Amwins Forms National Employee Benefits General Agency
Three general agencies specializing in employee benefits – LISI, BrokerNet USA and Amwins Group Benefits Small Business – have come together to form Amwins Connect Insurance Services, LLC, a national general agency.
As a combined entity, Amwins Connect Insurance Services will provide its medical and ancillary group health insurance products and service across eight states including Arizona, California, Connecticut, Maryland, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Virginia and Washington D.C. with more to come.
Collectively, the organizations will provide fully insured medical and ancillary product lines, offering:
- Access to services in multiple lines of business, including medical, life, vision and disability insurances across multiple carriers.
- A suite of services designed to make it easier for employers to offer multi-carrier health plans to their workforces.
- A technology suite to handle everything from quoting to proposals, onboarding, eligibility and more.
- A distribution model that helps carriers access employer groups.
Additionally, Amwins is rebranding Group Benefits Services, its Maryland based TPA, to Amwins Connect Administrators effective April 1.
Amwins Group, Inc. is an independent wholesale distributor of specialty insurance products serving retail insurance agents by providing property and casualty products, specialty group benefit products, and administrative services. Based in Charlotte, N.C., the company operates through more than 125 offices globally and handles premium placements in excess of $24 billion annually.