Bolton & Company Continues Growth of Employee Benefits Practice with Addition of Scott Morsch as Senior Vice President

PASADENA, California—Bolton & Company, one of the nation’s leading independent insurance brokers, announced that Scott Morsch has joined the firm’s Employee Benefits practice as Senior Vice President.

Scott Morsch

Scott joins Bolton with more than 25 years of experience within the healthcare industry. He is experienced in a number of benefits-related roles, including strategic planning, carrier negotiations, cost analysis, employee communication and change management strategies.

Within the industry, Scott is focused on legislative and compliance issues that affect employees and employers, and he has established himself as a recognized speaker on Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Healthcare Reform.

The announcement is the latest in a series of strategic growth developments from one of the state’s largest employee benefits teams.

“Bolton is committed to strengthening and evolving our benefits practice into a state-wide and national resource for all of our clients and beyond,” said Tom Polenzani, Director of Employee Benefits. “The most direct and effective way to achieve this goal successfully comes down to finding the right people, and Scott brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience in the benefits arena that will help propel our practice even further in this direction.”

Prior to joining Bolton, Scott served as Area Senior Vice President and Strategic Client Leader with Gallagher in Los Angeles. Prior to this, he started his consulting career with one of the largest privately held insurance brokerages at the time.

About Bolton & Company: Established in 1931, Bolton & Company is one of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance broker agencies providing clients worldwide with insurance and risk management services, employee benefits and financial products. As a partner of Assurex Global, Bolton employs approximately 200 insurance professionals and places over $600 million in annual premiums on behalf of its clients. Bolton is headquartered in Pasadena, with additional offices in Orange County and Santa Clara. Learn more by visiting