Join any conversation among restoration pros, be it online or at an industry event, and the topic of working with Third Party Administrators and contractor networks is bound to come up. When the topic does arise, it is also guaranteed those within the circle have strong opinions about "program work". Some see the programs as their bread and butter, others run from any connection to entities like Contractor Connection, Nexxus, Code Blue, and so many others. And still, there are other contractors in the middle - who see the benefits, and areas of needed improvement.

In this Ask the Expert interview, Core Group CEO Dan Cassara talks about the place he sees for networks and programs in today's restoration industry. He brings a wealth of industry knowledge to the table, having been involved on various levels over the years.