The MBL's monthly Membership Meetings are designed to initiate membership dialogue around issues of mutual concern and to provide opportunities for networking. Business leaders and decision makers are encouraged to attend the meetings to discuss specific business opportunities, potential partnerships, and relatable business topics. The corporate sponsors and partners are also given the opportunity to make presentations that share their corporate message of inclusion and economic development to those in attendance.
Principal, Benefits Consultant
SIMA Benefits Consulting Group, LLC
Chris Nagle boasts 30 years of industry experience and expertise ranging from complex domestic insurance to international employer benefit insurance. He has worked with clients such as Media General, Estes Express, and Markel/Eagle. After 11 years with Cigna, Chris entered the consulting world with AON. Several years later he joined Rutherfoord Insurance as President of Rutherfoord Benefits growing the benefits division in both employee size and revenue. Seeking to return to a consulting role, Chris joined Marsh Inc. for a year before launching Main Street Benefits. For more than ten years, Main Street Benefits provided brokerage and consulting services to provide clients with affordable and compliant benefit solutions. Chris is an industry expert in HSA plan designs and implementation having been published nationally several times. He is well-versed on the Affordable Care Act and remains focused on all compliance and regulatory aspects of the law. As healthcare costs continue to escalate, Chris has dedicated himself to finding alternative solutions that enable employers to provide their teams with quality care that is still respectful of the business’ financial goals and responsibilities.