AmeriLife Group, a national leader in the development, marketing and distribution of life and health insurance, annuities and retirement planning solutions, today announced that it has partnered with Bachmeier, Gudis and Associates, a highly rated national insurance marketing organization that distributes a comprehensive and competitive portfolio of health insurance, life planning and retirement solutions. According to the agreement, the terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
“In life and in business, you reach certain milestones, and BGA has had its share along the way,” said Joe Bachmeier, co-founder of BGA Insurance Group. “Today, I can proudly say that we have reached a pinnacle with our partnership with AmeriLife, an industry giant whose confidence in our business is validation that we have done well from the start. I look forward with look forward to the years to come and to generate unlimited success with our new partners.
“Partnering with AmeriLife was a no-brainer,” added Greg Gudis, co-founder of BGA Insurance Group. “AmeriLife’s mission aligns closely with ours. This partnership will allow us to continue to successfully provide old-fashioned personalized service to our customers, while harnessing the power of technology and administrative support that AmeriLife brings.
BGA Insurance Group was established in 2008 by Bachmeier and Gudis, who both remain active, producing agents while overseeing the business affairs and day-to-day operations of the company. Although primarily a distributor of Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement products, the company is well known for its success in cross-selling adjacent solutions, including annuities. This model not only aligns with AmeriLife’s holistic approach to addressing the total financial well-being of clients, but has made BGA Insurance an industry benchmark and a go-to resource for agents looking to take a multi-solutions for their customers.
“BGA Insurance Group couldn’t be a better fit for AmeriLife,” said Scotty Elliott, president of AmeriLife’s Life & Health Brokerage Distribution. “The team has proven to listen to what today’s pre-retirees and retirees need to live longer, healthier and safer lives. On behalf of AmeriLife, I am delighted to welcome Joe, Greg and their team to AmeriLife, and look forward to adding their expertise and leadership to our growing cast.
BGA Insurance Group will operate as an autonomous organization and will continue to be led by co-founders Bachmeier and Gudis. The management team will report to Elliott and be based in Philadelphia, Penn. headquarters as it continues to expand its presence nationwide.
AmeriLife’s strength lies in its mission: to provide insurance and retirement solutions to help people live longer, healthier lives. In doing so, AmeriLife has become the leader in the development, marketing and distribution of life and health insurance, annuities and retirement planning solutions to improve the lives of pre-retirees and retirees across the United States. For more than 50 years, AmeriLife has partnered with the best insurance companies to deliver value and quality to customers served through a nationwide distribution network of more than 300,000 insurance agents and advisors, more than 50 marketing organizations and 50 insurance agencies. For more information, visit AmeriLife.comand follow AmeriLife on Facebook and LinkedIn.