Many people hear the word “legacy” and think of history and notoriety. When Ben Conner thinks of “legacy,” he focuses on the reputation, integrity, and expert advice he will provide his clients through shaping the future of Conner Insurance as chief executive officer.
Attending Indiana Wesleyan University from 2002 to 2006, Ben graduated with a bachelor’s degree in finance. Through his time at IWU, he was able to apply the strategic planning, financial forensics, and regulatory code skills he learned at school to his career at Conner Insurance.
Ben gained a position at Conner as an insurance advisor, where he provided the best-fitting policies at competitive pricing for his diverse range of clients. Understanding each client’s unique differences, Ben was able to help them navigate the intimidating regulations and tax implications of upcoming Health Care Reform mandates.
With Ben’s help, Conner doubled in size, the average size of their clients quadrupled, and the amount of advisors they utilize has tripled – all since 2006. During his time with Conner, their company and clients, have grown immensely in size and scope.
Ben was named CEO of Conner Insurance in 2013. Through his guidance and a focus on workplace culture, Conner was recognized as one of the 100 Healthiest Workplaces in America and a finalist for the Best Places to Work in Indiana.