United Benefit Advisors News and Press Releases

UBA Welcomes Matsock & Associates as its Newest Partner Firm

Posted by: Bill Olson    November 3, 2015 at 1:43 PM

Phoenix Agency Joins Global Network of Independent Employee Benefits Advisory Firms


United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, is pleased to welcome Matsock & Associates as its newest Partner Firm. Based in Phoenix, Arizona, their history is a story of experience, growth and evolution. In 1985, Mark Matsock decided to form Mark J. Matsock & Associates so that he and his team could create a unique customer service relationship with each of their clients and make sure that each customer is satisfied. With a solid strategy for growth for more than three decades, fueled by word-of-mouth referrals from a diverse base of clients, Matsock & Associates is the epitome of putting their clients’ needs above all else. 

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Topics: UBA, New Partner Firm, Matsock & Associates

United Benefit Advisors Partners Recognized for Industry Excellence

Posted by: Bill Olson    October 21, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Recent Awards and Recognitions Show Independent Advisors are Thriving

Partners of United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, are being recognized for leadership within the industry, receiving important awards and keynote opportunities. UBA, which prides itself on having a national presence with a local influence, attributes its success to its dedication to collaboration, proving that independent benefits advisors can thrive in today’s challenging health insurance environment.

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Topics: UBA, Selden Beattie, Russ Blakely & Associates

UBA Announces 2015 “Ubbie” Award Winners

Posted by: Bill Olson    June 17, 2015 at 11:11 AM

United Benefit Advisors Recognizes Staff and Partners for Significant Contributions 

 United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits organization, has announced the winners of its annual “Ubbie” Awards (pronounced you-bee) for 2015. The award honors Partner Firms, Principals, agency staff, and Strategic Partners who have demonstrated significant achievements toward their involvement with UBA.

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Topics: Ubbie Awards, UBA, United Benefit Advisors, Josie Martinez, UBA Partner Firm of the Year, UBA Partner Firm Staff Member of the Year, Hanna Global Solutions, EBS Capstone, Guardian, UBA Partner Firm Principal of the Year, Jonathon Hanna, The Benefit Company

UBA and VSP® Vision Care Host Webinar on Strategies to Increase Utilization of Vision Benefits

Posted by: Bill Olson    February 24, 2015 at 4:25 PM

Webinar to Show How High Utilization of Vision Benefits Equates to Significantly Increased ROI and Productivity

A recent study by the Vision Council finds 81 percent of American adults need some form of vision correction. According to VSP Vision Care (VSP), the only national not-for-profit vision company, with 70 million members and a network of 71,000 access points, enrollment in a vision plan leads to higher employee productivity and lower health care costs for employers. As a Strategic Partner of United Benefit Advisors® (UBA), UBA and VSP are hosting a WisdomWorkplace webinar for Human Resource professionals and employers, titled, "Getting the Most Out Of Your Vision Benefit" on Thursday, March 5, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT, which will teach the keys to cost savings with vision benefits.

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Topics: HR webinars, UBA, VSP Vision Care, vision benefits, Pat McClelland

Danielle Horstman Capilla Joins United Benefit Advisors as New Chief Compliance Officer

Posted by: Bill Olson    February 18, 2015 at 8:00 AM

Respected Attorney and Health Care Expert an Important Addition for UBA
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Topics: compliance, UBA, health care reform, PPACA, United Benefit Advisors, Les McPhearson, Danielle Capilla