WALNUT CREEK, CA - June 27, 2012 – Ascension has announced the appointment of Jason Del Grande as Director of Business Development, in the company’s Walnut Creek operation. In his new position Del Grande will be responsible for generating new clients, as well as attracting new producers and agencies nationwide.
Del Grande brings nearly 10 years of industry and business development experience to Ascension. Most recently, he spent 2 years at a large global brokerage with 20,000 employees where he distinguished himself as the top new business originator in the company, setting up 900 new meetings in 26 months and generating over 1 million dollars in new business.
According to Ascension President and Chief Operating Officer, Joe Tatum, Del Grande’s role is part of Ascension’s strategic plan to become the nation’s premier benefits and insurance specialist, “We are very pleased that Jason will be joining out Ascension team. His high energy and passion is evident in his outstanding sales performance, and he exemplifies the team spirit and informed, consultative approach that distinguishes Ascension from our competitors. We look forward to working with him to expand our national footprint and reach new goals.”
About Ascension Insurance, Inc.
Ascension Benefits & Insurance Solutions., is part of Ascension Insurance, Inc., a full-service insurance and employee benefits firm providing specialized brokerage and risk management services to companies nationwide. Ascension is headquartered in Kansas City, MO., and has 35 offices throughout the U.S.