Technology has changed the way businesses manage daily tasks, including employee benefits. This course teaches the audience about SaaS, software as a service, and how it’s revolutionizing the healthcare industry and creating a massive influx of new industry participants. Attendees will learn how these tools make benefit enrollment easier, including online portals and how employers can use these to connect to their Payroll, HRIS and other systems.
About the Speaker:
David Reid has 30 years of experience working in the employee benefits and group insurance industry. After working as a whole sale distributor of group based benefit products for two major insurance companies Mr. Reid became a consultant and agent for Unison Benefits Management, a leading provider in the Minneapolis/St. Paul marketplace that was eventually acquired by Gallagher Benefit Services Inc.
In 1999 Mr. Reid was among the first to venture into the world of online technology designed for employee benefits enrollment and communication. In 2005 he co-founded Apprize Technology Solutions which is a current industry leader in benefits enrollment technology. After working with numerous online platforms Mr. Reid created a proprietary application for employee benefits communication and enrollment with unique capabilities for small and mid-sized employers. The product is currently distributed as EaseCentral with corporate headquarters in San Francisco and a Customer Success Center in Las Vegas.