CLEVELAND – Oct. 7, 2019 – Oswald Companies, one of the largest independently owned insurance brokerages in the U.S., has announced the acquisition of UROne Benefits.
UROne Benefits is a health insurance and Medicare benefits brokerage firm, based in Litchfield, Ohio, which specializes in delivering individual and family health insurance, along with the full range of Medicare plans and coverages.
Effective as of Oct. 1, 2019, UROne Benefits’ employees are now employee-owners of Oswald and will continue operations at their Litchfield office through year-end, with future plans to merge into Oswald’s Medina branch office location.
UROne Benefits was founded in 2001 by Stan Sieniawski and his daughter, Nicki Miklos, who serves as Vice President of Sales and Operations. Stan’s son-in-law Matt Miklos serves as Vice President of Marketing and Technology. Prior to UROne Benefits, Sieniawski spent over 25 years in the Ohio health insurance field including leadership positions at Medical Mutual, Medical Life and CBIZ.
This acquisition marks a culmination of a strategic partnership between UROne Benefits and Oswald – the largest employee benefit services firm in Northeast Ohio as ranked by Crain’s Cleveland Business – to meet the individual health insurance and Medicare needs of Oswald’s commercial client base throughout Ohio.
“After our long-time partnership of delivering UROne Benefits to our clients, we are proud to officially welcome the team to Oswald,” said Robert Klonk, Chief Executive Officer, Oswald Companies. “This move is additive to our existing services, and will continue to strengthen our expertise and ability to best serve our clients at the individual level, especially the Medicare-eligible.”
Klonk added, “We are excited to welcome Stan, Nicki, Matt, and the rest of the experienced UROne Benefits team to our employee-owner family, and look forward to extending their knowledge and service to benefit our valued clients.”
“Our team at UROne Benefitss is thrilled to take this next step and expand our reach and value as a division of Oswald,” said Sieniawski. “We look forward to expanding upon our partnerships with clients, and growing together through our combined deep benches of talent and solutions, all delivered through Oswald’s distinctive brand of care and service.”
About UROne Benefits
Since 2001, UROne Benefits has helped over 60,000 individuals, families and Medicare beneficiaries find personal health insurance policies to meet their individual needs. Learn more at uronebenefits.com.
About Oswald Companies
Founded in 1893, Cleveland-based and employee-owned, Oswald is one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerage and risk management firms. As a proud Partner of Assurex Global, the world’s largest association of privately held insurance brokers, our risk management professionals service and support the needs of our clients throughout the U.S. and worldwide. Learn more at www.OswaldCompanies.com.