Seth Vandegrift

Director of Innovation & Growth

Seth has five years of analytics experience and a strong knowledge of employee benefits, plan structure and modeling. He has been involved in financial analysis for clients and prospects, client reporting, and coordination with our in-house actuarial team. His primary job responsibilities as Director of Innovation & Growth are to support our consulting team in driving innovative benefit strategies that improve employee benefits and reduce costs.

Professional Experience
BENEFIT COMMERCE GROUP, Scottsdale, AZ 2020-Present
Inc. 5000 4-Time Honoree; Healthiest Employers Since 2014; Best Places to Work 5-Time Honoree
Director of Innovation & Growth – Part of Alera Group, this firm specializes and is a thought leader in employee benefits. Largest and most experienced benefits team in the area, providing clients with advice, advocacy and results.
• Proven record of sustainable strategies to help clients, their employees and families save money on health plans. Typical client has saved $10,000+ per employee over a 5-year period, without reducing value of benefits.
• We make life easier for our clients’ HR teams, focusing on employee communication, engagement and HR technology to help them recruit and retain productive workers.
• Over 200 client awards for wellness and benefit programs in past 5 years, including: Wellness Council of Arizona and Healthiest Employers.
• We conduct annual Arizona Employee Benefits Benchmarking Survey.
• We are Title Sponsor of Phoenix division of Accelerent, a business development organization.

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