USI Insurance Services (“USI”) the world’s market leader in the field of risk management and employee benefits and retirement planning, today made an announcement about the purchase of Vincennes in Indiana, a employee benefits advisory and brokerage business, Benefits 7, Inc. The terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. The announcement was made by Benefits 7’s Benefits 7 Partner, James Franklin James Franklin said: “This exciting partnership with USI will further enhance our ability to assist employers in optimizing their benefits plans, by providing access to the USI’s extensive range of solutions that are industry-leading and expert.” “Since the company’s establishment back in 1987, Benefits 7 has grown to become one of the top advisors to employee benefits within Indiana,” stated Benefits 7 Partner Guy Henry. “By joining with USI one of the largest insurance consulting and brokerage companies customers will gain from the Advantage(r) platform. Advantage(r) platform that provides precise analytics and superior information aimed at improving benefits, improving health of employees and cutting cost.” William Henry, Benefits 7 Partner, stated: “Together, Benefits 7 and USI will provide a distinct array of employee benefit as well as property and casualty retirement and personal risk solutions to our loyal customers who will continue to collaborate with the same group of local experts they’ve come to trust and have confidence in.” Thomas Cassady, the regional CEO of USI, said: “We are thrilled to be able to welcome the skilled and experienced professionals of Benefits 7 to the USI family. Together, we are looking at building on their reputation for excellence and providing the highest quality of service and knowledge for our existing and future customers throughout Indiana and across the Midwest area.” What is USI USI is among the biggest insurance brokerages and consulting firms worldwide providing insurance and property, as well as individual risk, employee benefit retirement, and program services to large risk management customers as well as middle market companies small-sized firms, and individuals. USI brings together over 88,000 top professionals across 200 offices that cater to clients who have local, national as well as international needs. USI has grown into a top insurance brokerage and consulting company through the use of USI Advantage(r) Advantage(r), an interactive platform that combines the latest and most innovative solutions for clients that connect local resources, as well as corporate-wide collaboration to produce specific results with positive overall impact. USI draws the best professionals from the industry with a history of enduring and deep commitment to Our locales. To learn more, go to usi.com or follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter.
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