United Benefit Advisors News and Press Releases

United Benefit Advisors Welcomes New Partner Firm Dohrmann Insurance

Posted by: Bill Olson    April 27, 2018 at 9:46 AM

California’s “Legacy” Agency Joins Global Network of Independent Employee Advisory Firms

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Topics: UBA Partner Firm, UBA Partner Firms, New Partner Firm, UBA Partners, UBA news, Dohrmann Insurance


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

HORAN Creates New Executive Leadership Positions to Support Rapid Growth and Expansion

Posted by: Bill Olson    February 8, 2017 at 10:42 AM

Valerie Bogdan-Powers and Keith A. Cheesman Named to New Leadership Roles

Jan. 21, 2017—Today HORAN announced the creation of two new senior level positions to support rapid growth and expansion. Valerie Bogdan-Powers was promoted to Chief Business Development & Client Relations Officer for HORAN’s Health Benefits Department and Keith Cheesman was appointed to Chief Operating Officer for HORAN Securities. Both positions will support the firm’s accelerated growth and market expansion.

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Topics: HORAN, UBA Partner Firms, independent employee benefits advisors, Valerie Bogdan-Powers, Keith Cheesman, Terence L. Horan

United Benefit Advisors Welcomes Paradigm Group as its Newest Partner Firm

Posted by: Geoff Mukhtar    August 2, 2016 at 9:18 AM

United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, is pleased to welcome Paradigm Group as its newest Partner Firm. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, since 1996, Paradigm Group is an award-winning agency and Middle Tennessee’s largest independently owned employee benefits consultant and health insurance broker. Their mission is to help their clients stay competitive, compliant, and in command of their employee benefits and human resource programs.

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Topics: UBA Partner Firms, Les McPhearson, independent employee benefits advisors, Bob Levy, Paradigm Group

Austin & Co., Inc. is the Newest UBA Partner Firm

Posted by: Bill Olson    May 24, 2016 at 8:30 AM

New York Agency Celebrating Over 160 Years of Service 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 new Partner Firm Austin & Co., Inc. Headquartered in Albany, New York, Austin & Co., Inc. provides a personalized, consultative approach to insurance, employee benefits, HR consulting, benefits technology, and beyond. As an employee-owned company celebrating over 160 years of service, every employee of Austin & Co., Inc. has a vested interest in client retention and customer satisfaction – the cornerstones of their agency culture.

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Topics: UBA Partner Firms, Les McPhearson, independent employee benefits advisors, James Sidford, Austin & Co., Inc.