Schaumburg, Ill. (June 26, 2019) – Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is pleased to announce the hiring of Chris Pappas. Chris will serve as vice president for the employee benefits practice at Assurance’s Schaumburg, Ill headquarters. The brokerage prides itself on attracting industry leading professionals like Chris and retaining the best insurance talent by incentivizing their knowledge, investing in their professional careers, and recognizing their achievements.

Chris identifies his clients’ needs, pain points and future goals through strategic plan development. He uses his background in both property & casualty and employee benefits to create a strategy focused on prevention and claim resolution. Enveloping those key elements will control healthcare expenses, minimize risk and maximize the health and well-being of clients’ employees. 

“We’re excited to welcome Chris Pappas to our employee benefits division. By bringing Chris into our organization, we know we are hiring one of the best and brightest insurance professionals in the industry who will deliver outstanding results for our clients,” said Tony Alberico, senior vice president and practice leader. 

“I love being a trusted advisor for my clients while working together to develop cutting-edge benefit solutions for their future. At Assurance, I look forward to exceeding previous achievements and building new relationships with colleagues, clients and future clients,” said Chris Pappas.

Chris graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Southern Illinois University in Communication Disorders & Sciences. In his spare time, he volunteers with the Juvenile Protective Association. 

About Assurance

Assurance is the premier national insurance brokerage for clients and industry professionals. In stark contrast to its peers, privately-owned Assurance has become the 12th largest independent broker by taking the long view. The company takes an alternative approach by investing an industry-leading percentage of its revenues back into the services clients need to improve their business. It also attracts and retains the best insurance talent by rewarding their expertise, investing in their futures, and recognizing their contributions. Assurance's ‘A’ Team is connected by a Great Place to Work culture that fosters a highly productive working environment where professionals perform their best and deliver outstanding client results. Visit us at www.assuranceagency.com