BenefitsCONNECT Expands Voluntary Benefits Team

Rancho Cordova, California (PressExposure) July 09, 2013 -- benefitsCONNECT®, a leader in online benefits enrollment and administration, is pleased to announce that Larry Daniels has joined our team as a Voluntary Benefits Specialist.

benefitsCONNECT® is working with carriers to distribute and sell voluntary products through the benefitsCONNECT® application. By successfully establishing key connections, benefitsCONNECT® has gained traction in the market as one of the nation's premier providers of voluntary products.

As the Voluntary Benefits Specialist, Larry is taking the lead on developing benefitsCONNECT®'s voluntary benefits strategy and carrier partnerships. He will be the in-house voluntary product expert, and will be utilizing his industry experience to work closely with carrier representatives to continue providing our business partners and clients a competitive edge in the marketplace.

Larry began his career in voluntary benefits as the Voluntary Benefit Enrollment Specialist for Colonial Life & Accident, Acordia of California Insurance Services, and subsequently American Fidelity Assurance. Prior to his arrival at benefitsCONNECT®, Larry was the Vice President of Wells Fargo Insurance Services' Voluntary Benefits division for over 12 years. Larry graduated from UC Davis for with a BA in Spanish and later with a MA in Spanish & Classics. He is also a licensed life, accident, and health broker in California and 20 other states.

"Larry will be a valuable asset to our sales and management teams due to his extensive industry knowledge and strategic thinking," says Troy R. Underwood, President/CEO. "We are excited to have Larry on board, in the new Voluntary Benefits Specialist role. He will help us take on the challenge of continuing benefitsCONNECT®'s goal to be the national leader in voluntary products distribution."

benefitsCONNECT®, a web-based benefits administration and enrollment system, provides HRIS functionality to the employer and employee, payroll and vendor data integration, consolidated billing, employee benefits and statements, employee self-service and communications, manager self-service and communications, broker commission tracking, as well as COBRA and FSA/HRA tracking. Enrollment and eligibility data is exchanged electronically though an advanced, EDI-enabled, Software as a Service (SaaS) platform.

About Transcend Technologies Group, Inc.

Founded in 2001, Transcend Technologies Group, Inc. (dba benefitsCONNECT®) is a privately held company that specializes in Internet-based software applications for the health insurance and benefits industry. Transcend licenses benefitsCONNECT® for benefits administration and online enrollment and agencyMANAGER for agency management functionality, and has established clients across the Unites State who entrust their book of business to benefitsCONNECT® products. For additional information, visit, or contact Sales at 916-421-4000 or

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