Employee Benefits

Alera Group Acquires Makro Enterprises

September 12, 2019

Local firm joins Alera Group through GLB Insurance

Alera Group, an independent national insurance brokerage and wealth management firm, today announced that it has acquired Makro Enterprises (Makro), effective September 1, 2019. Makro will join Alera Group through local firm GLB Insurance.

Makro offers employee benefits and insurance services for clients throughout Las Vegas and the surrounding region. Makro was formerly the insurance arm of ManagedPay, a Las Vegas payroll company.

“The expertise of Scott Edlin and his team expands the regional offerings of Alera Group in Nevada.  They are a strong expansion of our expertise in employee benefits, and we are excited to welcome them to Alera Group,” said Alan Levitz, CEO of Alera Group.

“We are thrilled to join Alera Group and, locally, the GLB team,” said Scott Edlin, Managing Partner of Makro. “The national scope of resources will be hugely valuable as we continue to serve our clients with excellence, and we look forward to collaborating with other Alera Group firms across the country.”

The Makro service team will continue serving clients in their current roles. Additionally, all payroll services through ManagedPay will continue going forward through that organization. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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About Alera Group

Based in Deerfield, IL, Alera Group’s over 1,500 employees serve thousands of clients nationally in employee benefits, property and casualty, risk management and wealth management. Alera Group is the 15th largest independent insurance agency in the country. For more information, visit www.aleragroup.com or follow Alera Group on Twitter: @AleraGroupUS

Media Contacts: 
Alera Group: Rob Lieblein, Chief Development Officer, 717-329-2451, rob.lieblein@aleragroup.com