Ben joined PayneWest in 2016 as a business insurance sales executive in Boise, Idaho. He brings over decade of experience in sales and relationship management in the financial services industry. He has interacted with many C-level decision makers throughout his career. Ben thrives on meeting new people, cultivating his network and simply meeting the needs of his clients. He pursued a career in the insurance industry because it affords him the opportunity to do those things and truly enjoy his work. Ben is known for his strong work ethic, networking abilities and dedication to building valuable relationships with his clients. He is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and served in California, Georgia, Japan and Hawaii. After his tour of service, he attended California Coast University where he earned his M.B.A. in business marketing.He enjoys spending his free time traveling with his wife and two boys or anything outdoors. He volunteers his time to various organizations in the community and is active in supporting United Way.