BOLD Speaker Series 2.0

Member Price: FREE TO ATTEND Nonmember Price: Free to Attend Date: Location: Hybrid Address: 520 N. Glenbrook Dr. Garland, TX 75040 Categories: Chamber Events, Small Business, Seminars/Webinars


Event Details

The Garland Chamber in partnership with Texas Security Bank is proud to be hosting the BOLD Speaker Series 2.0. The Business Speaker Series will be a monthly, continuing education forum for business owners. The series is designed to enhance knowledge in critical business disciplines - especially for the independent business owner.

July Topic: Full Gamut of Business Insurance
Speakers: Sebastian Sanchez and Lucas Nelson, RHSB

Date: July 27, 2021
Time: 8 - 9 a.m.
Location: Zoom Video Communications

About the Topic

Rising Costs in Employee Benefits:

To best prepare business leaders for the post-pandemic landscape in employer sponsored health plans we will examine what the last 15-months of the pandemic did to the market, forecast what is to come and equip employers with tools for success.

  • A brief lookback at how the pandemic affected employer sponsored benefits
  • What we can expect from the market as claims return to a pre-pandemic level
  • How employers can best equip themselves for the rising tide in healthcare and drug manufacturing costs

Evolving Risks in Property & Casualty: 

Successfully navigating the commercial Property & Casualty markets -

  • Tips for maximizing position with carriers to achieve best terms and pricing
  • Importance of adapting company insurance program to keep pace with technology and current culture
  • Understanding and implementing risk mitigation and risk transfer measures

About the Speakers

Sebastian Sanchez

Sebastian is a uniquely talented benefit consultant with an emphasis in small to mid-market employers. His healthcare-industry experience & account management background, combined with his bilingual proficiency & multi-cultural understanding position him as a strategic partner in an ever-changing healthcare system.

Prior to joining RHSB, Sebastian led a team of benefit coordinators for a national broker in the Dallas area. His experience with customer support and benefit plan design equip him with the knowledge needed to help employers navigate healthcare options.

Sebastian is a graduate of Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications.

He is fluent in English and Spanish and is an avid tennis player.


Lucas Nelson

Luke Nelson is a Vice President at RHSB focusing on middle market commercial lines of insurance primarily in the Construction, Manufacturing, Real Estate, and Retail sectors. By taking a comprehensive and strategic approach to the insurance buying process, Luke is able to successfully deliver best in class results and service.

Prior to insurance he served in the United States Navy, Naval Special Warfare division as a Special Boat Team operator.

Luke lives in Dallas with his wife and two (soon-to-be three) children. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family, reading, and playing/watching a variety of sports.