RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Hill, Chesson & Woody (HCW), a health and welfare benefits brokerage and consulting firm that designs, manages and implements employee benefit programs, has announced that the firm has hired Nathaniel Banks as a business development associate. In this position, Banks works closely with the marketing and sales teams to implement business development initiatives by identifying and building relationships with potential clients.

Prior to joining HCW, Banks worked as a legal assistant at Nodell, Glass, & Haskell, LLC in Raleigh. He received his Bachelor of Arts in history with a minor in Spanish from North Carolina State University in May 2010. Originally from Greenville, N.C., he resides in Raleigh.

“We are excited to have Nathaniel join our firm and help implement business development decisions,” said Todd Yates, managing partner at Hill, Chesson & Woody. “With his background in law and interest in healthcare reform, we look forward to Nathaniel offering valuable contributions to our team.”