Employee Benefits Enrollment

Pandemic Puts Employee Benefits on Shifting Ground | 6/26/2020

… Hinton, Wes Hudnall, Chris Menard If you’re like most employers across the country, you’re still finding your footing in the coronavirus upheaval. Among other concerns, how will you be able to hold an effective employee benefits enrollment this fall? Some (or maybe many) of your employees still may not be physically in the workplace to enroll, and even if they are, large gatherings to talk about benefits might not be …

The Source – Krista Manning and Tim O’Connor from Voya Financial | June 22, 2020 | 6/25/2020

Share : PlanSource Weekly Source Situations like the one we are going through require adaptations, rethinking, innovation and teamwork. So what can benefits technology do to make life easier for employees? The Voya Employee Benefits Enrollment Team provided some insight. This week on The Source, we talked with Krista Manning , AVP of Employee Benefits Enrollment and Tim O’Connor , Director of Partner Engagement. Due to the pandemic, majority of employees are now …

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Aflac Signs Agreement to Acquire Group Benefits Business | Benzinga | 3/20/2020

… the location of where business activities reside today. “This transaction, together with last year’s acquisition of Argus Dental and Vision, expands Aflac’s value proposition and enhances our position on the first page of the employee benefits enrollment ,” said Richard L. Williams, Jr. , executive vice president and chief distribution officer of Aflac U.S. “We intend to build upon the strong framework created by Zurich by continuing to grow Aflac’s group benefits …

Securian to acquire a Houston-based employee benefits enrollment company | Star Tribune | 11/26/2019

Securian Financial announced Monday it is acquiring Empyrean Benefit Solutions, a Houston-based employee benefits enrollment and human resources administration company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed but it is likely one of St. Paul-based Securian’s largest deals in the last four years and should help Securian solidify its position in Fortune’s annual list of 500 largest public companies. The deal is expected to close by the end …

What to Know Now: Maud Borup’s Expansion, Securian’s Next Acquisition - Twin Cities Business | 11/26/2019

… 2019 TCB Staff Securian Financial buys Empyrean: St. Paul-based Securian Financial Group Inc. announced Monday that it is acquiring Empyrean Benefit Solutions Inc. Based in Minneapolis, Empyrean specializes in providing a platform for employee benefits enrollment and human resources administration. Chris Hilger, Securian Financial’s chairman, president and CEO said the deal will open up other new growth opportunities for the company. Empyrean will continue to be operated independently. Candy …

Securian Financial Strengthens Position in Employee Benefits Market by Acquiring Empyrean Benefit Solutions | Malvern Daily Record | 11/25/2019

Securian Financial Group, Inc., announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Empyrean Benefit Solutions, Inc., a company with a leading platform for employee benefits enrollment and human resources administration. Empyrean, which will remain an independently operated organization, delivers a single platform for all benefits administration, enrollment, education and communication. Its technology integrates insurance carriers with payroll systems and other third-party administrators, helping employees understand their …

Securian Financial acquires Empyrean Benefit Solutions | 11/25/2019

… one of the largest direct writers of group life insurance in the US, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Empyrean Benefit Solutions, Inc., a company with a “leading platform” for employee benefits enrollment and human resources administration. Empyrean, which will remain an independently operated organization, delivers a single platform for all benefits administration, enrollment, education and communication. Its technology integrates insurance carriers with payroll systems and …

Employee Benefit Adviser’s Open Enrollment Readiness Survey Sees Rise of Student Loan Programs | PRWeb | 8/14/2019

… 75% of employers having implemented this option. This is followed by telemedicine benefits and high deductible health plans at 69% of employers. The OERB is a performance benchmark that quantifies companies’ preparedness for annual employee benefits enrollment . Each month SourceMedia Research and Employee Benefit Adviser survey more than 400 HR and benefits executives at organizations of various sizes and across multiple industries. These professionals are asked to rate their completion …

Benefitfocus Earns Bronze Telly Award for Customer Video Excellence - NASDAQ.com | 6/26/2019

… videos for employers, insurance carriers and partners on the Benefitfocus BenefitsPlace™ platform. BenefitsPlace is the largest benefits platform in the industry, with over 25 million consumers connecting to industry recognized brands. The platform simplifies employee benefits enrollment , engagement and management. As part of that simplified benefits selection approach, Benefitfocus embeds videos to educate consumers about their benefit offerings and help them make informed benefits choices. The Telly-winning video produced …

EBA’s Open Enrollment Readiness Benchmark: Employers Continue to Struggle With Goal Setting, Communication Programs | PRWeb | 11/17/2017

… out the overall value of the benefits employees receive as part of their compensation.” The Open Enrollment Readiness Benchmark is a data-based performance benchmark that gauges how prepared employers are for their annual employee benefits enrollment periods. The benchmark is sponsored by ADP. To produce the results, SourceMedia Research and EBA each month survey more than 400 pre-screened HR and benefits executives at organizations of various sizes and …

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Securian to acquire a Houston-based employee benefits enrollment company | Star Tribune | 11/26/2019

Securian Financial announced Monday it is acquiring Empyrean Benefit Solutions, a Houston-based employee benefits enrollment and human resources administration company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed but it is likely one of St. Paul-based Securian’s largest deals in the last four years and should help Securian solidify its position in Fortune’s annual list of 500 largest public companies. The deal is expected to close by the end …

What to Know Now: Maud Borup’s Expansion, Securian’s Next Acquisition - Twin Cities Business | 11/26/2019

A roundup of business news from around the state, curated by TCB editors. Christine Lantinen, owner of candy company Maud Borup. (Photo courtesy of the Small Business Administration) November 26, 2019 TCB Staff Securian Financial buys Empyrean: St. Paul-based Securian Financial Group Inc. announced Monday that it is acquiring Empyrean Benefit Solutions Inc. Based in Minneapolis, Empyrean specializes in providing a platform for employee benefits enrollment and human resources …