Conte Financial Services Inc. and Dickinson & Associates Announce Merger
Life is all about making connections and today we are pleased to announce that Conte Financial Services Inc. (CFS) and Dickinson & Associates reached an agreement as of September 1st to merger under the name Prime Benefits Group. Conte Financial Services and Dickinson & Associates are both leaders in employee benefits and pension consulting.
The merger of the two companies allows Prime Benefits Group to achieve an expanded level of knowledge and resources, an increased focus on innovation, and the ability to provide a more comprehensive set of services to clients and prospects alike.
“The merger of Conte Financial Services and Dickinson & Associates will allow us to add further depth and expand on the experience and knowledge of the firm,” said Tony Conte, President, Conte Financial Services Inc. “We are fortunate to have a team of professionals with the experience and knowledge that clients are looking for.” Both firms are considered leading insurance consultants that provide employee benefits and retirement solutions.
Dickinson & Associates and Conte Financial Services are both based out of Ottawa, Ontario. Prime Benefits Group will operate from the existing Conte Financial Services location at 205-460 West Hunt Club Road, Ottawa.
“Tony and I each bring over 30 years of experience in the employee benefit and pension consulting business and our core values, commitment to client satisfaction, and team approach are superbly aligned,” said Dave Dickinson, President, Dickinson & Associates.
“At Conte Financial Services, we have been delivering exceptional advice and service to clients and their employees for over 15 years,” said Conte. Serving clients nationally for more than three decades, Conte Financial Services Inc., also is a member of Benefits Alliance Group Inc., Canada’s largest national alliance of independent employee benefits advisors.
Dickinson & Associates was founded in Ottawa in 1998 by Dave Dickinson who is a highly respected leader in the employee benefits industry. Dickinson’s entire team joins him at Prime Benefits Group. “We are excited to combine our expertise and offerings and to enhance our benefits capabilities,” said Dickinson.
Operating as one company with both Tony Conte and Dave Dickinson as co-founders and senior partners, Prime Benefits Group is positioned to continue to be a leading provider of employee benefits and pension consulting service today and for years to come.
While our name changed to Prime Benefits Group, our address and contact information remains unchanged and the services provided to clients in the past will continue to be offered under our new banner, Prime Benefits Group.
“I am excited for the future, for our clients and for our new team. Our commitment of Working Together Creating Solutions remains our promise to our clients, “ said Conte.