The Snyder Companies is proud to announce Craig Hanson as the President of Ascend Benefits, a new division of Snyder Insurance. Ascend Benefits is a forward thinking and innovative benefits company utilizing the latest technologies and creative planning to deliver each customer the best benefit options possible. Craig and his new team of Account Executives are committed to working relentlessly to service and protect their clients.
Craig has been in the insurance industry since 1992 and is a proud Illinois State University Alum. Craig is licensed to sell and has extensive knowledge in all facets of the insurance industry. His passion is in employee benefits where he is able to use his expert knowledge and exceptional customer service to help his clients. His goal to create more productive employees which in turn will create their company growth.
Corporate wellness is a main focus and personal strength of Craig’s. He is a designated Corporate Wellness Specialist and enjoys an active lifestyle. He has been a member of Fitness Quest for twenty plus years, Lake Run Club, and a variety of other health and fitness groups. Besides fitness, Craig is very involved in Bloomington-Normal where he grew up. He has put together multiple charity events in the area.
In Craig’s sparetime, he owns and operates the Lake Road Inn Restaurant located in Hudson, IL. Since purchasing this local favorite hangout he has increased revenues over 40% due to renovations and changes he has put in to place.