With major insurance companies already headquartered in Columbia, the city is a fast-growing hub for insurance, technology and services:
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina operates a Columbia data center ranked in the top 2.5% worldwide by IBM.
Seibels, provides technology-powered business process and third party administration services for the personal and commercial insurance industry.
Capgemini recently purchased Columbia-based insurance services firm TCube and opened offices in Columbia’s BullStreet development.
Colonial Life, headquartered in Columbia and part of the Unum group, employs more than 1,200 locally and 11,000 nationwide.
Aflac made Columbia its national headquarters for group insurance products in 2009 and employs over 900 people.
American Specialty Health (ASH), specializing in benefits management, opened a technology-focused office near USC to capitalize on the city’s talent pool.