About Us

SimpleCloud was founded with the technology needs of independent insurance agencies at its core and customer service in its heart. Our blend of experience as technology providers and our background in the insurance industry makes SimpleCloud uniquely qualified to provide cloud based IT services to your agency. Click on the bios below to find out more about our founding partners.

Jason Frederick

Mr. Jason Frederick, managing partner, brings a wealth of knowledge in information technology service and development as well as a good understanding of the client’s needs having served in senior level capacities in both the insurance and information technology industry.

As IT Manager at TCOR Insurance Management, Mr. Frederick was responsible for managing the Information Technology infrastructure, creating cost effective solutions and reducing risk. He provided secure data redundancy solutions and implemented industry leading applications to promote and foster more efficient operations. Mr. Frederick was involved in TCOR’s yearly planning sessions and vertical growth team and was responsible for supporting and continually providing TCOR a competitive advantage with the following applications: Applied TAM, Exchange, Citrix, Windows Server/PC OS, Fax @vantage, SharePoint, web design, and all network functions. He has been involved in the insurance industry since 2007 and more predominately involved in the Information Technology and Services industry since 2000. Mr. Frederick’s experience extends through many sectors of the Information Technology and Services industry including database management, application support, LAN/WAN networking, and web design.

Prior to his involvement with TCOR he served as WAN/Help Desk Analyst for McCoy Corporation and quickly acquired an advanced skill set to serve as Database Analyst/Lotus Notes Administrator supporting over 85 stores throughout 5 states and 180 corporate users. He was responsible for supporting and benchmarking the following applications: Lawson, Content Manager, Remedy, Oracle 8i and 9i, Business Objects, Web Intelligence, Domino applications and server, Lotus Notes, web design, Meridus, Visi-Fax, and Ascent Capture.

Mike Richline

Mike Richline, partner in SimpleCloud and President of Richline Technical LLC, has over 16 years of industry experience and 10 years actively operating an IT consulting and service company. Today Mike specializes in designing cloud computing environments based on his vast experience with Citrix virtualization technologies and Microsoft. He is currently a Citrix Certified Enterprise Administrator and MCSE with over 10 year of experience supporting the insurance industry as a consultant.

SimpleCloud is the brain child of Mike Richline and Jason Fredrick who both believe that insurance is historically underserved with regard to IT. Neither are ever happy with the status quo and are always looking at innovative ideas to move the industry forward.