The Jones Agency, Inc., an Israeli Proptech startup, has been named the winner of the Real Estate Tech Awards 2020 in the Insurance Category. The awards, presented by CRETech, recognize innovative companies in the commercial real estate industry. This is the first time an Israeli company has won a category in the Real Estate Tech Awards. The inclusion of an Insurance category reflects the expansion of Proptech into various verticals within the real estate sector.
Jones, founded in 2017 by Omri Stern and Michael Rudman, offers software solutions to automate insurance operations for real estate owners, operators, and builders. Their platform integrates various real estate assets into a single API for risk and compliance management. The company has partnered with established real estate firms such as JLL, Rudin Management, Sage Realty, and Seagis Property Group. Their solution has been implemented in prominent New York buildings, including the Google building, Empire stores, and the Goldman Sachs building.
Having raised a total of $8 million in pre-seed and seed rounds led by Hetz Ventures and 500 Startups, Jones continues to deliver a best-in-class solution to address the increasing risks faced by commercial property owners due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.