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Buiten & Associates, LLC Overview
Buiten & Associates, LLC is a full service, independent insurance agency located in Grand Rapids MI providing services for clients throughout the United States and internationally. Buiten & Associates offers a wide range of insurance products and services, tailored to meet the needs of its middle market client group. Founded in 1935, the mission at Buiten & Associates is to provide its customers with the most cost effective solutions to address their risk management priorities. We accomplish this by hiring experienced insurance professionals (currently 46 employees) that have both industry knowledge and customer service skills required by our clients. Buiten & Associates will stand out because we obtain results only achieved through experience and determination.
The keys to the success at Buiten & Associates include a long standing client base that is loyal to the values of our firm. Our annual client retention across the entire agency is in excess of 98%. Our belief is that experience matters and that the role of producer/owner is critical to the success of our client relationships. The ethical business practices are the baseline of what we do for our customers, both visible and invisible, including compensation. Insurance coverage is the most valuable risk management tool used by our middle market clients; we understand and stand behind the products we sell to our clients.
Buiten & Associates, LLC Affiliations
Benefit Advisors Network (BAN), is the premier national, credentialed network of independent benefit advisory & consulting companies. Through best practice sharing, market clout leveraging and shared capital for investments, BAN delivers the power of Smart Partners™ - through industry leading tools, technology and expertise, member firms can deliver optimum results for their employee benefits customers.
The National Association of Health Underwriters represents more than 100,000 licensed health insurance agents, brokers, general agents, consultants and benefit professionals through more than 200 chapters across America. NAHU members service the health insurance needs of large and small employers as well as people seeking individual health insurance coverage. Every day, NAHU members work to obtain insurance for clients who are struggling to balance their desire to purchase high-quality and comprehensive health coverage with the reality of rapidly escalating medical care costs. As such, one of NAHU's primary goals is to do everything to promote access to affordable health insurance coverage.
For nearly seven decades, SHRM has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resource management. SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States.
Areas Served by Buiten & Associates, LLC
Team at Buiten & Associates, LLC
Employee Benefits Consultant and team lead for employee benefits department.
Employee Benefits consultant and client relationship manager
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