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United Benefit Advisors Welcomes New Partner Firm Olivier-VanDyk Insurance

Posted by: Bill Olson    September 13, 2018 at 2:07 PM

One of Michigan’s Fastest Growing Insurance Agencies Joins Market-Leading Network of Independent Employee Benefits Advisory Firms


Chicago, Ill. – September 5, 2018 – United Benefit Advisors (UBA), the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization, is excited to welcome Olivier-VanDyk Insurance (OVD) as its newest Partner Firm. Established in Wyoming, Michigan, in 1982, OVD provides exceptional insurance solutions to clients across the entire Midwest.


“OVD has experienced tremendous growth and expansion over the past seven years as a result of their simple vision: To be a Proven Guide. We understand that the needs of every family and business are unique. That is why we are committed to providing exceptional service by listening to our customers, investigating opportunities, and implementing effective solutions,” said David Kolenbrander, Olivier-VanDyk Insurance Owner and Employee Benefits Practice Leader.


“We truly believe that insurance is more than just a transaction, it’s an opportunity. We employ the best and brightest individuals, create and maintain valuable relationships with our customers, provide the most innovative solutions and products, and foster trusted partnerships with major brand insurance carriers. Olivier-VanDyk chose to partner with UBA to participate in the vast knowledge and experience of all the UBA partners and staff, and to enhance our ability to bring our clients additional solutions that make a difference,” said David.


“Many of the insurance brokers in the marketplace today still focus on price and they have become just another commodity. Olivier-Van Dyk Insurance differentiates their firm from the pack by providing strategic insight, identifying solutions beyond the request, and having a can-do attitude to better serve their clients – delivering value that is priceless,” says UBA President Peter Weber. “UBA Partners have always been on the forefront of providing plan sponsors with advisory and consulting services. OVD’s collaborative and problem-solving culture is a great complement to our community and we are pleased to have their organization as Partner in UBA.”


About Olivier-VanDyk Insurance
Olivier-VanDyk Insurance is an independently owned agency that began in the early 1980s. OVD provides advisory services to clients in the agriculture, transportation, manufacturing, construction, nonprofit, medical, hospitality, dealership, and government industries, and more. OVD also offers specialized expertise assisting employers with ACA compliance, benefit plan enrollment, HR administration and technology, wellness management, strategic benefit analysis and cost management. For more information, visit www.ovdinsurance.com.


About United Benefit Advisors®
United Benefit Advisors® (UBA) is the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization with more than 200 offices throughout the United States, Canada, England and Ireland. UBA empowers more than 2,000 Partners to both maintain their individuality and pool their expertise, insight, and market presence to provide best-in-class services and solutions. Employers, advisors and industry-related organizations interested in obtaining powerful results from the shared wisdom of our Partners should visit www.UBAbenefits.com.

Topics: independent employee benefits advisors, UBA Partners