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Get ahead of rising costs. Change your approach to benefits & make data-driven decisions.



Benefit Commerce Group, an Alera Group company, is a progressive and results-driven employee benefits consulting and brokerage firm. We are committed to creating benefit plans and strategies that make life easier and better for HR teams and that provide the best cost-effective value for employers, employees and families.


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Principals and Employee Benefits Advisors


Our team is committed to changing the way employers approach employee benefits. We cut through red tape, challenge the system and get things done that others cannot.

Every member of our team is an expert in employee benefits, with decades of experience in developing employee plans that save our clients and their employees money.  Our subject matter experts offer clients expertise, skills and technologies that would otherwise not be available to them.

SCOTT WOOD, Principal

Nationally recognized, solution-oriented executive with 30 yrs of experience in the insurance industry.

Managing Partner
CHRIS HOGAN, Principal

Over 25 yrs of experience working with employers on employee benefit plans.

Executive Vice President

Over 20 yrs of experience working with employers on employee benefit plans.

Vice President, Senior Benefits Advisor

Highly respected, results driven benefits advisor with over 25 yrs of insurance industry expertise.

Senior Employee Benefits Advisor
Amy Klawitter

Enhancing our client relationships through advocacy and understanding of needs.

Vice President, Client Strategy & Advocacy

Specializing in employee benefit solutions for small businesses.

Senior Benefits Advisor

Over 15 yrs of experience working on employee benefit plans and voluntary worksite solutions.

Benefits Advisor

Results driven sales professional with 23 yrs of experience in the employee benefits industry.

Senior Benefits Advisor

Experienced employee benefits specialist providing strategy concepts, benefit illustrations and support for establishing sustainable benefit programs.

Benefits Advisor
Ron Lain

10 years of experience as a healthcare consultant for employers, plus payroll/HR sales management background.

Benefits Advisor
Jason Ramos

Providing cutting-edge employee benefit solutions, through extensive experience in business development and customer service.

Benefits Advisor
BCG Company Awards
employee benefits firm - inc5000 award
pbj best places to work award logo
employee benefit firms - arizona wellness council award logo
employee benefit firm's healthiest employers award logo
BCG Client Awards

Healthiest Employer Awards

May 2019 – 12 Clients
May 2018 – 21 Clients
May 2017 – 14 Clients
May 2016 – 14 Clients
May 2015 – 7 Clients
March 2014 – 9 Clients
February 2013 – 4 Clients

Wellness Council Awards

September 2019 — 48 Client Awards
September 2018 — 28 Client Awards
September 2017 – 29 Client Awards
September 2016 – 24 Client Awards
December 2015 – 13 Client Awards
December 2014 – 17 Client Awards
December 2013 – 17 Client Awards
October 2013 – 3 Client Awards