Meeting/Event Information

May 2019 Meeting

May 23, 2019
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Evansville Central Library - Browning Event Rooms A & B
200 SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Evansville, IN 47713

EHRA May 2019 Meeting

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Evansville Central Library Browning Rooms


11am-11:30am Registration and Networking
11:30am-12pm Lunch 
12pm-1pm Program

PROGRAM: Winter is Coming: Steps to getting your employee benefits house together

Do you find yourself trying your best to keep up with the latest employee benefits trends and cost solutions but “HR” happens?  Are you under the knife to find new revenue or suffer the consequences?  Join Ben as he shares steps to consider in order getting your house in order as we move into 3rd and 4th quarter. 

Ben’s talk will include:

  • What’s trending in employee benefits
  • The conversations happening between HR and the executive office
  • Steps to consider taking to create better benefits at lower costs


Winter is coming!  Let’s be strategic in the coming months, gather the troops and put a great plan of action in place!

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SPEAKER: Ben Schmitt

Ben works with HR and Executives to identify and eliminate the medical overspend in their health plan to drive the best value. By focusing on quality, efficiency, and best-in-class care within the healthcare supply chain, he helps clients achieve a competitive advantage through talent acquisition and increased EBITDA. Yes, it is possible. Ben has made it happen and will continue to stay on the forefront of innovative ways to make it happen.

Each of Ben’s clients has different goals and priorities, and he helps guide them to create a customized benefit program that fits their unique needs. 

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  • Employee Benefit Plan Strategy
  • Health Plan Cost Savings
  • Proper Deployment of Benefit Plan Technology
  • Employee Communication Programs
  • Statutory Compliance
  • Health Care Reform
  • Employee Well-being
  • Onsite/Nearsite Clinics


Ben graduated from University of Southern Indiana with a Bachelor of Science Degree. Before joining the German American insurance team, he gained experience working for one of the 40 largest insurance agencies in the country. Ben lives in Newburgh with his wife, Jennie, and kids Tyler, Emma, Abe and Weston. Ben enjoys family fun like trips to Disney, coaching youth sports, and relaxing in their backyard treehouse.



$15.00 Member Ticket
$20.00 after 07:00 pm May 20

$30.00 Guest Ticket
$35.00 after 07:00 pm May 20

$0.00 Student Ticket

$0.00 Life Ticket

Future Meetings

May 2019 Meeting

May 23, 2019
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Evansville Central Library - Browning Event Rooms A & B
200 SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Evansville, IN 47713


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