Schaumburg, Ill. (June 24, 2016) – Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is proud to announce the hiring of Megan Schaar who will serve as an account executive in the Employee Benefits division. Megan strives to fully understand her clients' environment and their short and long-term needs in order to tailor the best possible solutions. 

In her new role, Megan will execute multi-faceted benefit plans that attract and retain employees. 

“Megan prides herself on her ability to bring value and customization to each client’s benefit offerings,” said Jason Blomquist, senior vice president and employee benefits practice leader at Assurance. “Her expertise makes her a great addition to the team.” 

Megan graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. She is a member of the Miami University Alumni Association and has worked with the Small Business Advocacy Council and Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council.

Prior to becoming an account executive at Assurance, Megan was a sales executive at Land of Lincoln Health where she focused on large group opportunities.  

Megan will work out of Assurance’s Chicago office.

About Assurance
Assurance is among the largest and most awarded independent insurance brokerages in the U.S. A “Top 50” broker and repeated national “Best Place to Work” winner, Assurance creates value by minimizing risk and maximizing health for 6,000 businesses and individuals across the country. The company is headquartered in Schaumburg, IL with centralized office locations in Chicago, IL and St. Louis, MO. Visit Assurance at www.assuranceagency.com.