GBS Benefits, one of Utah’s preeminent Employee Benefits brokers and consultants, became part of the Leavitt Group effective January 1, 2006. The Leavitt Group is the largest Utah-based insurance brokerage and the 20th largest insurance sales organization in the United States. GBS Benefits will continue to serve its current client base with additional property & casualty products provided by Leavitt Group agencies. Through its affiliation with GBS Benefits, Leavitt Group agencies will have access to the Employee Benefits products and consultative services provided by GBS Benefits.
“Our two insurance-based organizations compliment each other,” says Eric Leavitt, President of Leavitt Group Enterprises. “GBS will be a great asset to our agencies as they work to meet the Employee Benefits, Human Resources Consulting and workplace safety needs of their clients. Likewise, GBS Benefits will be able to more fully serve their clients by offering them property and casualty insurance products as well as safety and risk management services.”
“Both of our organizations will significantly expand our product offerings through this affiliation,” says Rick Fielding, President of GBS. “It is exciting to be a part of this and to see such an increase in our ability to meet client needs.”
The Leavitt Group is a network of over seventy independent insurance agencies in more than 90 locations. The Leavitt Group provides affiliated agencies with management services, specialty products, and greater access to insurance markets that create a stable insurance environment for clients. More information about the Leavitt Group can be found at http://www.leavitt.com/.
Group Benefit Services, Inc. (GBS Benefits) is a full service insurance and employee benefits firm. GBS Benefits currently insures over 500 Utah companies. GBS also services employee needs in multiple states throughout the western. More information about GBS Benefits can be found at http://www.gbsbenefits.com/.