“InsuraGuest's Specialized Policy Protects the
Property and the Guest”
Accidents usually occur when we least expect them. Personal Property & Financial Loss, Accidental Medical Expense, and Accidental Death & Dismemberment accidents, can occur at any property. InsuraGuest, Inc. is a world-leading SaaS company that utilizes its InsurTech flagship software, InsuraGuest, to deliver a specialized policy to the property for its guests during their stay.
With InsuraGuest, hotels and vacation rental properties purchase an InsuraGuest Guest Protection Policy. This policy is extended to each of their guests, including their room occupants, at the time of check-in and covers up to the policy limits of $2,500 to $25,000.
The InsuraGuest policy helps transfer the property's exposure to liability.
**InsuraGuest is administered by InsuraGuest Insurance Agency, LLC. Salt Lake City, UT / License No. 736373
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Douglas Anderson has been a businessman in the real estate industry for nearly 30 years. His business expertise includes master planning and development implementation for larger-scale resorts, business parks and commercial developments across the USA and two provinces in Canada. His business endeavors include the founding of the seventh larger private equity fund in America focusing on multifamily and senior care (ROC Fund/Bridge IPG Fund). He serves as Chairman/Founder of golf and winter sports ski holding company with operations in 4 major east coast markets and British Columbia Canada
He earned a BS undergraduate degree in Consumer Studies with an emphasis in Architecture as an undergraduate at the University of Utah. Mr. Anderson subsequently earned his Master’s in Business Administration. He also attended a three-year OPM Program a postgraduate business education at Harvard Business School in Boston. Mr. Anderson is an avid skier and outdoor enthusiast.
Mr. Charles James Cayias
President & Director
Mr. Charles James Cayias is also the President and Owner of Charles James Cayias Insurance, Inc. since 1997. He is a third-generation insurance professional whose creativity and artistic vision have enabled him to establish a full-service agency, combined with the personal service each client deserves. His outstanding people skills, honesty, integrity, and fairness are evident by his loyal and growing clientele, the majority of which are referrals who become long-time customers and friends.
Charles began his insurance career in the early 1970s and has been licensed since 1977. He has extensive expertise in all aspects of the insurance industry including commercial insurance, employee benefits, workers’ compensation, professional liability, risk management, and bonding.
Licensed in all 50 states and specializing in niche programs.
Tony has over 30 years of financial, operations and business development experience which includes:
Serving as CFO in the healthcare, foodservice distribution, manufacturing and technology sectors, including public company experience. Holding senior finance positions in the banking, telecommunications, medical products and food & drug retailer industries. Closing over $430 million of private debt, equity and line of credit financings and over $350 million of merger, acquisitions, real estate and state incentive transactions, including due diligence, negotiations, closing and integration. Coordinating and was executive sponsor for 4 ERP implementations and multiple other best-in-class software & technology solutions. MBA from the University of Utah | B.S. Accounting from Utah State University.
Tony also currently serves as President-Elect of the Utah Chapter of Financial Executives International and a past President and current member of the Board of Trustees for Catholic Community Services of Utah. He is the proud father of three children.
Mr. Christopher J. Panos
Mr. Christopher J. Panos is a highly competitive sales professional with over 15 years of Territory Manager sales experience and an award-winning record of achievements. He is exceptionally well organized with a proven work history that demonstrates self-discipline, superb communication skills, and the initiative to achieve both personal and corporate goals. Mr. Panos is successful in building relationships with a large network of industry professionals in order to grow and maintain new and existing business, exceed new sales objectives and provide in-depth product training to authorized dealers and sales personnel.
Corporate Counsel & Director
Alexander Walker III ESQ has served as director of the company since September of 2018. He also has served as counsel to the company since July of 2018. Mr. Walker is an attorney and has been a member of the Utah Bar Association since 1987 and a member of the Nevada State Bar since 2003. His practice has involved general business litigation, in both federal and state courts, and transactional work, including securities offerings and registration, corporate formation and periodic reporting compliance. Mr. Walker has provided legal services to emerging businesses throughout his carrier and at times has served as an officer and board member as well as legal counsel public companies. His duties as legal counsel for a public company engaged in the business of ownership and operation of coal-producing properties in the western United States included oversight of corporate-related legal matters including securities reporting, corporate compliance, federal and state mining regulation, and employment law oversight. He also has served as the chair of the Mining Committee of the Energy, Natural Resources and Environmental Law Section of the Utah State Bar, a member of the board of directors of the South East Utah Energy Producers Association, the co-chair of the board of the Western Energy Training Center, a board member of the Utah Supreme Court Committee to Review the ABA Recommendations Regarding the Office of Professional Conduct, and a board member of the University of Utah Crimson Club.
Interim Financial Controller
Richard Matthews joined the InsuraGuest team in March 2019 as the interim financial controller.
Leading the Finance and Audit team, Richard is responsible for the delivery of finance services such as accounting, treasury, reporting, budgeting and insurance management, in accordance with legislative requirements and organizational policies and strategies.
Richard has over 30 years’ experience in providing professional services across a broad range of finance areas including compliance, business process, audit and financial reporting. He holds a degree in Accounting from University of Utah and is a licensed CPA in the state of Utah.
Corporate Consultant & Board Advisor
Roger Bloss joined InsuraGuest in August of 2019 to advise the Company and the Board on hotel transactions. Mr. Bloss joined Red Lion Hotels Corporation in September 2016 in conjunction with the acquisition of Vantage Hospitality Group hotel brands. Mr. Bloss has more than 40 years of hospitality experience.
Prior to joining InsuraGuest and RLHC, he served in executive positions with several major hotel franchise companies and founded Vantage in 1996. Under his leadership, Vantage became a top 10 global hotel company and made the Inc. 500/5000 list of America's fastest-growing private companies for eight straight years.
Mr. Bloss was named Lodging Magazine's "Innovator of the Year" in 2006 and 2010 and earned a spot on HSMAI's "Top 25 Extraordinary Minds in Sales and Marketing" in 2009.