Exclusive partnership to provide next-gen benefit administration solutions
SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (Mar. 08, 2017) – benefitexpress has announced a forthcoming partnership with USI Insurance Services (“USI”), a nationwide insurance brokerage and consulting firm. After a rigorous evaluation, benefitexpress was selected as a national partner. As part of both organizations’ continued commitment to investing in their clients, the two will partner to provide an adaptive, fresh approach to HR technology combined with superior service to clients.
With the addition of benefitexpress, USI will offer more features than ever before. USI will have access to metrics across their entire client base, allowing account managers to understand industry trends even more in-depth while continuing their tradition of providing excellent service that is a hallmark of the USI ONE Advantage®. USI clients will gain access to benefitexpress’ unique ability to service even the most complicated benefit plans. That approach integrated with USI’s consulting and both companies’ top technology, will now be available for every USI client; benefitexpress will be able to serve all company sizes, from employers with under 1,000 lives to the largest corporations.
“Pairing benefitexpress’ technology with top carriers simplifies the enrollment process and creates more efficient continuous management of the benefits strategy. Our clients gain efficiencies at a reduced cost without sacrificing quality.”
- Anne Burkett, National Practice Leader, HR Technology at USI
USI will also be a member of benefitexpress’ exclusive broker advisory board. The board was created to give brokers a voice and leverage their insight when creating new products. Together with the board, benefitexpress will produce solutions that help to fill gaps in the benefits industry.
"We’re excited for the opportunity for our clients to have a direct hand in shaping the products they need most."
- Scott Evans, Chief Product Officer at benefitexpress
benefitexpress will join USI’s Technology Partners Program, working with producers to provide favorable pricing to USI clients along with the right combination of solutions.
In addition, USI will include benefitexpress in their internal search provider library; USI producers will receive benefitexpress resources to share with their employer clients. benefitexpress will include sessions with thought leaders from both companies in its series of educational webinars.
benefitexpress delivers industry leading benefits administration to employers and partners and is always ‘at the ready’ for their employees. Delivering client-tested integrated benefits administration, benefitexpress provides technology, flexibility and customer services to the simple and most complex benefit plans. Services span a suite of end-to-end solutions including a full-service call center, daily administration, integrated ACA administration, reimbursement account administration, dependent eligibility audits, and total compensation statements.
USI is a leading local and national insurance brokerage and consulting firm, delivering property and casualty, employee benefits, personal risk and retirement solutions throughout the United States. Headquartered in Valhalla, New York, USI has over $1.0 billion in revenue, employs more than 4,400 professionals and operates out of 140 local offices serving every state. USI has become a premier insurance brokerage and consulting firm by leveraging the USI ONE Advantage®, an interactive platform that integrates proprietary and innovative client solutions, networked local resources and enterprise-wide collaboration to deliver customized results with positive, bottom line impact. USI attracts best-in-class industry talent with a long history of deep and continuing investment in our local communities. For more information, visit www.usi.com.