Prudential Retirement announced today that they’ve been selected by Bergmann Associates to provide full servicing for its nearly $33 million, 330 participant retirement plan and by LiveOps for its nearly $13 million retirement plan. Prudential Retirement is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).
"We are committed to providing Bergmann and LiveOps’ with the solutions, services and support to help all of their employees achieve a successful Day One of retirement and all the days that follow,” said George Castineiras, senior vice president of Total Retirement Solutions.
“We were impressed with Prudential Retirement’s comprehensive product and service offering,” said William VanBuskirk, Director Human Resources, Bergmann Associates. “We look forward to partnering with Prudential as they put our employees on a path to a secure retirement.”
Bergmann Associates is an engineering and architectural design firm with three decades of success providing multi-disciplinary services to clients throughout the United States. Headquartered in Rochester, NY, Bergmann has 13 U.S. offices and 375 professional and technical staff featuring talented planners, architects, interior designers, landscape architects, programmers, developers, and structural, civil, environmental, mechanical, electrical, and industrial engineers.“As a technology company that seeks to provide stellar customer service and support, we were looking for the same in a retirement provider,” said Norma Lane, SVP of Human Resources, LiveOps. “Prudential’s reputation and experience in this area make the company the right choice and fit for our employees.” LiveOps is a cloud contact center and customer service software provider that enables companies to easily deliver excellent customer service while effectively monetizing customer interactions across voice, email, chat, social media and mobile SMS. The company is headquartered in Redwood City, CA. PFE Group served as Bergmann Associates’ retirement plan consultants and Pensionmark Retirement Group served as LiveOps’. Prudential Retirement delivers retirement plan solutions for public, private, and non-profit organizations. Services include state-of-the-art record keeping, administrative services, investment management, comprehensive employee investment education and communications, and trustee services. With over 85 years of retirement experience, Prudential Retirement helps meet the needs of over 3.8 million participants and annuitants. Prudential Retirement has $312.5 billion in retirement account values as of September 30, 2013. Retirement products and services are provided by Prudential Retirement Insurance and Annuity Company (PRIAC), Hartford, CT, or its affiliates. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), a financial services leader with more than $1 trillion of assets under management as of September 30, 2013, has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential’s diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth through a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds and investment management. In the U.S., Prudential’s iconic Rock symbol has stood for strength, stability, expertise and innovation for more than a century. For more information, please visit www.news.prudential.com. 0254498-00001-00