CBIZ Acquires Employee Benefits Provider Model Consulting Inc.

CBIZ Inc. (FY13 net revenue of $532 million) announced that it has acquired Model Consulting Inc. of Trevose, Pa., effective March 1.

Founded by Neil Model in 1990, Model provides employee benefit consulting services to mid-sized companies in the Philadelphia and southern New Jersey markets. Model will be integrated into the company’s Plymouth Meeting, Pa., office.

Steve Gerard, chairman and CEO of CBIZ, says, “We are excited to welcome Neil and his team to CBIZ. Their consultative approach to providing group benefit services and their focus on superior client service aligns with ours and makes them a great fit. Having the Model benefits team join our Plymouth Meeting operations will further enhance our employee benefit services, and complements our current financial services, property and casualty and retirement service offerings in the Mid-Atlantic.”

Neil Model says, “After 25 wonderful years building Model Consulting into one of the premier benefit consulting organizations in the Delaware Valley, I am looking forward to joining CBIZ, the No. 1 benefit specialist in the country. Together we will be able to provide expanded expertise and world class service to our clients.”