our strategic alliances

Shoff Darby Insurance Agency

Shoff Darby Insurance Agency has been meeting the insurance needs and providing exceptional service for the entire Northeast for over 120 years. The personnel history of their organization is outstanding. 90% of their staff members are licensed insurance agents. Structured continuing education classes are ongoing. Shoff Darby's expertise is evident as the corporate officers total over 194 years of experience in the insurance industry. The stability of their agency stands alone and provides consistency throughout the agency since five of their officers have been with the firm from fifteen to over twenty-five years.

From personal insurance to business insurance, they strive to tailor your insurance to meet your needs. Their agency is dedicated to meeting the insurance needs of emerging businesses with specialties in Technology Insurance and Entertainment Insurance.

Shoff Darby Insurance Agency is committed to providing superior service and offering insurance from the most reputable insurance companies.

Yale New Haven Health Systems

gbac has partnered with Yale New Haven Hospital to provide our clients with Wellness Solutions that promotes your healthier workforce! Workers breathe life and value into your organization. Within the modern worksite there are increasing instances of stress, anxiety, obesity, depression, and heart disease. The modern worksite has become increasingly physical fitness-free.

gbac Wellness Solutions offer our clients an affordable, customizable plan to increase your employees' awareness of their current risk factors and education to address these issues.

Wellness programs are becoming more popular as tools to help employers make their employees' benefits packages more affordable and are tailored to meet your business' specific needs.

Behavioral Health Consultants

Behavioral Health Consultants (BHC) is a group practice consisting of psychologist and social workers as well as a large number of affiliated mental health professionals throughout the country. They provide mental health assessment, referral and counseling as well as a broad range of organizational development and consultation services.

BHC offers a wide variety of services to the business community as well as individuals. Their mission is to improve the effectiveness of clients utilizing only state of the art and scientifically verified approaches to provide consistently high quality, outcome oriented services.

They have served thousands of individuals for more than 20 years.

Robert Noonan & Associates

gbac maintains a retainer with Robert Noonan & Associates\ EmpACTS of New England - a legal services and human resources consulting firm. The firm places emphasis on prevention and problem solving by advising employers on an ongoing basis and advises employers on day-to-day employee related issues ranging from simple final paycheck questions to more complex employee misconduct investigations.

The firm concentrates its practice in the representation of employers in the areas of labor and employment law, including claims of discrimination and harassment based on sex, age, race, disability, national origin, religion; retaliation claims; wage-and-hour violations; contract claims; and claims under ERISA (Employee Retirement Income Security Act).

Robert Noonan & Associates advises more than 8,000 Connecticut employers and several trade associations on employer-employee issues and maintains a statewide presence, representing companies in Middlesex County, New Haven County, Hartford County, Litchfield County, Fairfield County, and Tolland County.

COBRA-Care Advisors

Our alliance with COBRA-Care Advisors was completed after an exhaustive effort to outsource COBRA where we could ensure our clients were going to have exceptional service and the highest level of compliance. With 100% of their company focus strictly on COBRA they are a national leader in COBRA Administration. Using CCA allows us to protect our clients from penalties and stay up to date with new laws and regulations while providing an easy to use web-based system.

COBRA-Care's Online Web Platform is a complete well supported/updated program that constantly keeps up with COBRA law, regulations and court cases that result in changes to administrative requirements. Their administrative system keeps client data secure and accessible 24 hours a day.

Their corporate office is located in Macungie, Pennsylvania and was co-founded by experienced insurance industry professionals specializing in finance and employee benefits.

Progressive Benefit Solutions

Progressive Benefits Solutions (PBS) is a technology based company that specializes in the administration of IRS Pre-tax Benefit Plans and Consumer Directed Health Plan (CDHP) administration. Specifically, PBS administers Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Dependent Care Accounts (DCA) Health Reimbursement Accounts (HRA), Health Saving Accounts (HSA) and Qualified Transportation Account (QTA) programs.

PBS brings the full functionality of the swipe card technology to individual clients and card holder participants. It is through the packaging that the use of the PBS Prepaid Benefits Card is made available and optimized for the end-client consumer directed market.

We believe that these features and the complementary PBS support structure are true market differentiators of our services.

New England Payroll Services

The goal at New England Payroll Services is to provide you and your employees with Big Business Perks on an affordable budget, with the best customer service in the payroll industry. New England Payroll Services stems from an accounting firm, so their customers have the advantage of professional and accurate services.

NEPS payroll provides you with the tools you need to process your payroll in the most efficient and effective manner for your particular business. They customize the payroll process to save you time and allow you more time to manage your business.

New England Payroll Services strives to satisfy the needs of their customers and do it with.....personal service and personalized attention. NEPS offers everything that the large service bureaus offer, except they personally provide everything directly to you. Their experienced staff knows how to resolve any problems that may occur and works directly with you to resolve any concerns you may have as soon as they arise.