CompBenefits Starts Strong in 2006
Atlanta (February 2, 2006) – CompBenefits, a leader in the dental and vision insurance industry, announced double digit growth results in 2005, and continued momentum for the first month of 2006. The company achieved an overall growth rate of 10% in 2005, and, across the states of Kentucky, Ohio, Mississippi, Illinois, North Carolina and Texas, earned an exceptional rate of 30% or more.
"We are extremely pleased with our growth in 2005," commented Kirk Rothrock, CompBenefits President and CEO. "Our decades of experience and dedication to the member have proven to be the cornerstone for steady expansion. We knew the 2005 numbers were going to be good, so it gave us a chance to get a head start on the coming year. Based on the number of new customers in January I am very optimistic about what we can accomplish in 2006."
In addition to achieving excellent growth last year, CompBenefits also forged relationships with a number of prestigious companies in 2005. An extensive list of new customers includes:
"CompBenefits is pleased to be selected for dental and vision benefits by a wide variety of new groups," said Mr. Rothrock. "This diversity of clients validates the ongoing trend we see of employers who want to improve employee retention and morale finding that providing dental and vision benefits is a very effective tool."
- Stein Mart
- Orlando Regional Healthcare Systems
- Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami
- North East ISD in San Antonio
- Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
- Florida Community College at Jacksonville
- Barry University
- Medica Health Plan
- Franciscan Sisters of Chicago
- Wayne Dalton
- Arlington ISD
- Sedano's Supermarkets
- Winter Haven Hospital
- Harrison County School District
- Cincinnati Children's Hospital
- Metro Nashville Public School
CompBenefits currently has almost 5 million members. With Dental HMO, PPO and indemnity insurance, as well as flexible hybrid products, the company offers plans to fulfill a wide variety of needs. In addition to the more traditional benefits, CompBenefits offers many money saving programs based on an expansive network of vision and dental care providers nationwide.