CHICAGO, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- GoHealthInsurance, a company committed to providing consumers with online options for quality health insurance, through a network of technology-enabled health insurance brokers and carriers, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Owens as Senior Vice President.
Owens has more than 20 years of experience in the insurance, health care and financial industries, and has significant expertise in the individual health insurance market. During his career, Owens has developed substantive relationships with national insurance carriers and large-scale insurance producers.
Owens recognizes GoHealthInsurance.com as a vital tool for shoppers to find the coverage they need. As the most complete online portal for health insurance, consumers at GoHealthInsurance.com can shop for affordable health insurance quotes, compare plans, and also get connected with local agents that make up a network of the nation's best insurance brokers. GoHealthInsurance.com consumers may also purchase insurance coverage directly online.
"Shopping for health insurance can be confusing, and GoHealthInsurance.com is the perfect combination of online access for consumers, and trusted advisors that can help them make the best decisions for their needs," said Owens. "With the current focus on expanding access to health insurance, and the growth of the Internet as a resource, GoHealthInsurance is well-positioned to help meet the growing demand for individual health insurance that meets the needs and budget of consumers."
In his new position, Owens will be responsible for the development of GoHealthInsurance's Virtual Marketing Organization to further expand GoHealthInsurance's online presence in the fast-growing individual health insurance marketplace. The Virtual Marketing Organization is a network of top insurance agents around the country that are available to help consumers access local agents that are trained and licensed in their respective states.
In addition to his extensive industry experience, Owens serves on the Board for a 501(c) (3) organization devoted to children and adults with disabilities; he also donates time to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation. Owens received a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Illinois, Chicago, participated in the Economics program at New York University and received an MBA from the University of Chicago.
GoHealthInsurance makes buying health insurance simple. GoHealthInsurance.com explains health coverage options in plain English, provides free health insurance quotes at GoHealthInsurance.com, connects shoppers with local agents, and helps consumers choose plans that meet their health and budget needs. GoHealthInsurance is privately held and headquartered in Chicago.
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