TOLEDO, Ohio, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Hylant Group, one of the largest privately owned insurance brokerage firms in the nation, has hired industry veteran Scott Dillabaugh as senior vice president and employee benefits sales leader for its Cleveland, Ohio office. In this role, he will be part of the employee benefits practice, a member of the local management team and responsible for growth initiatives, client executive mentoring and professional recruiting.
"Scott will have an immediate impact and influence in the Cleveland office based on his industry experience and knowledge," said John Chaney, president of Hylant's Cleveland office and regional vice president. "His expertise in employee benefits will add valuable depth to our practice group as we help our clients navigate health care reform."
Dillabaugh earned his bachelor's degree in business administration at Hanover College in Hanover, Ind. Prior to joining Hylant, he was the national group benefits sales director at M&T Insurance Agency in Buffalo, N.Y. He was also a managing partner at Palmer & Cay/Wachovia Insurance and office sales leader at Marsh & McLennan in Columbus, Ohio.
Hylant's Employee Benefits Practice focuses on healthcare planning, consumerism, contribution and health-management strategies. Its goal is to balance human capital and business objectives for its clients.
About Hylant Group
Founded in 1935, Hylant Group is a full-service insurance brokerage with 12 offices in Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Tennessee, and employs more than 600 employees. As a member of the Worldwide Broker Network, Hylant offers complete risk management services, employee benefits consultation, loss control, 401(k) and financial services, healthcare management and insurance solutions for businesses and individuals. Hylant is one of the largest privately held brokerage firms in the United States and serves a wide variety of clients locally, nationally, and internationally. For more information, visit www.hylant.com.
SOURCE Hylant Group