancellation fee.

Asurion, LLC Plans to Lay Off 98 Employees at its Kansas City Office

Asurion, LLC is planning to lay off 98 employees at its Kansas City office at 8880 Ward Parkway. The company filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act notice on June 6. The layoffs are scheduled for the beginning of August.

3 UK Teams with Asurion to Launch the 'Three Rescue' Mobile Protection Product

3 UK has teamed with Asurion to launch the new 'Three Rescue' mobile protection product. The service uses cloud technology to help restore content to a replacement device and delivers that device to the consumer within 24 hours. It covers a range of loss and damage scenarios often exempt from mobile phone insurance, including pet and accidental toilet damage. The Three Rescue app backs up content, such as contacts, photos and videos for restoration to the smartphone, with backup of photos and videos subject to 2 GB limit. The app is available on iPhones operating iOS 7 and above or Android smartphones operating system 4.0 and above.

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