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OneDigital Acquires Valley Benefits
OneDigital Acquires Valley Benefits
National Firm Expands Footprint to Wisconsin Market
ATLANTA, GA – July 16, 2019 – OneDigital Health and Benefits, the nation’s largest company focused exclusively on employee benefits and HR, has acquired Valley Benefits in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Founder Nick Bauer and his team will continue serving the firm’s clients with the same level of exceptional client service they are accustomed to receiving.
Valley Benefits works with clients across a range of industries, emphasizing client services and clear benefits assessments, using a strategic yet practical approach to meet clients’ unique needs and create a competitive and affordable benefits package. By joining OneDigital, the firm’s clients will have access to enhanced offerings including innovative enrollment technology, HR support tools, health and wellbeing experts and national compliance resources.
“OneDigital offers employers a combination of technology, strategic benefit advisory services, analytics, compliance support, human resources management tools and comprehensive insurance offerings, all with a personal touch,” says Valley Benefits Founder Nick Bauer. “In this ever-changing landscape, employers require more services to ensure their employees receive the best offerings. OneDigital’s experience and wide range of solutions, innovative thinking and strategic perspective will allow us to improve all aspects of plan design and performance.”
With the recent news of OneDigital’s largest acquisition to-date, OneDigital’s comprehensive advisory services and market-leading solutions are offered in almost 90 offices throughout the country, serving almost 50,000 clients. The firm has a well-established track record of doubling and tripling the size of operations in new markets and is seeking additional firms to join this team over the next 12-24 months.
We are excited to welcome Nick and his team of industry experts to OneDigital. Not only are we expanding our reach in the Wisconsin market, but we’re adding a breadth of industry knowledge and experience. While a great cultural fit, Nick also brings unique market insights and approach to customer care that aligns seamlessly with our long-term vision and possesses the type of leadership required to carry out our strategic goals.
— Kristine Meuse, Regional Managing Principal, OneDigital
About OneDigital Health and Benefits
OneDigital Health and Benefits, the nation’s largest company focused exclusively on employee benefits and HR, combines people and technology to power business growth. Serving companies of all sizes, OneDigital offers employers a sophisticated combination of strategic benefit advisory services, analytics, compliance support, human resources management tools and comprehensive insurance offerings. Headquartered in Atlanta, OneDigital's more than 1,600 employee benefits and human resource strategists serve the needs of more than 50,000 employers across the nation and manages over $5.8 billion in premiums as a result. OneDigital has been named to the Inc. 5000 List of America’s fastest-growing companies every year since 2007. Currently listed as 13th in EBA’s Top 50 Brokers in the Large Employer Group, OneDigital’s experience offers a fresh thinking and strategic perspective that will improve all aspects of plan design and performance.
About Valley Benefits
Valley Benefits offers a variety of health insurance options including Self-Funded and Fully-Insured. Additionally, we offer a vast variety of digital onboarding systems, allowing companies to customize and streamline their hiring process. Benefits purchasing can be a complex event, we’re here to help you meet your company’s group needs. Our experience and expertise has made Valley Benefits an authority in the health insurance industry.
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