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Bill Baldwin, one of the Founding Partners of The Partners Group, was awarded Agent of the Year by the Independent Agents & Brokers of King County. Bill was honored for his 51 years of dedication to the insurance industry.
Bill was not only recognized for his longevity in the insurance field, he was also recognized for his contributions and giving back to his community, his leadership and his kindness. “We at TPG are thrilled that Bill has received this special recognition. He has been a long time servant of our industry and represented the agents of Washington with class. We are proud to call him partner and friend,” said Rod Cruickshank, President and CEO at The Partners Group.
Bill Baldwin has a rich and storied professional legacy. […]
The “Best Practices Agency” List Highlights an Elite National Group of Independent Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
The Partner’s Group Announces a White Paper on Captives — A New Self Funded Healthcare Option for Mid-Sized Employers
December 2, 2015: The Partners Group, based out of Washington and Oregon, announces a white paper covering the new healthcare concept of becoming self funded through a captive. This white paper addresses the problem of health plan rate increases employers are experiencing with no claims data to justify the rising rates. It also addresses the difficulty in understanding true plan costs and what exactly employers are paying for due to a lack of transparency into what is driving their costs, as well as whether implementing a wellness program will actually have an impact on lowering their costs.
This whitepaper, “The Captive Option for Self Funded Employer Healthcare”, covers the benefits of captives, how they work, and the type of employers who are good […]
Nicole Pond of The Partners Group has been Named As One of Fifty Top Women Advisor “All Stars” in the Nation
October 29, 2015 – Nicole Pond has been named a Top Woman Advisor by the National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA). Pond was recognized in the “all star” category that acknowledges top women producers who have their own book of business. The “all star” category listed fifty women for the national recognition.
NAPA scrutinized nominated candidates, looking at nearly 450 nominations and 12,500 votes from individuals across the spectrum of the retirement industry. Nominees were asked to respond to a series of questions, both quantitative and qualitative, about their experience and practice. Those anonymized questionnaires were then reviewed by a blue-ribbon panel of judges who, over the course of several weeks, selected the women honored in four separate categories: all stars, captains, MVPs, and rising stars.
Rod Cruickshank, CEO of […]
Making the list for five consecutive years
Portland, Oregon- October 21, 2015- The Partners Group, a leading Northwest based financial and insurance consulting firm, has been named as one of the Healthiest Employers of Oregon by the Portland Business Journal. This is the fifth consecutive year The Partners Group has been honored to make the list in the 100-499 employee category.
The “Healthiest Employers of Oregon” program is designed to reward companies who are demonstrating innovation and leadership in their wellness programs. The award utilizes an online assessment to measure wellness programming in six key categories: leadership commitment, foundational components, strategic planning, communication, marketing, programming, interventions, reporting, and analysis. More information about the […]