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Feb, 06 2014

The Meltzer Group and Helios HR announce formal partnership


poweredByV3The Meltzer Group, a leading insurance broker based in Bethesda, has partnered with Helios HR, an award-winning human resources company based in Reston, Va. The announcement was made today jointly by The Meltzer Group’s Founder and CEO, Alan Meltzer, and Kathy Albarado, President and CEO of Helios HR.

“We’re very excited to announce this partnership and get it underway,” Meltzer explained. “Helios HR is a perfect fit for The Meltzer Group. By teaming with Helios HR, it allows us to connect our clients in the large employer segment (more than 50 employees) who need support and innovative solutions in the areas in which Helios HR excels. With a strong culture of high quality service, adaptability and problem solving, our business model and values align perfectly.”

The partnership between the companies will allow them to connect clients, who in turn can utilize the services of The Meltzer Group and Helios HR in a number of capacities. The Meltzer Group’s wide-range of health and welfare services, including its award-winning employee benefits implementation, will complement Helios HR’s expertise in a number of human capital management areas, including: compensation and benefits; workforce planning and recruitment; management and employee development; HR technology; mergers and acquisitions; HR regulatory compliance; and organizational development.

“Helios and The Meltzer Group have been working together to provide HR and benefit services for our clients for well over a decade. Now with our formalized partnership, we can provide additional expertise and education as we navigate through the changes of Healthcare Reform. We advise enlightened leaders on how to build a culture of intention to attract, grow and retain exceptional people – and benefits are absolutely a part of that,” said Albarado.

The Meltzer Group offers services spanning five divisions: life insurance, health and welfare services, retirement plan consulting, property and casualty and wealth management. Helios HR specializes in human resource management outsourcing, human capital consulting and talent acquisition.

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About The Meltzer Group
Founded in 1982 by Alan Meltzer, The Meltzer Group is a diversified comprehensive insurance brokerage and advisory practice specializing in life insurance, health and welfare services, retirement plan consulting, property & casualty insurance, and wealth management. Beginning with just a single insurance agent, we’ve grown to become an industry-leading company with over 100 dedicated employees. Utilizing exceptional service and innovative problem-solving, our devoted professionals believe that our clients’ needs and desires are the most important factors in the insurance and financial management process.

About Helios HR
Helios HR was launched as our founder and CEO, Kathy Albarado, had seen the lows of improper leadership and the success of growing a culture of intention. Through those experiences that Helios’ mission was formed: to work with enlightened leaders to help them build a culture of intention. A culture that attracts, engages and retains exceptional people, leading to success for the entire organization. Helios is committed to responding quickly, adapting to changes, and carefully tailoring our human capital services to help our clients grow effective cultures and bring dedication and results to all of our engagements.

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