San Antonio Agency Acquisition to Expand National Firm’s Presence to South Texas
ATLANTA – June 6, 2018 – OneDigital Health and Benefits, the nation’s largest employee benefits-only company, has acquired Hamstra Benefit Solutions located in San Antonio, Texas. Principal, Senior Client Executive, Janna Hamstra and her team will be able to take their commitment to customers one step further, with powerful tools and resources that will ensure clients receive an experience that is truly best in class and still features their personal touch.
Hamstra Benefit Solutions works with clients to create award-winning benefit strategies that positively affect employee morale, recruitment, and retention and make a real difference in their customer’s businesses. By partnering with OneDigital, Hamstra Benefit Solutions is positioned to provide an even greater expansion of services to their clients.
Janna and her team are the right organizational fit and their established reputation and aptitude for innovation provide an excellent foundation to collaborate effectively and strengthen our market presence. The alignment will benefit their existing client base and employer’s looking for new solutions to today’s employee benefits challenges.
— Warren Kolb, Managing Principal of OneDigital Houston
“The past several years brought unprecedented changes and increasing complexity to the employee benefits industry along with rapid growth for our firm that created unique challenges,” says Janna Hamstra, principal, senior client executive of OneDigital San Antonio. “I realized I needed to significantly reorganize or partner with a company that could provide the depth of resources that would allow us to accelerate the growth and diversification of our advisory services. Hamstra Benefit Solutions’ commitment to service, industry expertise and innovation fit seamlessly with One Digital’s values and culture.”
OneDigital’s comprehensive advisory services and market-leading solutions are offered in over 70 offices throughout the country. Responding to the convergence of broker consolidation, digitalization and an increase of millennials in the workplace, the 17-year-old company is staking a claim as “the new generation in health and benefits.”
About OneDigital Health and Benefits
OneDigital Health and Benefits, the nation’s largest company focused exclusively on employee benefits, combines people and technology to deliver the new generation of health and benefits. Serving companies of all sizes, OneDigital offers employers a sophisticated combination of strategic advisory services, analytics, compliance support, human resources capital management tools and comprehensive insurance offerings. Headquartered in Atlanta, OneDigital has over 1,100 employees throughout the country, serves 35,000 companies and manages nearly $4.5 billion in premiums. 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. For more information, please visit www.onedigital.com.
About Hamstra Benefit Solutions
Founded in 2008, Hamstra Benefit Solutions is a locally owned, independent agency focused exclusively on employee benefits. Their team of consultants has developed a comprehensive employee education and communication plan tailored for each customer's needs and their staff experience with major insurance companies have given them an "insider understanding" of the business and an advantage at the negotiating table. Additionally, they continually monitor clients’ plans, identifying trends, proactively managing costs, and keeping clients’ apprised of the ever-changing regulatory environment.
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