To ensure employee benefits insurance coverages in Midwest region

BridgeStreet Consulting Group has appointed Christine Burden as business development leader for its Midwest operations. BridgeStreet Consulting Group, a division of Wells Fargo, is a national employee benefits consulting firm.

In her new role, Ms Burden will develop business opportunities with customers in the Midwest region to ensure the employee benefits insurance coverages. BridgeStreet Consulting Group is working in partnership with Wells Fargo’s banking businesses and Wells Fargo Insurance Services’ insurance carriers and internal resources.

Ms Burden has a background in employee benefits insurance. Earlier, she worked with Blue Shield of California, and was the Senior Regional Manager in the Labor, Public Sector, and Strategic Accounts business segment, responsible for leading the Southern California account management team. She also has served in MetLife as the assistant vice president of benefits, responsible for all group insurance benefits for MetLife.

Rob Combi, managing director of BridgeStreet, said: Christine has been able to build customer relationships, which has lead to her success in new business development, positioning her well for leading the sales efforts at Wells Fargo Insurance Services. Christine’s leadership will be a great asset and resource for the operations.