United Benefit Advisors News and Press Releases

Geoff Mukhtar

Communications Manager at United Benefit Advisors

Recent Posts

United Benefit Advisors Welcomes John Behn as its New Senior Vice President of Partner Relations

Posted by: Geoff Mukhtar    May 1, 2017 at 9:36 AM

Health Care Benefits Veteran is an Important Addition to UBA

United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, announces that John Behn will serve as Senior Vice President of Partner Relations effective immediately and be based in the company’s Chicago office. In this role, John will be the primary driver of high-value services, tools, and products that enhance opportunity and growth for UBA Partner Firms.

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Topics: United Benefit Adivsors, independent employee benefits advisors

United Benefit Advisors Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary

Posted by: Geoff Mukhtar    April 27, 2017 at 8:30 AM

United Benefit Advisors (UBA) is celebrating its 15-year anniversary as the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization. It all began when a group of fellow employee benefits professionals met at the Society of Financial Service Professionals Success Forum in Las Vegas to discuss the future of their business, the challenges to retain their independence, and ways to level the playing field by forming a national employee benefits producer group.

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Topics: UBA Partner Firms, employee benefits consulting, independent employee benefits advisors

United Benefit Advisors Welcomes 360 Corporate Benefit Advisors As Its Newest Partner Firm

Posted by: Geoff Mukhtar    April 18, 2017 at 8:30 AM

New England Agency Joins Global Network of Independent
Employee Advisory Firms

United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, is pleased to welcome 360 Corporate Benefit Advisors as its newest Partner Firm. Headquartered in Fairfield, Connecticut, 360 Corporate Benefit Advisors was originally founded more than 30 years ago, in 1984, as Lambert Associates. Over the years, they developed into a full service, independent employee benefits and human resources advisor. In 2010, they opened an office in Wayland, Massachusetts, and changed their name to 360 Corporate Benefit Advisors in recognition of the wide array of services they provide.

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Topics: employee benefits consulting, independent employee benefits advisors, 360 Corporate Benefit Advisors, UBA Partners

United Benefit Advisors Receives First-Ever NAHU Award for Outstanding Support and Commitment to HUPAC

Posted by: Geoff Mukhtar    March 2, 2017 at 9:30 AM

Fundraising Effort Recognized at the NAHU Capitol Conference

United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, was honored to accept an award from the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) for outstanding support and commitment to their political action committee (called HUPAC). The award was presented during NAHU’s 2017 Capitol Conference and was the first time such an award was bestowed.

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Topics: Danielle Capilla, independent employee benefits advisors, National Association of Health Underwriters, NAHU, HUPAC, Michael Embry

UBA Health Plan Survey: Best and Worst States for Group Health Insurance

Posted by: Geoff Mukhtar    January 26, 2017 at 9:30 AM

United Benefit Advisors Announces Top 5 Best and Worst States for Group Health Care Costs

Employer-sponsored health insurance is greatly affected by geographic region, industry, and employer size. While some cost trends have been fairly consistent since the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) was put in place, United Benefit Advisors (UBA) finds several surprises in their 2016 Health Plan Survey.

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Topics: health care costs, Group health plans, Les McPhearson, UBA Health Plan Survey, employer-sponsored health insurance, health care benchmarking, industry benefit cost trends