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TRISTAR Benefit Administrators Appoints VP/Sales


TRISTAR has named Ty Sleiter as Vice President of Sales for its West Des Moines, Iowa-based TRISTAR Benefit Administrators (TBA) division, effective immediately. He will be responsible for all facets of sales and marketing of the company's comprehensive benefit packages and administrative services for employers throughout the Midwest.

“With Ty's in-depth knowledge of the Midwest insurance market, we feel he will contribute greatly to introducing our proven programs and services to a larger number of entities in both the public and private business sectors,” said Joe McLaughlin, TRISTAR's Sr. VP of Sales & Marketing. “Over the past year, we've augmented our staff with experienced insurance professionals who are helping us expand our services and deliver all the advantages of our self-funded employee benefit plans.”

Sleiter has been instrumental in helping both private businesses and public entities implement strategic insurance solutions and gain a competitive edge. Most recently, he served as the Iowa Team Leader for Aon Risk Services to expand their presence in the state. He has over 10 years of experience as insurance consultant and account executive for a number of top Iowa-based insurance and risk-management companies, including Cottingham & Butler, Holmes, Murphy & Associates, and Ahrold Fay Rosenberg.

He is a graduate of the University of Iowa, an Iowa Association of Business and Industry Advisory Council member, and has accumulated an array of professional development skills through organizations such as the Hartford School of Insurance, John Maxwell Authentic Leadership program, Brian Tracy Platinum Mentoring Series, and DM Leadership Network.

TRISTAR Benefit Administrators (TBA), a division of TRISTAR Risk Management, is a leading third party administrator established in 1972 that offers cost-effective employee benefit packages as well as design of self-funded benefit plans. TBA also provides comprehensive administrative services that help employers effectively control costs.

TRISTAR Insurance Group
Joe McLaughlin, Sr. VP, Sales & Marketing
714-543-0700, ext. 3423 phone
714-245-4713 fax

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