BAN Blog

EAP: How They are Helping U.S. Employees During the Pandemic

By Bobbi Kloss, BAN Director of Human Capital Management - September 14, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively affected many people’s mental health and created new challenges for those already suffering from mental illness. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF), approximately  4 in 10 adults in the U.S. have reported symptoms of anxiety or depressive disorder, up from one in ten adults who reported these symptoms from January to June [Read More]

Welcome to the BAN Family, PSH Insurance!

By Caroline Williams - September 2, 2021

Benefit Advisors Network is pleased to welcome our newest agency, PSH Insurance, to the BAN network. PSH Insurance Inc. is a locally owned, independent health and life insurance brokerage firm serving Hawaii businesses and individuals since 1982. Based in Honolulu, PSH offers a wide assortment of high-quality products from a broad range of vendors. In [Read More]

Benefit Advisors Network Announces Actuarial Directors for Canadian Market

By Benefit Advisors Network - July 26, 2021

Actuarial Solutions Inc. to Provide Actuarial Support to BAN Canada and Its Members FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jessica Tiller 442-621-7690 or jtiller@pughandtillerpr.com CLEVELAND, OH and TORONTO, CANADA (7/27/21) – Benefit Advisors Network (BAN), the premiere international network of independent employee benefits firms, has named Joe Nunes, co-founder and Executive Chairman of Actuarial Solutions Inc., as well as Jason Vary, President [Read More]

Workforce Dynamics: Workplace Violence Prevention and Diversity & Inclusion Culture

By Caroline Williams - June 24, 2021

A North American Discussion VIEW THE RECORDING>> Robust workplace dynamics policies and processes are often placed secondary to employers’ bottom line. But where this way of operation was once accepted, employers’ priorities are being challenged by a shift in perceptions and attitudes led by a new generation, Gen Z’ers, and their expectation that employers should [Read More]

Benefit Advisors Network Promotes Denise Stefanoff to Director of Client Management and National Partnerships

By Benefit Advisors Network - June 22, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH (6/23/21) – Benefit Advisors Network (BAN) – the premier international network of independent employee benefit firms – has promoted Denise Stefanoff to Director of Client Management and National Partnerships.   In her new role, Stefanoff will be responsible for leading her team of national account executives in providing outstanding client experiences to members [Read More]

Healthcare Happy Hour with NAHU and BAN

By Benefit Advisors Network - May 7, 2021

NAHU CEO Janet Stokes Trautwein sits down with Perry Braun, executive director of Benefit Advisors Network. The two discuss President Biden’s first 100 days in office, the impact of the pandemic on our industry, current and future industry trends, NAHU’s advocacy efforts, and more. Listen to the Podcast Here>>