About

IFS Benefits, LLC was founded in 2001 by owners Steve Blewitt, GBA and Bob Sonchen, RHU who left Aetna after 15 combined years to start the organization.

All of our producers and account managers have prior work experience at a health insurance company.

We are a locally owned and operated employee benefits brokerage and consulting firm with a current staff of 10 employees.  Being a mid-size agency gives us the ability to adjust quickly to changes in our industry while providing our clients access to some of the latest benefits, products, and services.

Since 2001, IFS Benefits has grown from a few dozen clients to over 500. 

We manage over $60 million of in force insurance premiums and are consistently ranked in the top producing agencies with our main insurers.

We operate out of two offices -- one in Newark, DE and the other in Lewes, DE.

Our agency offers a variety of professional services including claims analysis (when available), plan administration, legislative compliance assistance, custom communication offerings, and Web-based human resources tools.

IFS Benefits, LLC is able to offer a variety of health insurance plans, dental plans, life, disability and other employee benefit insurance plans from carriers and vendors across the United States. We specialize in evaluating, negotiating with, and recommending insurers and providers to our clients, and we employ rigorous selection criteria and performance objectives when considering a vendor.

We provide high-quality innovative resources and tools to help you make better-informed decisions and improve your firm's employee benefits strategies. 

IFS Benefits, LLC is the only Delaware member of Benefit Advisors Network (BAN), a premier national, credentialed network of independent employee benefit brokerage and consulting firms. Membership is contingent upon meeting the utmost standards of industry knowledge, ethics and ability to lead and collaborate Collectively, we are 1200 professionals who serve over 10,000 clients and spend over $16 billion on medical and prescription costs. This experience translates into IFS Benefits, LLC bringing the best thinking in the country to create innovative, cost-effective benefit packages.

New Castle County Office
220 Continental Drive • Suite 209 • Newark, DE 19713
302-652-2355 / fax: 302-652-5722
Sussex County Office
17527 Nassau Commons Blvd • Suite 208 • Lewes, DE 19958
302-645-2356 / fax: 302-645-5723