Schaumburg, Ill. (June 21, 2016) – Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is proud to announce the hiring of Holly Lane who will serve as an account executive in the Employee Benefits division. Holly brings over 15 years of experience to the team and has a strong background within the mid-market segment servicing a variety of industries.

In her new role, Holly will execute multi-faceted benefit plans that attract and retain employees, while managing costs and efficiency for private equity firms.  

“Holly is dedicated to understanding where her clients are currently and identifying where they should be in the long-term,” said Jason Blomquist, senior vice president and employee benefits practice leader at Assurance. “She’s a great asset, and we’re excited to welcome her to our team.” 

Holly currently holds her Wellness Certificate and sits on the board for OMNI Youth Services – a not for profit focused on at-risk youth and families. She is also a member of Pathways to Successful Living and has held various volunteer positions within the organization. Holly is a graduate of Valparaiso University with a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Prior to becoming an account executive at Assurance, Holly held diverse roles at both a large insurance brokerage and Cigna Healthcare.  

Holly will work out of Assurance’s Schaumburg headquarters.

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