Atlanta, GA, August 24, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Swerdlin & Company, a family owned actuarial and employee benefits firm based in Atlanta, Ga., with over 800 clients in 35 states, is pleased to announce that Steve Olson has joined the firm as the Manager of Actuarial Services. The firm welcomes Olson as part of its strategic expansion this year, which includes the March, 2011 acquisition of Penret Services, Inc., a third party administrator for qualified retirement plans in the greater Boston area.
“Our growth in 2011 is guided by our ongoing commitment to be the trusted source for all our clients’ benefits needs. We are fortunate to have someone of Steve’s caliber join our management team,” comments President and CEO, Dorn Swerdlin.
About Steve Olson
Prior to joining Swerdlin & Company, Olson was the Director of Actuarial Services with Tegra Financial Partners where he oversaw the firm’s actuarial services. With approximately 30 years of experience in the industry, Olson has specialized in defined benefit pension plan design, consulting, plan implementation, governmental and regulatory compliance, technical support, participant communication, and plan termination support, as well as annual plan administration.
For more than 14 years, he co-owned a third party administration firm where he provided actuarial and pension consulting solutions to a wide variety of clients.
Olson is an Enrolled Actuary and received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. His professional affiliations include the American Academy of Actuaries, the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries, and the ASPPA College of Pension Actuaries.
About Swerdlin & Company
Swerdlin & Company, one of the nation's largest independent actuarial and employee benefits firms that does not sell financial products or provide investment advice, was founded in 1980 and now has over 60 employees. The firm represents more than 800 clients from all industries in 35 states, from major employers with thousands of employees to smaller, closely-held companies. Because of Swerdlin’s independence, advice given to clients is always objective and never influenced by financial gain. Committed to the highest of professional standards, Swerdlin & Company requires all employees to complete a designated amount of training, development, and continuing education each year. The firm, with offices in Atlanta, Ga., and Boston, Mass., can be located online at www.swerdlin.net and www.penret.com.