Local Benefits And Consulting Firm Adds New Hire To Underwriting & Risk Management Team

DURHAM, N.C., May 14, 2015 – Hill, Chesson & Woody, a local benefits and consulting firm, has announced the hiring of Joshua Johanni as Automation & Process Engineer. In this role, Johanni will be responsible for researching, analyzing & evaluating, making recommendations and implementing automation of processes and programs to increase efficiency for HCW. He will also manage the design and development of solutions that automate specific business processes.

Johanni comes to HCW with over 4 years of experience in analytics, technology and marketing at The Fedeli Group in Cleveland, Ohio. He served as head of the claims analytics and eventually progressed to overseeing digital marketing as well.

Johanni received his Bachelor of Arts in economics with honors from Ave Maria University in Ave Maria, Florida. He resides in Morrisville with his wife and son.

“I am excited to explore the intersection of technology and business efficiency with a focus on simplicity and clarity of communications,” said Johanni. “I have a passion for learning and love the challenge of trying to master new skills, and am eager for the opportunity to do that here!”

“We are excited to bring Josh on board,” said Todd Yates, HCW managing partner. “His expertise is exactly what we need to streamline efficiencies, which is one of HCW’s core values. We were looking for scalability dealing with lots of data and mass communication, and Josh is our solution!”