Entries for July 2015

We are extremely pleased to announce that our own Gary Beatrice has been selected to be the recipient of the very prestigious NKY Chamber’s 2015 Walter R. Dunlevy Frontiersman award!  This award will be presented to Gary at the NKY Chamber’s Annual Dinner on Thursday, September 17th.  The Dunlevy Frontiersman award recognizes individuals who have a life-long history of outstanding service to the NKY community, exhibit outstanding service to their pr... Read more
Another rumored major health carrier agreement has unfolded just following the recent buy-out agreement of Aetna for Humana. After several long weeks of deal making, Anthem finally agreed to pay 54.2 billion dollars for Cigna Corporation on July 24th, becoming the nation’s largest insurer. Read more
Of the recent rumored major health carrier acquisitions, the first official agreement was announced today, July 3, 2015.  Aetna and Humana agreed to a $37 billion deal.  See official announcement here.  The approval and acquisition process is expected to take at least 12 months.  The combined companies would result in Aetna having the largest membership in Medicare Advantage plans.  Here is the article from the Wall Street Journal.  Toge... Read more