Based in beautiful downtown Davis, California Bespoke Benefits provides Employee Benefits and Consultation services to businesses throughout the state. Specializing in Employee Benefits, Benefits Administration, Payroll and Workers' Compensation Bespoke Benefits goes well beyond the typical "middleman" duties of most small agencies/brokerages. Each client receives a host of consultative and administrative services in addition to the best benefits plans, high quality insurance programs and the most competitive rates.
Having helped 300+ small business clients, the techniques and creative strategies that Bespoke's Benefits Consultants apply have saved their client's 15% to 50% percent in annual hard costs. Many times these savings are accomplished while improving benefits and employee satisfaction.
About Our Founder and Principal Owner
Bespoke Benefits Insurance Services, LLC is owned and managed by Dennis Carlson. Dennis lives in Davis, CA with his wife and three children.
As a past board member and Past President of the Sacramento Association of Health Underwriters, Dennis actively works on issues related to healthcare legislation and its impact on California’s families and businesses. He has met with legislators both on Capitol Hill in Washington DC and in Sacramento to discuss responsible solutions to the current healthcare crisis. He also maintains an active membership in both the California Association of Health Underwriters and the National Association of Health Underwriters.
Prior to beginning his career in the insurance industry, Dennis spent seven years working in the music business. In addition to holding positions at Sony Music and Virgin Records he co-founded and ran a successful artist management company. The years spent advising artists and managing their careers refined his business acumen early on and helped in the development of his desire to truly partner with his clients.
Outside the office, Dennis is an active member of his church in Davis, California. In his spare time he enjoys reading, discovering new music, playing tennis, riding his skateboard and relaxing with his wife and their three children.
Dennis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Management from Columbia College in Chicago.
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