JP Griffin Group Company News & Announcements https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news JP Griffin in the news, community support, philanthropy and more. en Fri, 14 Jan 2022 13:56:47 GMT 2022-01-14T13:56:47Z en JP Griffin Group Joins Forces With Hub International https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-acquired-by-hub-international-1 <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-acquired-by-hub-international-1" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/Hub%20JP%20Griffin%20Group%20Social%20Media.png" alt="JP Griffin Group Joins Forces With Hub International" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage and financial services firm, has acquired the assets of JP Griffin Companies, LLC (JP Griffin Group). As reported in Hub International's December 15 press release;</p> <p>Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, JP Griffin Group is a national employee benefit consulting firm specializing in the design, implementation, and management of complex multi-site, multi-state employee benefit programs. They help companies ranging in size from 10 to more than 30,000 employees. Services focus on plan design, benefit cost management, benefit automation, wellness, and employee communication and education.<br><br>“JP Griffin Group is a highly engaged team of employee benefits professionals that will help build our capabilities in the marketplace as we continue to drive the right solutions for our clients,” said Randy Perkins, President of Hub Southwest.<br><br>Jeff Griffin, Founder and President of JP Griffin Group, and his team will join Hub Southwest.<br>“We are excited to be joining Hub and look forward to further building out our advisory services and solutions for our clients,” said Griffin.<br><br><a href="https://www.marshberry.com/">MarshBerry</a> served as financial advisor to JP Griffin Group in the transaction.<br><br><span style="font-weight: bold;">About Hub’s M&amp;A Activities</span><br>Hub International Limited is committed to growing organically and through acquisitions to expand its geographic footprint and strengthen industry and product expertise. For more information on the Hub M&amp;A experience, visit&nbsp;WeAreHub.com.<br><br><span style="font-weight: bold;">About Hub International</span><br>Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Hub International Limited is a leading full-service global insurance broker and financial services firm providing risk management, insurance, employee benefits, retirement and wealth management products and services. With more than 13,000 employees in offices located throughout North America, Hub’s vast network of specialists brings clarity to a changing world with tailored solutions and unrelenting advocacy, so clients are ready for tomorrow. For more information, please visit&nbsp;<a href="http://www.hubinternational.com">www.hubinternational.com</a>.</p> <p><img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/HUB-JPGriffin.gif?width=1920&amp;name=HUB-JPGriffin.gif" alt="HUB-JPGriffin" width="1920" style="width: 1920px;"></p> <p>Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage and financial services firm, has acquired the assets of JP Griffin Companies, LLC (JP Griffin Group). As reported in Hub International's December 15 press release;</p> <p>Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, JP Griffin Group is a national employee benefit consulting firm specializing in the design, implementation, and management of complex multi-site, multi-state employee benefit programs. They help companies ranging in size from 10 to more than 30,000 employees. Services focus on plan design, benefit cost management, benefit automation, wellness, and employee communication and education.<br><br>“JP Griffin Group is a highly engaged team of employee benefits professionals that will help build our capabilities in the marketplace as we continue to drive the right solutions for our clients,” said Randy Perkins, President of Hub Southwest.<br><br>Jeff Griffin, Founder and President of JP Griffin Group, and his team will join Hub Southwest.<br>“We are excited to be joining Hub and look forward to further building out our advisory services and solutions for our clients,” said Griffin.<br><br><a href="https://www.marshberry.com/">MarshBerry</a> served as financial advisor to JP Griffin Group in the transaction.<br><br><span style="font-weight: bold;">About Hub’s M&amp;A Activities</span><br>Hub International Limited is committed to growing organically and through acquisitions to expand its geographic footprint and strengthen industry and product expertise. For more information on the Hub M&amp;A experience, visit&nbsp;WeAreHub.com.<br><br><span style="font-weight: bold;">About Hub International</span><br>Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Hub International Limited is a leading full-service global insurance broker and financial services firm providing risk management, insurance, employee benefits, retirement and wealth management products and services. With more than 13,000 employees in offices located throughout North America, Hub’s vast network of specialists brings clarity to a changing world with tailored solutions and unrelenting advocacy, so clients are ready for tomorrow. For more information, please visit&nbsp;<a href="http://www.hubinternational.com">www.hubinternational.com</a>.</p> <p>Media: Marni Gordon<br>Phone: 312-279-4601<br>Marni.gordon@hubinternational.com<br><br>M&amp;A: Clark Wormer<br>Phone: 312.279.4848<br>Clark.wormer@hubinternational.com</p> <p>To learn more about the JP Griffin Group or to book a comprehensive benefits review, contact us at 480-257-1500.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Fjp-griffin-group-acquired-by-hub-international-1&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Recognition Thu, 13 Jan 2022 18:09:54 GMT drook@griffinbenefits.com (David Rook) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-acquired-by-hub-international-1 2022-01-13T18:09:54Z JP Griffin Group Joins Forces With Hub International https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-acquired-by-hub-international <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-acquired-by-hub-international" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/Hub%20JP%20Griffin%20Group%20Social%20Media.png" alt="JP Griffin Group Joins Forces With Hub International" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage and financial services firm, has acquired the assets of JP Griffin Companies, LLC (JP Griffin Group). As reported in Hub International's December 15 press release;</p> <p>Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, JP Griffin Group is a national employee benefit consulting firm specializing in the design, implementation, and management of complex multi-site, multi-state employee benefit programs. They help companies ranging in size from 10 to more than 30,000 employees. Services focus on plan design, benefit cost management, benefit automation, wellness, and employee communication and education.<br><br>“JP Griffin Group is a highly engaged team of employee benefits professionals that will help build our capabilities in the marketplace as we continue to drive the right solutions for our clients,” said Randy Perkins, President of Hub Southwest.<br><br>Jeff Griffin, Founder and President of JP Griffin Group, and his team will join Hub Southwest.<br>“We are excited to be joining Hub and look forward to further building out our advisory services and solutions for our clients,” said Griffin.<br><br><a href="https://www.marshberry.com/">MarshBerry</a> served as financial advisor to JP Griffin Group in the transaction.<br><br><span style="font-weight: bold;">About Hub’s M&amp;A Activities</span><br>Hub International Limited is committed to growing organically and through acquisitions to expand its geographic footprint and strengthen industry and product expertise. For more information on the Hub M&amp;A experience, visit&nbsp;WeAreHub.com.<br><br><span style="font-weight: bold;">About Hub International</span><br>Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Hub International Limited is a leading full-service global insurance broker and financial services firm providing risk management, insurance, employee benefits, retirement and wealth management products and services. With more than 13,000 employees in offices located throughout North America, Hub’s vast network of specialists brings clarity to a changing world with tailored solutions and unrelenting advocacy, so clients are ready for tomorrow. For more information, please visit&nbsp;<a href="http://www.hubinternational.com">www.hubinternational.com</a>.</p> <p><img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/HUB-JPGriffin.gif?width=1920&amp;name=HUB-JPGriffin.gif" alt="HUB-JPGriffin" width="1920" style="width: 1920px;">Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage and financial services firm, has acquired the assets of JP Griffin Companies, LLC (JP Griffin Group). As reported in Hub International's December 15 press release;</p> <p>Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, JP Griffin Group is a national employee benefit consulting firm specializing in the design, implementation, and management of complex multi-site, multi-state employee benefit programs. They help companies ranging in size from 10 to more than 30,000 employees. Services focus on plan design, benefit cost management, benefit automation, wellness, and employee communication and education.<br><br>“JP Griffin Group is a highly engaged team of employee benefits professionals that will help build our capabilities in the marketplace as we continue to drive the right solutions for our clients,” said Randy Perkins, President of Hub Southwest.<br><br>Jeff Griffin, Founder and President of JP Griffin Group, and his team will join Hub Southwest.<br>“We are excited to be joining Hub and look forward to further building out our advisory services and solutions for our clients,” said Griffin.<br><br><a href="https://www.marshberry.com/">MarshBerry</a> served as financial advisor to JP Griffin Group in the transaction.<br><br><span style="font-weight: bold;">About Hub’s M&amp;A Activities</span><br>Hub International Limited is committed to growing organically and through acquisitions to expand its geographic footprint and strengthen industry and product expertise. For more information on the Hub M&amp;A experience, visit&nbsp;WeAreHub.com.<br><br><span style="font-weight: bold;">About Hub International</span><br>Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Hub International Limited is a leading full-service global insurance broker and financial services firm providing risk management, insurance, employee benefits, retirement and wealth management products and services. With more than 13,000 employees in offices located throughout North America, Hub’s vast network of specialists brings clarity to a changing world with tailored solutions and unrelenting advocacy, so clients are ready for tomorrow. For more information, please visit&nbsp;<a href="http://www.hubinternational.com">www.hubinternational.com</a>.</p> <p>Media: Marni Gordon<br>Phone: 312-279-4601<br>Marni.gordon@hubinternational.com<br><br>M&amp;A: Clark Wormer<br>Phone: 312.279.4848<br>Clark.wormer@hubinternational.com</p> <p>To learn more about the JP Griffin Group or to book a comprehensive benefits review, contact us at 480-257-1500.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Fjp-griffin-group-acquired-by-hub-international&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Recognition Thu, 13 Jan 2022 17:13:11 GMT drook@griffinbenefits.com (David Rook) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-acquired-by-hub-international 2022-01-13T17:13:11Z JP Griffin Group Recognized as Healthiest Employer by Phoenix Business Journal https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-awarded-healthiest-employer-2021 <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-awarded-healthiest-employer-2021" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/Healthiest-Employers.png" alt="JP Griffin Group Recognized as Healthiest Employer by Phoenix Business Journal" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Published April 30th, the Phoenix Business Journal has once again recognized the JP Griffin Group as one of the Phoenix metro-areas Healthiest Employers. Ranked by business priorities influenced by health, JP Griffin Group ranked eighth in the micro-firms division of the competition.</p> <p>The compilation is the eleventh annual Healthiest Employers awards, presented by the Phoenix Business Journal and sponsored by Cigna.</p> <p>“While the coronavirus pandemic certainly presented us with many challenges this year, our remote workforce did an incredible job staying healthy, both mentally and physically, during very trying times,” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of the <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">JP Griffin Group</a>.</p> <p>Jeff continued, “What we like best about this award is that it illustrates to our clients that we practice what we preach when it comes to workforce health and wellness." </p> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/Healthiest-Employers.png?width=269&amp;name=Healthiest-Employers.png" alt="Healthiest-Employers-Phoenix-2017-2018-2019-2020-2021" width="269" style="width: 269px; float: right; margin: 0px 10px 10px 0px;"> <p>Published April 30th, the Phoenix Business Journal has once again recognized the JP Griffin Group as one of the Phoenix metro-areas Healthiest Employers. Ranked by business priorities influenced by health, JP Griffin Group ranked eighth in the micro-firms division of the competition.</p> <p>The compilation is the eleventh annual Healthiest Employers awards, presented by the Phoenix Business Journal and sponsored by Cigna.</p> <p>“While the coronavirus pandemic certainly presented us with many challenges this year, our remote workforce did an incredible job staying healthy, both mentally and physically, during very trying times,” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of the <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">JP Griffin Group</a>.</p> <p>Jeff continued, “What we like best about this award is that it illustrates to our clients that we practice what we preach when it comes to workforce health and wellness." </p> <p>The JP Griffin Group, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, is dedicated to crafting customized, competitive, and differentiated employee benefits programs for fully insured and self-funded companies. As a Healthiest Employer in the Valley, the company has focused on employee health, stress management, and creative solutions beyond typical corporate wellness programs.</p> <p>“The migration to a distributed workforce has placed tremendous health and wellness challenges on organizations this past year,” said JP Griffin Group's Medical Director. “That said, remote work has also opened up enormous opportunities for companies who capitalized on it."&nbsp;</p> <p>To learn more about the JP Griffin Group or to book a comprehensive benefits review, contact Jeff Griffin at 480-257-1500 or visit the website at <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">www.griffinbenefits.com</a>.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Fjp-griffin-group-awarded-healthiest-employer-2021&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> wellness Team Performance employee health workplace wellness trends employee wellness employee culture wellness program Recognition Awards Mon, 10 May 2021 18:56:09 GMT drook@griffinbenefits.com (David Rook) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-awarded-healthiest-employer-2021 2021-05-10T18:56:09Z PBJ Once Again Names JP Griffin Group As Top Five Arizona Employee Benefits Consultant https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-brokers-2021 <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-brokers-2021" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant.png" alt="PBJ Once Again Names JP Griffin Group As Top Five Arizona Employee Benefits Consultant" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>JP Griffin Group placed fifth in this year's rankings of the valley's <a href="https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/subscriber-only/2021/04/02/largest-phoenix-area-employee-benefits.html">Largest Employee Benefits Consultants</a> by the Phoenix Business Journal. This is the sixth consecutive year JP Griffin Group has made the list and the third year in a row that JP Griffin Group is in the top five.<br><br>This annual ranking of the Phoenix metro area's top employee benefits advisors is compiled annually and is based on the number of local employee benefits consultants. This ranking takes into account the area's <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">employee benefits advisors</a>, <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">employee benefits consultants</a>, and <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">employee benefits brokers</a> in Maricopa and Pinal counties.<br><br>Other information captured on this annual list includes a list of primary services, the percentage of fee and commission-based 2019 revenue, the number of local employees, the number of local benefits consultants, the top local executive, and the business website.</p> <p><img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant.png?width=350&amp;name=PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant.png" alt="Top-Empoyee-Benefits-Broker-2021" width="350" style="width: 350px; float: right; margin: 0px 10px 10px 3px;">JP Griffin Group placed fifth in this year's rankings of the valley's <a href="https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/subscriber-only/2021/04/02/largest-phoenix-area-employee-benefits.html">Largest Employee Benefits Consultants</a> by the Phoenix Business Journal. This is the sixth consecutive year JP Griffin Group has made the list and the third year in a row that JP Griffin Group is in the top five.<br><br>This annual ranking of the Phoenix metro area's top employee benefits advisors is compiled annually and is based on the number of local employee benefits consultants. This ranking takes into account the area's <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">employee benefits advisors</a>, <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">employee benefits consultants</a>, and <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">employee benefits brokers</a> in Maricopa and Pinal counties.<br><br>Other information captured on this annual list includes a list of primary services, the percentage of fee and commission-based 2019 revenue, the number of local employees, the number of local benefits consultants, the top local executive, and the business website.</p> <p>This year's list included 27 employee benefits consulting firms which can be downloaded from the Phoenix Business Journal.&nbsp;<br><br>“It’s once again an honor to be recognized as one of the top employee benefits advisors in Arizona,” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of JP Griffin Group. “We are proud of our Scottsdale, Arizona roots and are proud of our top-five ranking for the third year in a row."</p> <p>Jeff went on to say, "we are very happy to see our clients starting to reopen their doors for business now that the COVID-19 pandemic has begun to wane. Modifying benefit programs during this time of rapid and unanticipated change was one of the most significant activities we can point to as contributing to our success this past year.”<br><br>The other employee benefits brokers included in the top five were;</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.mercer.com/">Mercer</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.willistowerswatson.com/en-US">Willis Towers Watson</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.epicrps.com/#/">RPS Benefits, Inc.</a></li> <li><a href="https://dbpbenefits.com/">Duley Bolwar Pederson</a></li> </ul> <p>Other employee benefits consultants in the top ten included;</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.lockton.com/"><span>Lovitt &amp; Touche</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.lockton.com/"><span>Lockton Companies</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://benefitcommerce.com/"><span>Benefit Commerce Group</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.mjinsurance.com/">MJ Insurance</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.arizonabenefitconsultants.com/"><span>Arizona Benefits Consultants, LLC</span></a><span></span></li> </ul> <p><span>You can read more about these rankings here.&nbsp;</span></p> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><strong style="background-color: transparent;">About The JP Griffin Group</strong></span> <br> <p><span style="font-size: 16px;"><em>The JP Griffin Group, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, is dedicated to delivering data-driven insights and customized employee benefits solutions for both fully insured and self-funded companies. As a leading employee benefits consultant in Arizona, the company has been delivering tailored employee benefit solutions since 2010. This is the sixth year that the JP Griffin Group has been recognized by the publication as one of the largest employee benefits brokers.&nbsp;&nbsp;</em></span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Flargest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-brokers-2021&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Recognition Awards Mon, 10 May 2021 16:28:00 GMT drook@griffinbenefits.com (David Rook) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-brokers-2021 2021-05-10T16:28:00Z JP Griffin Group Recognized For Excellence In Workplace Wellness https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-recognized-for-excellence-in-workplace-wellness <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-recognized-for-excellence-in-workplace-wellness" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/2020-AZ-Healthy-Worksites-Platinum-Award-Winner.jpg" alt="JP Griffin Group Recognized For Excellence In Workplace Wellness" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com"></a>JP Griffin Group is being recognized once again for making efforts to positively affect the health and well-being of their employees, their families, and their community by implementing comprehensive worksite wellness strategies.<br><br>In a virtual ceremony held yesterday, the Arizona Department of Health Services and the Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) awarded JP Griffin Group the highest award possible award, with Platinum level recognition. This is the third consecutive year JP Griffin Group is being recognized as a Platinum level recipient.<br><br>"With employees spending nearly half of their waking hours at work, at least before the COVID-19 pandemic, the workplace represents an important setting for promoting healthy behaviors," said Jeff Griffin, Founder and President of JP Griffin Group.<br></p> <p><a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com"><img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/2020-AZ-Healthy-Worksites-Platinum-Award-Winner.jpg?width=830&amp;name=2020-AZ-Healthy-Worksites-Platinum-Award-Winner.jpg" alt="2020-AZ-Healthy-Worksites-Platinum-Award-Winner" width="830" style="width: 830px;"></a>JP Griffin Group is being recognized once again for making efforts to positively affect the health and well-being of their employees, their families, and their community by implementing comprehensive worksite wellness strategies.<br><br>In a virtual ceremony held yesterday, the Arizona Department of Health Services and the Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) awarded JP Griffin Group the highest award possible award, with Platinum level recognition. This is the third consecutive year JP Griffin Group is being recognized as a Platinum level recipient.<br><br>"With employees spending nearly half of their waking hours at work, at least before the COVID-19 pandemic, the workplace represents an important setting for promoting healthy behaviors," said Jeff Griffin, Founder and President of JP Griffin Group.<br><br>He continued, "As one of <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">Arizona's largest employee benefits advisors</a>, it's incumbent on us to 'walk the walk' when it comes to promoting wellness, not only for our own employees and their families, but for those of our clients as well."<br><br>Minimum qualifications to be considered for a <a href="https://healthyazworksites.org/">Healthy Arizona Worksite Award</a> includes attending the Healthy Arizona Worksite Program training and developing a plan to improve employee health and safety. To qualify for the Silver and Gold levels of the award, employers need to support employee health through policy and systems changes. The Platinum award recognizes businesses making an impact both within and beyond their walls, addressing one or more of the many health challenges impacting communities across the state. <br><br>"Our clients often lean on us when it comes to planning and implementing a sound workplace wellness program", Jeff said. "When done right, wellness plays a critical role in fostering workplace camaraderie and promoting healthy lifestyles, while offering the added benefit of helping to contain healthcare costs".<br><br>The Healthy Arizona Worksites Program is a public health initiative offered by the Arizona Department of Health Services and the Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH). Its mission is to help employers learn how to successfully implement worksite wellness initiatives to improve the health of their employees and businesses.</p> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><strong style="background-color: transparent;">About The JP Griffin Group</strong></span> <br> <p><span style="font-size: 16px;"><em>The JP Griffin Group, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, delivers data-driven insights and customized employee benefits solutions for both fully insured and self-funded companies. As a leading employee benefits consultant in Arizona, the company has been delivering tailored employee benefit solutions since 2010. This is the fourth year in a row that JP Griffin Group has been a HAWP award recipient.</em></span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Fjp-griffin-group-recognized-for-excellence-in-workplace-wellness&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Recognition Awards Fri, 12 Jun 2020 13:27:59 GMT drook@griffinbenefits.com (David Rook) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-recognized-for-excellence-in-workplace-wellness 2020-06-12T13:27:59Z JP Griffin Group Once Again Recognized As Top Five Phoenix-Area Employee Benefits Broker https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-advisor-2020 <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-advisor-2020" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/Largest_Employee_Benefits_Advisors_2020_Phoenix_Business_Journal_Margins.jpg" alt="JP Griffin Group Once Again Recognized As Top Five Phoenix-Area Employee Benefits Broker" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>The Phoenix Business Journal has once again recognized JP Griffin Group as one of the <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">Largest Phoenix-Area Employee Benefits Consultants</a>. This is the fifth consecutive year JP Griffin Group has made the list, and the second year in a row that JP Griffin Group is in the top five.<br><br><a href="https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/subscriber-only/2020/04/10/largest-phoenix-area-employee-benefits.html">This ranking</a> of the valley’s top employee benefits advisors is compiled annually and is based on the number of local employee benefits consultants. This ranking takes into account all valley area employee benefits advisors, consultants and brokers.<br><br>Other information captured on the annual list includes the total number of local employees, a list of primary services, the percentage of fee and commission-based 2019 revenue, the top local executive, and year founded in the Phoenix metropolitan area.<br><br>“It’s an honor to be recognized by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of the largest employee benefits consultants in Arizona” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of JP Griffin Group. “We are proud to call Arizona home and we are looking forward to the day when our clients can reopen their doors for business once this COVID-19 pandemic passes.”<br><br>The other Employee Benefits Brokers rounding-out the top five were;</p> <p><img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant.png?width=350&amp;name=PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant.png" alt="PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant" width="350" style="width: 350px; float: right; margin: 0px 10px 10px 3px;">The Phoenix Business Journal has once again recognized JP Griffin Group as one of the <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">Largest Phoenix-Area Employee Benefits Consultants</a>. This is the fifth consecutive year JP Griffin Group has made the list, and the second year in a row that JP Griffin Group is in the top five.<br><br><a href="https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/subscriber-only/2020/04/10/largest-phoenix-area-employee-benefits.html">This ranking</a> of the valley’s top employee benefits advisors is compiled annually and is based on the number of local employee benefits consultants. This ranking takes into account all valley area employee benefits advisors, consultants and brokers.<br><br>Other information captured on the annual list includes the total number of local employees, a list of primary services, the percentage of fee and commission-based 2019 revenue, the top local executive, and year founded in the Phoenix metropolitan area.<br><br>“It’s an honor to be recognized by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of the largest employee benefits consultants in Arizona” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of JP Griffin Group. “We are proud to call Arizona home and we are looking forward to the day when our clients can reopen their doors for business once this COVID-19 pandemic passes.”<br><br>The other Employee Benefits Brokers rounding-out the top five were;</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.mercer.com/">Mercer</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.willistowerswatson.com/en-US">Willis Towers Watson</a></li> <li><a href="https://dbpbenefits.com/">Duley Bolwar Pederson</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.epicrps.com/#/">RPS Benefits, Inc.</a></li> </ul> <p>Other Employee Benefits Consultants in the top ten included;</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.lockton.com/"><span>Lovitt &amp; Touche</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.lockton.com/"><span>Lockton Companies</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.arizonabenefitconsultants.com/"><span>Arizona Benefits Consultants, LLC</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://benefitcommerce.com/"><span>Benefit Commerce Group</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.usi.com/"><span>USI Insurance Services</span></a></li> </ul> <p><span>You can <a href="https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/subscriber-only/2020/04/10/largest-phoenix-area-employee-benefits.html">read more about these rankings here.</a>&nbsp;</span></p> <span style="font-size: 16px;"><strong style="background-color: transparent;">About The JP Griffin Group</strong></span> <br> <p><span style="font-size: 16px;"><em>The JP Griffin Group, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, has a robust team that is passionate and dedicated to delivering data-driven insights and customized employee benefits solutions for both fully insured and self-funded companies. As a leading employee benefits consultant in Arizona, the company has been delivering tailored employee benefit solutions since 2010. This is the third year that the JP Griffin Group has been recognized by the publication as one of the largest employee benefits brokers.&nbsp;&nbsp;</em></span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Flargest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-advisor-2020&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Recognition Awards Wed, 06 May 2020 22:46:24 GMT drook@griffinbenefits.com (David Rook) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-advisor-2020 2020-05-06T22:46:24Z JP Griffin Group Once Again Named Top Five Phoenix-Area Employee Benefits Broker https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-consultant-2019 <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-consultant-2019" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant.png" alt="PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span>This week the JP Griffin Group was recognized once again as the one of the largest employee benefits consulting firms in the Phoenix, Arizona metropolitan area. </span><span>This year the JP Griffin Group was tied for fourth in this annual survey conducted by the <a href="https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/subscriber-only/2019/04/12/largest-phoenix-area-employee-benefits.html">Phoenix Business Journal</a>.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span>While the PBJ collects total revenue for Phoenix area <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">employee benefits advisory firms</a> when compiling this survey, the rankings themselves are actually based on the number of local consultants.</span></p> <p><span>“Once again, the JP Griffin Group is honored to be recognized by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of the largest employee benefits brokers in Arizona," said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of the firm.</span></p> <p><img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant.png?width=350&amp;name=PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant.png" alt="PBJ_2018_Top_Employee_Benefits_Consultant" width="350" style="width: 350px; float: right; margin: 0px 10px 10px 3px;"><span>This week the JP Griffin Group was recognized once again as the one of the largest employee benefits consulting firms in the Phoenix, Arizona metropolitan area. </span><span>This year the JP Griffin Group was tied for fourth in this annual survey conducted by the <a href="https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/subscriber-only/2019/04/12/largest-phoenix-area-employee-benefits.html">Phoenix Business Journal</a>.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span>While the PBJ collects total revenue for Phoenix area <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">employee benefits advisory firms</a> when compiling this survey, the rankings themselves are actually based on the number of local consultants.</span></p> <p><span>“Once again, the JP Griffin Group is honored to be recognized by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of the largest employee benefits brokers in Arizona," said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of the firm.</span></p> <p><span>“Our mission is to serve as an indispensable employee benefits resource to our clients," he added. "It is a true testament to our outstanding client retention and sustained new client acquisition that we've been able to grow into a top five employee benefits advisor here in the Phoenix area."</span></p> <p><span>Also in the top five were the following employee benefits brokers;</span></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.willistowerswatson.com/en-US"><span>Willis Towers Watson</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://dbpbenefits.com/"><span>Duley Bolwar Peterson</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.cbiz.com/about-us/locations/find-locations/cbiz-retirement-plan-services-phoenix"><span>RPS Benefits, Inc</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.lovitt-touche.com/"><span>Lovitt &amp; Touche</span></a></li> </ul> <p><span>Rounding out the rest of the top ten were the employee benefits consultancies of;</span></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.lockton.com/"><span>Lockton Companies</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.arizonabenefitconsultants.com/"><span>Arizona Benefits Consultants, LLC</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://benefitcommerce.com/"><span>Benefit Commerce Group</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.mjinsurance.com/"><span>MJ Insurance</span></a></li> <li><a href="https://www.aon.com/home/index.html"><span>AON</span></a></li> </ul> <span></span> <p><strong>About The JP Griffin Group</strong><br><em>The JP Griffin Group, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, has a robust team that is passionate and dedicated to delivering data-driven insights and customized employee benefits solutions for both fully insured and self-funded companies. As a leading employee benefits consultant in Arizona, the company has been delivering tailored employee benefit solutions since 2010. This is the third year that the JP Griffin Group has been recognized by the publication as one of the largest employee benefits brokers.&nbsp;&nbsp;</em></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Flargest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-consultant-2019&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Recognition Awards Fri, 06 Sep 2019 19:55:29 GMT sbatson@griffinbenefits.com (Sandra Batson) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/largest-phoenix-arizona-employee-benefits-consultant-2019 2019-09-06T19:55:29Z JP Griffin Group Wins 2019 Platinum Level Healthy Arizona Worksites Award https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-wins-platinum-healthy-arizona-worksites-award-2019 <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-wins-platinum-healthy-arizona-worksites-award-2019" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/HAWP-Award-Platinum-2.png" alt="HAWP-Award-Platinum-2" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="background-color: transparent;">This month, The Arizona Department of Health Services, in partnership with the </span><a href="https://healthyazworksites.org/" style="background-color: transparent;">Healthy Arizona Worksites Program</a><span style="background-color: transparent;">, presented the </span><a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/" style="background-color: transparent;">JP Griffin Group</a><span style="background-color: transparent;">&nbsp;with the&nbsp;Platinum Level Award at the 4th</span><sup style="background-color: transparent;">&nbsp;</sup><span style="background-color: transparent;">Annual HAWP Award Ceremony in Phoenix. </span></p> <p><span style="background-color: transparent;">The Healthy Arizona Worksite Program&nbsp;<span>is a public health initiative that&nbsp;</span>seeks to recognize employers that are making evidence-based efforts to support and positively impact the health and well-being of the their employees, their families, and the greater&nbsp;<span>community by implementing comprehensive worksite wellness strategies.</span></span></p> <p><span style="background-color: transparent;"></span></p> <p><span style="background-color: transparent;"><img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/HAWP-Award-Platinum-2.png?width=261&amp;name=HAWP-Award-Platinum-2.png" alt="HAWP-Award-Platinum-2" width="261" style="width: 261px; float: right;">This month, The Arizona Department of Health Services, in partnership with the </span><a href="https://healthyazworksites.org/" style="background-color: transparent;">Healthy Arizona Worksites Program</a><span style="background-color: transparent;">, presented the </span><a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/" style="background-color: transparent;">JP Griffin Group</a><span style="background-color: transparent;">&nbsp;with the&nbsp;Platinum Level Award at the 4th</span><sup style="background-color: transparent;">&nbsp;</sup><span style="background-color: transparent;">Annual HAWP Award Ceremony in Phoenix. </span></p> <p><span style="background-color: transparent;">The Healthy Arizona Worksite Program&nbsp;<span>is a public health initiative that&nbsp;</span>seeks to recognize employers that are making evidence-based efforts to support and positively impact the health and well-being of the their employees, their families, and the greater&nbsp;<span>community by implementing comprehensive worksite wellness strategies.</span></span><span style="background-color: transparent;"></span></p> <p><span style="background-color: transparent;"><span>A Platinum Level Award is awarded to businesses, like The JP Griffin Group, making an impact both within and beyond their walls addressing one or more of the many health challenges impacting communities across the state. Platinum level awardees have demonstrated data driven programming and are leveraging cross-sector collaborations or partnerships improving the health, well-being, and equity of their community.&nbsp;</span></span><span style="background-color: transparent;">In addition to the annual awards recognition, the program provides guidance to create a healthy workplace culture and tools proven to improve employee health and wellness, free of charge.</span></p> <p>“On behalf of everyone here at <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">JP Griffin Group</a>, we are humbled and ecstatic to receive the&nbsp;platinum level HAWP award.” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of the JP Griffin Group. “This is a huge accomplishment from last year's gold status, and we've&nbsp;focused on elevating our strategic programs to really produce healthier outcomes for our office, employees, clients, and the community. We want our company to be a fun and healthy place to work."&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="background-color: transparent;">The JP Griffin Group, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, has a <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/#approach">robust team</a> that is passionate and dedicated to delivering data-driven insights and customized employee benefits solutions for both fully insured and self-funded companies. </span>As a Healthy Arizona Worksite Award winner, the company is demonstrating data driven programming and striving to improve the health, well-being, and equity of their community.&nbsp;</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Fjp-griffin-group-wins-platinum-healthy-arizona-worksites-award-2019&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Recognition Awards Tue, 14 May 2019 06:18:02 GMT sbatson@griffinbenefits.com (Sandra Batson) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-wins-platinum-healthy-arizona-worksites-award-2019 2019-05-14T06:18:02Z JP Griffin Group Takes Fourth Place Award for Phoenix Business Journal's 2019 Healthiest Employers https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-takes-fourth-place-award-for-phoenix-business-journals-2019-healthiest-employers <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-takes-fourth-place-award-for-phoenix-business-journals-2019-healthiest-employers" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/Healthiest-Employers.png" alt="JP_Griffin_Group_Phoenix_Business_Journals_Healthiest_Employers_2017" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>The Phoenix Business Journal has awarded the JP Griffin Group the fourth place award for The Valley’s 2019 Healthiest Employers. For the&nbsp;third year in a row, the JP Griffin Group was featured on the annual list, ranked by business priorities influenced by health, this year taking forth place. This compilation is the seventh annual Healthiest Employers awards, presented by the Phoenix Business Journal, powered by Healthiest Employers, and sponsored by Cigna. The JP Griffin Group will be honored on Thursday, May 2nd, at the Phoenix Business Journal's celebratory breakfast awards.</p> <p>“We are grateful to be honored by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of The Valley’s Healthiest Employers in Arizona and even more excited to be awarded fourth place.” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of the <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">JP Griffin Group</a>. “As an organization, we strive to make a profound impact on employee wellness and are able to show our clients nationwide that we practice what we preach. Next year, we hope to take first!”&nbsp;</p> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/Healthiest-Employers.png?width=280&amp;name=Healthiest-Employers.png" alt="Healthiest-Employers" width="280" style="width: 280px; float: right;"> <p>The Phoenix Business Journal has awarded the JP Griffin Group the fourth place award for The Valley’s 2019 Healthiest Employers. For the&nbsp;third year in a row, the JP Griffin Group was featured on the annual list, ranked by business priorities influenced by health, this year taking forth place. This compilation is the seventh annual Healthiest Employers awards, presented by the Phoenix Business Journal, powered by Healthiest Employers, and sponsored by Cigna. The JP Griffin Group will be honored on Thursday, May 2nd, at the Phoenix Business Journal's celebratory breakfast awards.</p> <p>“We are grateful to be honored by the Phoenix Business Journal as one of The Valley’s Healthiest Employers in Arizona and even more excited to be awarded fourth place.” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of the <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">JP Griffin Group</a>. “As an organization, we strive to make a profound impact on employee wellness and are able to show our clients nationwide that we practice what we preach. Next year, we hope to take first!”&nbsp;</p> <p>The JP Griffin Group, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, has a robust team that is passionate and dedicated to quality customer service and crafting customized employee benefits for both fully insured and self-funded companies. As a Healthiest Employer in the Valley, the company has focused on employee health, stress management, and critical thinking beyond typical corporate wellness programs.</p> <p>“Here at the JP Griffin Group we strive to make our workplace a healthy space.” said the Medical Director for the JP Griffin Group. “Our employees spend a lot of time here, over 40 hours a week, and it's our job to nurture and encourage healthy living, mentally and physically.”</p> <p><a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">The JP Griffin Group</a> is a national employee benefit consulting firm specializing in the design, implementation and management of complex multi-site, multi-state employee benefit programs. We deliver tailored employee benefit solutions through fact-based strategic planning, insightful and actionable analytics and leading-edge technology applications. These solutions improve patient outcomes, drive efficiencies, and deliver both immediate and sustained profitability protection and maximization of shareholder value for our clients.&nbsp;</p> <p>To learn more about the JP Griffin Group or to book a comprehensive benefits review, contact Jeff Griffin at 480-257-1500 or visit the website at <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">www.griffinbenefits.com</a>.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Fjp-griffin-group-takes-fourth-place-award-for-phoenix-business-journals-2019-healthiest-employers&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> wellness Team Performance employee health workplace wellness trends employee wellness employee culture wellness program Recognition Awards Mon, 29 Apr 2019 15:35:06 GMT sbatson@griffinbenefits.com (Sandra Batson) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/jp-griffin-group-takes-fourth-place-award-for-phoenix-business-journals-2019-healthiest-employers 2019-04-29T15:35:06Z JP Griffin Group Lights The Night with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/light-the-night-phoenix-walk-event <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/light-the-night-phoenix-walk-event" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hubfs/IMG_0990.jpeg" alt="IMG_0990" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>On Saturday, November 17th, the JP Griffin Group joined forces with the&nbsp;<span>Leukemia &amp; Lymphoma Society<span>&nbsp;(LLS) and gathered together to celebrate, honor, and remember those touched by cancer.&nbsp;<span>The Light The Night Walk is LLC's nationwide evening walk, hosted annually in downtown Phoenix, and is open to all children, adults, and pets.&nbsp;</span></span></span></p> <p><span><span><span>The night was filled with games, singing, event booths wrapped in&nbsp;photos of loved ones, and survivor huddles, which encouraged&nbsp;people from all over the valley to meet and connect. Memories of missed loved ones flooded the event while survivors&nbsp;and supporters shared their stories of hope on stage. During the testimonials, the lanterns were lit in memory remembrance&nbsp;first, then lit for the survivors, and&nbsp;lastly lit for the supporters. During the one mile walk, participants carried their illuminated balloons to celebrate and commemorate all the lives touched by cancer.&nbsp;Once all the&nbsp;participants crossed the finish line, a spectacular fireworks show ensued, ending a very emotional night with some happiness and hope.&nbsp;</span></span></span></p> <p><img src="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/hs-fs/hubfs/IMG_0990.jpeg?width=236&amp;name=IMG_0990.jpeg" alt="IMG_0990" width="236" style="width: 236px; float: right; margin: 0px 10px 10px 0px;">On Saturday, November 17th, the JP Griffin Group joined forces with the&nbsp;<span>Leukemia &amp; Lymphoma Society<span>&nbsp;(LLS) and gathered together to celebrate, honor, and remember those touched by cancer.&nbsp;<span>The Light The Night Walk is LLC's nationwide evening walk, hosted annually in downtown Phoenix, and is open to all children, adults, and pets.&nbsp;</span></span></span></p> <p><span><span><span>The night was filled with games, singing, event booths wrapped in&nbsp;photos of loved ones, and survivor huddles, which encouraged&nbsp;people from all over the valley to meet and connect. Memories of missed loved ones flooded the event while survivors&nbsp;and supporters shared their stories of hope on stage. During the testimonials, the lanterns were lit in memory remembrance&nbsp;first, then lit for the survivors, and&nbsp;lastly lit for the supporters. During the one mile walk, participants carried their illuminated balloons to celebrate and commemorate all the lives touched by cancer.&nbsp;Once all the&nbsp;participants crossed the finish line, a spectacular fireworks show ensued, ending a very emotional night with some happiness and hope.&nbsp;</span></span></span></p> <p>“So many people's lives are affected in some way by cancer, whether it's a friend or a loved one, or one's own personal journey.” said Jeff Griffin, Founder &amp; President of the <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">JP Griffin Group</a>. “Partnering with&nbsp;<span>the&nbsp;</span><span>Leukemia &amp; Lymphoma Society was so important to us, not only to raise money to help find a cure, but to also spread awareness of the great resources LLC provides and to let people know that they are not alone and they don't have to go through their journey alone</span>.”&nbsp;</p> <p>JP Griffin Group employees helped raise funds prior to the annual walk, to help support&nbsp;LLC's mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families.&nbsp;<span>LLS is actively making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocating for lifesaving treatments and pioneering the most promising cancer research anywhere.<span>&nbsp;</span></span></p> <p><a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">The JP Griffin Group</a> is a national employee benefit consulting firm, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, specializing in the design, implementation and management of complex multi-site, multi-state employee benefit programs. Our robust team is passionate and dedicated to quality customer service, crafting customized employee benefits, and helping to create a better community here in Arizona. To learn more about the JP Griffin Group or to book a comprehensive benefits review, contact Jeff Griffin at 480-257-1500 or visit the website at <a href="https://www.griffinbenefits.com/">www.griffinbenefits.com</a>.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=457237&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%2Fnews%2Flight-the-night-phoenix-walk-event&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.griffinbenefits.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Company Culture wellness employee health employee benefits broker trends employee culture Arizona Giving Back Community Culture Sun, 18 Nov 2018 22:06:00 GMT sbatson@griffinbenefits.com (Sandra Batson) https://www.griffinbenefits.com/news/light-the-night-phoenix-walk-event 2018-11-18T22:06:00Z