New employee benefits consultant at Swift Kennedy & Associates

Owen Olshefskie has been hired as an employee benefits consultant at the Williamsport branch of Swift Kennedy & Associates, an insurance brokerage firm specializing in group employee benefits, individual policies, and senior insurance plans.

Olshefskie’s responsibilities will include building new client relationships with businesses and other organizations throughout north central Pennsylvania to ensure that their employee benefit plans are consistent with their goals. He will also advise clients about compliance with federal regulations and introduce them to new services, such as online benefit administration.

Before joining Swift Kennedy, Olshefskie was a sales agent at Allstate, where he sold policies to new customers and serviced existing auto, home and life insurance accounts. Prior to that, he served as an agent for Baltimore Life Insurance, where he sold life insurance and annuities.

Olshefskie earned a financial services certified professional designation from The American College of Financial Services and holds a Pennsylvania license for life, accident, and health insurance, as well as a property and casualty license.