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Oswald Companies Appoints Steffan Moody Employee Benefits Market Leader

oswaldcompanies October 19, 2015

Oswald Companies, in its 122nd year of business overall and 10th at its Columbus branch office, has announced the promotion of Steffan Moody to Employee Benefits Market Leader, Central Ohio.

In his role, Moody is responsible for the growth and profitability of Oswald’s benefits business in the Columbus office, as well as throughout Central Ohio. In addition to designing and executing all benefits growth strategies in these markets, he also manages the operations and benefits staff in the Columbus office.

“Moody is a consummate benefits professional who exemplifies our high standards of expertise and service,” said Robert J. Klonk, Chief Executive Officer, Oswald Companies. “He has been with our employee benefits team since his employment and we are proud to see him take the next step in his career and for Oswald overall.”

“Moody continues to demonstrate his ability to advance our organization while delivering innovative benefits solutions and strategies to his clients,” said David C. Jacobs, President, Oswald Companies. “Central Ohio is very important to Oswald and his commitment to our growth and sustainability in this region is a critical part of our strategic growth plan.”

The Columbus office, which is undergoing interior design renovations, moved into its current headquarters at 349 W. Nationwide Blvd. in late 2013. In May 2014, Oswald Columbus completed the acquisition of Group Benefits Specialist, Inc.

Learn more about Oswald’s Columbus office at

In addition to its Cleveland headquarters and Columbus branch, Oswald has also has full-service branches in Akron and Detroit, and satellite offices in Cincinnati and Toledo.

Oswald is proud to be the presenting sponsoring the 2015 Smart 50 Awards, taking place on Oct.28 at the Hyatt Regency, Columbus. to recognize the top executives of the smartest 50 companies in the region for their ability to effectively build and lead savvy organizations. Learn more and register!

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 member of Assurex Global, the world’s largest association of privately held insurance brokers, our risk management professionals can service and support the needs of our clients throughout the U.S. and worldwide. Learn more at