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Casey Hughes Joins Insuraprise as Vice President, Market Development

Monday, April 25, 2011

Casey Hughes Joins Insuraprise as Vice President, Market Development13:40 EDT Monday, April 25, 2011AUSTIN, Texas, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Insuraprise, Inc., the most productive Medicare Supplemental Insurance agency in the United States, has hired Casey Hughes as Vice President, Market Development. Mr. Hughes brings over 16 years of sales, marketing and management experience to this new role.Other benchmark growth announcements this week include the hiring of Brian McKinney, Direct Marketing Director, Steven Phenix, PR/Social Media Director, plus 35 new sales hires before October of this year."Casey is one of the smartest marketers I have ever known," said Insuraprise CEO Brandon Todd. "He has the ability to take the most complex idea and turn it into an actionable, profitable program. With over 10,000 people joining the ranks of Medicare daily, his skills will be a cornerstone of our quest to meet the needs of this rapidly expanding and ever changing marketplace. We're very fortunate to have him on our team."Prior to joining Insuraprise, Mr. Hughes was Director of Global Marketing Strategy at Premiere Global Services (NYSE: PGI) where he defined how the organization engaged customers, prospects and competitors and aligned resources with market opportunities. As the Vice President and General Manager at Acceller, Inc., an online aggregator and pricing comparison engine for broadband and digital services, Mr. Hughes helped propel the company to $25 million in revenue in just three years.About Insuraprise, Inc.Insuraprise, a nationwide health insurance brokerage located in Austin, TX, serves Medicare recipients by providing online and agent-assisted shopping of multiple top-rated Medicare Supplement providers. The company's low price guarantee ensures that people on Medicare receive the lowest possible rates available from the provider's offered plans. Insuraprise is the only company that offers Medigap plans from the top insurance providers in all 50 states, with online pre-qualification and the ability to apply with or without the assistance of an agent. With over 50 years of industry experience, the founders and staff of Insuraprise excel at customer service and have helped hundreds of thousands of seniors through the Medicare maze via its website Medigap360.com and its highly specialized agent force.For more information, please visit www.medigap360.com. CONTACT: Steven Phenix512-963-4649steven_phenix@medigap360.comSOURCE Insuraprise, Inc.