|Are you a member of the press looking for information about travel insurance? The Squaremouth Press Room contains a collection of media resources to answer all your questions about travel insurance.
Want to speak with us directly? Our travel insurance industry experts are on hand to provide you with even more information.
Current Event Information Centers
Travel Insurance FAQs
Travelers are able to quote, compare and purchase travel insurance plans using Squaremouth’s comparison engine and over 35,000 customer reviews. All policies purchased through Squaremouth also come with a Zero Complaint Guarantee.
Established in 2006, Squaremouth has grown to over $17 million in annual sales. The multi-award winning company has consistently received national recognition as one of the best customer service teams.
Squaremouth is headquartered in St. Petersburg, Florida, with offices in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Squaremouth staff are featured as topic experts in national publications including The New York Times, CNN, and USA Today.
Rachael Taft – Media Spokesperson
Rachael Taft is the Content Manager and direct media contact at Squaremouth. Before joining Squaremouth, she worked as journalist and as a communications and marketing specialist, both in the United States and internationally. At Squaremouth, Rachael is responsible for media relations, content strategy, and company communications. Rachael’s travel insurance expertise has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, Forbes, CBS News, Los Angeles Times, Huffington Post, and more.
Carolyn Leckie – Media Spokesperson
Carolyn Leckie is the Media Specialist at Squaremouth. Before joining Squaremouth, she was a TV reporter and anchor covering local and national news for ABC and CBS affiliates. Carolyn studied telecommunications at the University of Florida and during her time there she interned with Fox News Channel and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Carolyn is responsible for the multimedia department, focusing on creating engaging and timely videos for the media and Squaremouth customers.
Megan Singh – Director of Marketing
Megan Singh is the Director of Marketing of Squaremouth. She joined the company after several years of marketing experience, representing local and national brands with a focus on advertising, brand development and social media. Megan graduated from Florida State University with a major in Communications: Mass Media Studies and Business. Megan is responsible for establishing a strong digital presence for Squaremouth, increasing recognition through public relations and developing the growing Squaremouth brand.
Chris Harvey – CEO & Co-Founder
Chris Harvey is the co-founder and CEO of Squaremouth.com. He spends his days focusing on marketing, media relations, SEO and website design.
Chris has held various positions in the insurance system industry since 1986. He moved to the United States from the UK in 1998 to join an insurance administration software developer. In 2000, he became a partner with MaximSoft, a developer of financial software for insurance carriers.
In 2001, he started developing the concept which was to become Squaremouth. Two years later he launched Quotetravelinsurance.com, a comparison engine for travel insurance. In 2006 the company changed its name to Squaremouth.com. Since then, Chris has grown the company from $1 million in 2006 to over $17 million in annual sales in 2016.
Squaremouth is regarded as one of the most innovative companies in its field and is the fastest growing website of its kind in the United States.
Chris has been featured as a travel insurance expert on multiple radio shows and news publications, such as the New York Times, LA Times, CNN, USA Today, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Forbes, MSNBC and the Wall Street Journal.
Matt Outten – CIO & Co-Founder
Matt Outten worked with several startups in the Tampa Bay area after graduating from the University of South Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering. Matt ran his own consulting firm, Outten Design and Consulting from 2003 until he joined Squaremouth as CIO in 2004. He is responsible for all website development and maintenance and secures every aspect of the website and the systems used to operate it.