HOUSTON, TEXAS – September 20 2017 – Empyrean Benefit Solutions, Inc., the Hi-Touch Benefits Administration company, today announced that its affected employees, local customers and the Houston area are starting to normalize in the wake of the previous and current storms affecting these areas.
“Our focus has remained first and foremost on ensuring the safety and stability of our employees during these unprecedented storms,” said Richard Wolfe, Empyrean’s co-founder and CEO. “We are tremendously grateful to report that 100% of our employees nationwide are safe and accounted for.”
Empyrean has offices in Houston, near Nashville in La Vergne, Tennessee, and in Minneapolis. Empyrean also has a number of employees working remotely, including within the Southeastern United States.
Empyrean balanced operations and customer service among its three locations during the initial and hardest-hitting impacts of tropical storm Harvey. Hurricane Irma, which has dissipated, affected Florida, Georgia, and other coastal and inland areas of the Southeastern United States.
“We continue to be amazed by the resiliency, creativity, and focus of our team nationwide as we all personally recover from the effects of Harvey and Irma,” said Wolfe. “We have also been touched by the professionalism and support of our clients and partners, several of which have also been affected by the storms. Working together, our communities are overcoming these challenging events and demonstrating exceptional strength and speed in the process.”
Empyrean Benefit Solutions manages employee health and welfare benefits programs, combining the industry’s most modern, client-adaptive, and configurable benefits technology platform with expert, responsive service to deliver Hi-Touch Benefits Administration. Empyrean provides market-leading enrollment, eligibility management, ACA reporting, and other plan administration services that empower employers, insurance brokers, and healthcare exchanges to meet ever-evolving benefit challenges. Founded in 2006, Empyrean’s integrated platform serves over three million annual participants across a wide spectrum of sizes, industries, and complexities.