SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30, 2021 – Newfront, a tech-enabled, full-service brokerage based in San Francisco, CA, welcomes John Meister as a Principal and Employee Benefits Producer. John joins Newfront from Woodruff Sawyer, where he spent the past five years leading client strategy and execution in a wide range of industry verticals, including technology, professional services, and healthcare.
“We are so pleased to have John join Newfront and help deliver a world-class service for his Employee Benefits clients,” said Newfront President Brian Hetherington. “John has demonstrated an exemplary commitment to client satisfaction and driving industry innovation, making him a perfect fit for what we’re building at Newfront.”
Prior to Woodruff, John held similar roles focusing on employee benefits at One Digital and Burnham Benefits. He will serve clients throughout the state of California.
“John is exceptional in his caring approach to clients, colleagues, and community,” stated Linde Hotchkiss, Executive Vice President, Southwest Practice Leader at Newfront. “We are excited to build around his expertise as we expand throughout Southern California.”
John, who is based in Irvine, CA, joins as Newfront experiences remarkable growth and expansion, especially in the Employee Benefits space.
“I look forward to delivering premier resources to organizations and comprehensive service to clients,” John shared. “Newfront’s commitment to innovative solutions, service team support, and authentic care in leadership have convinced me that there’s no better place for my colleagues and clients to thrive.”
Newfront is transforming the delivery of risk management, employee experience, insurance, and retirement solutions by building the modern insurance platform. Transparent data delivered real-time translates into a lower total cost of risk and greater insights. Newfront makes insurance work for you.
Headquartered in San Francisco, Newfront has offices throughout California, Washington, Illinois, and New York and is home to over 700 employees who serve clients across the United States and globally. Learn more about building the Modern Insurance Experience here.
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