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Pacific Resources Names Jason Steed VP, Voluntary Benefits & Technology

CHICAGO, IL, March 5, 2012 – Pacific Resources — a leading employee benefits advisory firm servicing large, predominantly Fortune-ranked corporations — today announced that Jason Steed has joined the company as Vice President, Voluntary Benefits & Technology.

Steed will use his expertise in Voluntary Benefits and the technological capability of delivering and administering VB products to consult with Pacific Resources’ clients and partners. He reports to Paul Rogers, President and Chief Operating Officer.

“Jason has a strong reputation for problem-solving, quality service and innovation among carriers, vendors and employers alike in the fields of Voluntary Benefits and software technology,” said Rogers. “Having worked with many of the Fortune 500 leadership in both the insurance and technology industries makes him a uniquely qualified consultant given the changing insurance and digital environments.”

Prior to joining Pacific Resources, Steed worked for Beneplace — a pioneer in Group Auto/Home and EPP Portals — where he helped build and market one of the first successful Voluntary Benefits and Employee Discount portals for large employer and affinity groups.

Steed’s software industry experience includes helping market a single slot billing solution for Paylogix and Social Media Management Software for Explosive Commerce, LLC. He has also been a successful sales/marketing executive in the chemical and renewable resources industry and a small business owner.

About Pacific Resources

Pacific Resources is a leading and independent employee benefits advisory firm servicing large, predominantly Fortune-ranked companies. Headquartered in Chicago with locations throughout the country, Pacific Resources partners with clients across industries to evaluate and improve their Life, Disability, Voluntary and other non-medical benefits and the technology platforms that support them. For over three decades, Pacific Resources’ unique, evidence-based insights have shaped innovative employee benefit solutions, impacting the lives of millions of employees in rewarding and binding ways. For more information, visit