Brent Rosen, CBC

Vice President | Benefits Consulting

Direct: 847.457.3179


Brent has developed considerable expertise in working with multi-location companies, and those growing through acquisition, specifically in the Veterinary Industry.

In addition to group medical and ancillary lines of insurance, Brent also works to provide expert guidance with respect to 401(k) and other salary-deferral plans, pension and profit-sharing plans, deferred-compensation plans and executive benefits.

Brent is also an active member of the GCG Hardly Riders Team, and participates annually in a nationwide charitable ride, "Cycle for Survival," that raises money for rare cancer research.

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Cory Friedman, CBC

Vice President | Benefits Consulting

Direct: 847.457.3041


Cory works to provide guidance and objective analysis of group insurance benefits for veterinary practices all over the country.

In 2016, Cory was selected as a Young Gun Award recipient by Insurance Business America, which recognizes young professionals making a significant impact in the insurance industry. Cory was also named a “Rising Star” in 2017 by Employee Benefit Adviser. Cory was selected for the 2nd year in a row as a 2018 Employee Benefit Adviser Rising Star, recognized again as one of only 20 standout advisers ages 35 and younger who are taking charge of the employee benefit supply chain with a determination to reduce costs and improve client outcomes.


George H. George

Associate | Benefits Consulting

Direct: 847.457.3230


George is part of the Alera Veterinary team, dedicated to serving the needs of the veterinary profession, and has developed considerable expertise helping animal hospitals navigate the complexities of offering group health insurance and other employee benefit programs.