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  • The Segal Groups Corporate Practice Welcomes New Senior Vice President

    New York (6/28/19) — The Segal Group today announced that Fred Hencke has joined the firm as Senior Vice President, in the Corporate Practice. In this role, Mr. Hencke will be supporting clients with their Human Resources...

  • Segal Consulting Names New Public Sector Vice President

    New York (6/27/19) — Segal Consulting today announced that Todd Tauzer has joined the firm as Vice President and Consulting Actuary in the San Francisco office. In this role, Mr. Tauzer will be supporting Public Sector clients. Mr. Tauzer...

  • Texas to Peek Over Shoulders of Public Funds

    New York (6/26/19) — Pensions & Investments quoted Rocky Joyner about a new law in Texas that governs pension funds

  • When is Stop-Loss Insurance a Good Option?

    New York (6/18/19) — As medical and pharmaceutical innovations lead to higher catastrophic health insurance claims, employers with self-funded health plans need to review strategies for tackling risk. Self-insured health plan sponsors need to...

  • Employers Adjust to Salary-History Bans

    New York (6/12/19) — The salary history bans sweeping the U.S. can be a challenge. How can recruiters interview candidates and stay compliant? Segal’s Carolyn Cowper provides guidance.

  • The Segal Group Names New General Counsel

    New York (6/6/19) — The Segal Group today announced that Kimberly Banks MacKay has joined the firm as Senior Vice President, Principal and General Counsel. In this role Ms. MacKay serves as a trusted advisor and leads Segal’s legal team. She...

May 2019

  • Segal Advocates for Multiemployer Plans

    New York (5/25/19) — In the Huffington Post's article A Million People Could Lose Their Pensions If Congress Doesn’t Act David Brenner, Segal's National Director of Multiemployer Consulting and Senior Vice President, continued to advocate for...

  • Tami Simon Quoted in Fast Company

    New York (5/16/19) — The Segal Group’s Tami Simon was interviewed by Fast Company about what employers need to know regarding supporting employees who are caring for aging family members. Read the Article › Highlights from the Article Helping...

  • Segal Benz Honored with Industry Awards for Exceptional Communications Projects

    New York (5/15/19) — Segal Benz, The Segal Group’s communications practice, has received multiple awards for outstanding client work.   At the 2019 Eddy Awards, Segal Benz was recognized for work with two clients: Hitachi Vantara was honored for...

  • Segal in the News: Wall Street Journal Article on OPEB Liabilities

    (5/1/19) — Segal served as an expert source for a Wall Street Journal article about governments across the U.S. decreasing liabilities and balancing budgets for public sector retirees.  Read the Article › Highlights from the...

April 2019

  • ALM Intelligence Names The Segal Group a Top 10 Leader in Compensation Consulting for 2019

    (4/29/19) — The Segal Group has been designated as a 2019 Leader in Compensation Consulting and named “Best in Class” in Client Capability Developmentin The ALM Vanguard: Compensation Consulting 2019© report. ALM Intelligence annually...

  • Segal Featured in PLANADVISER.COM

    NEW YORK (4/17/19) — Segal Consulting’s Wendy Carter was cited in PLANADVISER about retirement plan cybersecurity and addressing plan advisers’ concerns. As more cybersecurity attacks are reported about in the media, it is an issue at the top of...

  • Segal Cybersecurity Insights Quoted in PLANSPONSOR.com

    NEW YORK (4/10/19) — Segal Consulting’s Wendy Carter was highlighted in PLANSPONSOR in a piece about developing robust cybersecurity processes to protect retirement plans. “There  is  no  comprehensive  federal  regulatory  scheme  governing...

March 2019

  • Segal Speaks on National Public Radio (NPR)

    Houston (3/3/19) — Segal Consulting's David Berger was on NPR to provide expertise on retiree health benefits in light of the fiscal crisis hitting cities, counties and states across the U.S. 

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September 2017

  • Segal Group Projects Lower Rx Cost Trend Increases in 2018

    New York (9/22/17) — The rising criticism over soaring drug prices may have caught the attention of some drug manufacturers, as the increase in prescription drug benefit cost trends will be lower in 2018 than in 2017, according to The Segal...

August 2017

July 2017

  • Segal Adds Senior Vice President in Retirement Practice

    New York (7/26/17) — David Blumenstein, President and CEO of The Segal Group, has announced that Jason Russell joined the firm as a Senior Vice President and Consulting Actuary. Mr. Russell comes to Segal with more than 17 years of actuarial and...

  • Ten Awards and Counting for Segal Group in 2017

    New York (7/26/17) — Randolph B. Carter, Senior Vice President and National Communications Practice Leader for The Segal Group, announced that the firm has 10 national awards thus far in 2017 for employee benefits communications programs created...

  • Study Shows Spike in State Employee Health Benefit Costs

    New York (7/21/17) — State employees continue to be offered a wide range of medical plan choices, while their total costs and premiums are increasing despite ongoing efforts to mitigate and manage trend. These are just a couple of key findings...

  • Segal Group Announces Officer Promotions

    New York (7/11/17) — David Blumenstein, President and CEO of The Segal Group, announced the following promotions, which took effect on July 1 (the Segal office location is noted in the parentheses next to each officer’s name): To Senior Vice...

May 2017

  • Segal Group Names Eli Greenblum Chief Actuary

    New York (5/2/17) — David Blumenstein, President and CEO of The Segal Group, announced that Eli Greenblum has been named the firm’s Chief Actuary, effective May 1. Mr. Greenblum succeeds Tom Levy, who stepped down from the role after over 30...

April 2017

  • Segal Names New Public Sector Market Director

    New York (4/6/17) — David Blumenstein, President and CEO of The Segal Group, has named Andrew D. Sherman the firm’s National Public Sector Market Director, effective May 1, 2017. On that date, Mr. Sherman will succeed Cathie G. Eitelberg, who is...

January 2017

  • State Retirement Savings Initiatives a Win-Win Opportunity

    New York (1/23/17) — Private sector workers enhance their retirement security while the state saves on Medicaid costs. With retirement savings falling short of what many workers need, several states have taken steps to establish workplace...

  • Segal Group Announces Executive Promotions

    New York (1/23/17) — David Blumenstein, President and CEO of The Segal Group, has announced the following executive promotions, which all took effect on January 1: John Flynn has been named The Segal Group’s Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mr....

  • Segal Consulting Report Shows Zone Status of Multiemployer Plans Remains Stable

    New York (1/19/17) — The latest Survey of Plans’ Zone Status from Segal Consulting shows that a majority of multiemployer plans are still in the green zone. The survey found 64 percent of plans are in the green zone while the percentage of plans...

  • Segal Rogerscasey Officially Acquires Marco Consulting Group

    New York (1/3/17) — Segal Rogerscasey, the SEC registered investment consulting business of The Segal Group, finalized their acquisition of Marco Consulting Group (MCG) today. The combined firm will be known as Segal Marco Advisors...

October 2016

  • Segal Group Projects Double-Digit Prescription Drug Benefit

    New York (10/3/16) — Prescription drug benefit cost trends for active populations continue to increase at double-digit rates, according to forecasts in Segal’s 2017 Health Plan Cost Trend Survey. The prescription drug cost trend for active...

September 2016

  • Segal Names New National Director of Multiemployer Consulting

    New York (9/20/16) — David Blumenstein, Senior Vice President and incoming President and CEO of The Segal Group, announced that senior vice president and benefits consultant David Brenner has been appointed Segal Consulting’s National Director of...

  • Segal Rogerscasey to Acquire Marco Consulting Group

    New York (9/12/16) — Joseph A. LoCicero, President and CEO of The Segal Group, Inc. announced today that Segal Rogerscasey, the firm’s SEC registered investment consulting business, has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire the business...

August 2016

  • Segal Expands Health Practice Expertise in Midwest Region

    New York (8/16/16) — Joseph A. LoCicero, President and CEO of The Segal Group, has announced that Daniel A. Levin has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and Health Actuary. Mr. Levin has 20 years of experience in health care consulting,...

July 2016

  • Segal Group Announces Officer Promotions

    New York (7/18/16) — Joseph A. LoCicero, President and CEO of The Segal Group, announced the following recent officer promotions (office location in parentheses): To Senior Vice President: Susan L. Boyle, Vice President and Actuary (New...

June 2016

May 2016

  • Segal Group Expands Communications Practice

    New York (5/16/16) — Joseph A. LoCicero, President and CEO of The Segal Group, announced that Jennifer Schuster has rejoined the firm as a Vice President and Senior Consultant in the Communications Practice. Ms. Schuster has 20 years of...

April 2016

  • Segal Adds Experienced Retirement Consultant

    New York (4/25/16) — Joseph A. LoCicero, President & CEO of The Segal Group, announced that David A. Berger has joined the firm as a Vice President and Associate Actuary in the Atlanta office. Mr. Berger has more than 25 years of experience...

  • Segal Group Expands Administration & Technology Practice

    New York (4/11/16) — Joseph A. LoCicero, President and CEO of The Segal Group, announced that Michael Stoyanovich has joined the firm as a Vice President and Senior Consultant in the Administration & Technology Consulting (ATC)...

January 2016

  • Dallas Office Relocates

    New York (1/26/16) — Joseph A. LoCicero, President & CEO of The Segal Group, has announced that Segal’s Dallas office will move. Effective January 28, the new address is: 5057 Keller Springs Road, Suite 110Addison, TX 75001-6316 All phone...

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