DUBUQUE, IOWA - Platinum Supplemental Insurance
has announced the introduction of their new Worksite Division and the addition of Duane Frick
of Dubuque as Director of Worksite Development.
The new division is designed specifically to help employers add voluntary supplemental insurance to their benefit package.
The launch of the Worksite
Division comes as a direct result of Platinum's newest release in September of their Cancer, Heart Attack and Stroke insurance product that offers enhanced screening and wellness benefits beyond those presented in traditional supplemental insurance products.
With the addition of the Worksite
Division, this product is being made available to companies and business of all sizes to offer to their employees as an enhancement to their current benefit package.
Frick brings a long history as a seasoned professional in the Dubuque financial and business industry with him and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Loras College and a MBA from the University of Dubuque.
"A healthy workforce is a productive workforce," said Frick
"By introducing employers to a voluntary benefit, we are providing a quality product that is good for their employees and an attractive recruitment and employee retention tool for them.
Statistically speaking, 83% of American employees think more highly of employers that offer voluntary benefits than those who don't."
And, according to Frick
, the benefit offering costs nothing for a company to implement and takes minimal administrative work on their end.
takes care of making the presentation to the employees at their workplace and follows up with them personally.
"We are excited to have Duane join the Platinum team, particularly as we present this new product under his direction," said Wayne Briggs, President and CEO of Platinum.
has been in the people business all his
life and has an outstanding reputation in the community that he