Perry S. Braun has over 25 years in the employee benefits and healthcare industry. As the Executive Director of the Benefit Advisors Network (BAN) Perry is responsible for assisting privately held employee benefit brokerage firms improve their performance and profitability through: best practice learning, sharing of knowledge, proven growth strategies, and enhanced operating efficiencies. Perry also serves as the Executive Director of the National Benefit Center, the sister organization to Benefit Advisors Network. While BAN maximizes the intellectual capital and collaboration among members, the National Benefit Center focuses on product development. Perry was appointed to serve as the head of both organizations to leverage the members’ collective influence and to ensure continuity between strategic planning and product outcomes. Prior to his current position as the Executive Director of BAN and the National Benefit Center, Perry was Vice President of Sales and Customer Relations at Medical Mutual of Ohio, and he served as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Consortium Health Plans. He also held senior-level positions with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ohio.