This move has been planned for some time and reflects our maturity as a leading provider of healthcare technology and benefits administration services.
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 26, 2011
Empyrean Benefits Solutions, Inc. (Empyrean) announced that Richard Wolfe will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer effective November 1, 2011. Rich is a co-founder of Empyrean and has served as Chief Operating Officer since 2006. David Carlson, Empyrean’s co-founder and Chief Executive Officer since inception, will continue his role as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Dave Carlson, Chairman said “This move has been planned for some time and reflects our maturity as a leading provider of healthcare technology and benefits administration services. Rich’s breadth of industry experience and his success in building our capabilities as Empyrean’s COO will help us to continue our rapid growth and expand our range of services to clients. This move allows me to focus on Empyrean’s strategic direction in a rapidly changing healthcare and employee benefits environment”. Rich Wolfe commented, “Dave’s entrepreneurial skills have been the key to our success and we’re all pleased that he will continue to guide our future as a growing, benefits technology and services firm. Our focus for 2012 and beyond is continued delivery of high-quality services to our clients and enabling their strategies in an increasingly diverse and complex healthcare and benefits environment.”
Empyrean launched its broad array of benefit outsourcing services in 2007 with a focus on leveraging a more advanced technology platform to drive significantly greater value to employer clients and plan participants. At present, Empyrean provides services to mid-size and large employers, as well as Channel Partners, across all industries and market segments.
Empyrean Benefit Solutions, Inc. (GoEmpyrean.com) is a leader in providing highly customized health and welfare solutions. Empyrean’s senior management team has been together for many years, having created and managed benefits administration platforms for many of the industry’s largest providers. Empyrean’s clients are unencumbered by the administrative constraints and costs associated with legacy provider’s platforms and approaches.