(Westlake Village, CA) June 28, 2017 – Westlake Risk & Insurance Services, Inc. is pleased to announce that it is now affiliated with Benefits America, LLC, the fourth largest benefits broker in southern California. “Affiliation with Benefits America is by invitation only, which makes Westlake Risk especially proud knowing that we were selected based on our reputation with carriers, professionalism, experience and client satisfaction,” said Peter Winter, President, Employee Benefits of Westlake Risk.
This new partnership is a major benefit for Westlake Risk clients and potential clients. It gives the agency platinum status with all major benefits carriers, such as Anthem, Aetna, United Healthcare and CIGNA to name a few; additionally, the agency will have the capacity to offer more competitive rates to clients and will have access to the highest-level executives at the carriers to broker the best deal and problem solve for those clients with special circumstances.
Westlake Risk is one of only five agencies in southern California invited to become an affiliate of Benefits America. “At Westlake Risk our mission and top priority is to provide our clients with exceptional service and ensure that their insurance needs are fully sustained. Our partnership with Benefits America will help us to achieve our goal of always achieving the highest level of client satisfaction,” said Winter.
About Westlake Risk & Insurance Services, Inc.
Westlake Risk & Insurance Services, Inc. is part of one of the largest independent insurance agencies in the country. Headquartered in Westlake Village, CA and with a second location serving the Bay area in Larkspur, CA. The agency is an affiliate of the United Agencies group and handles all lines of coverage including – Employee Benefits, Workers Compensation, Property & Casualty and Personal Lines insurance. Westlake Risk has full access to all insurance markets in all states and is approaching one billion dollars in premiums annually. Steve Stanfield and Peter Winter are the two principal partners for the agency and they share in the oversight of the day to day operations for the agency. Westlake Risk will celebrate its eight year anniversary in November 2017.
About Benefits America, LLC
Benefits America is a dedicated group focused in designing, delivering and implementing benefit packages for businesses of all sizes and industries. The exclusive partnership relationship teams the market-leading strengths of five premier partner agencies with over 15 years of experience. We are focused on exceeding our client’s expectations by hiring the best talent and working with top providers to develop benefit programs that foster a healthy and productive workplace and workforce. Benefits America is founded on the principle that we are stronger together and better able to deliver industry leading expertise and experience to our clients.
For more information about Westlake Risk & Insurance Services, Inc. visit the website at www.westlakerisk.com or call 805-413-0250.