Laurie Brednich is the CEO of HR Company Store. Laurie began her career in the insurance industry working for Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield, MetLife and Hartford Steam Boiler. She then decided to take her unique skillset and apply it to the HR sector where she had a lengthy career helping employers maximize their benefit plan offerings. She has held employee benefits leadership positions at American Standard, National Basketball Association, Pinnacle Foods Group (manufacturer of Duncan Hines, Vlasic, and many other iconic foods brands), GoDaddy and most recently Sprouts Farmers Market.
Laurie has also been quoted in Essence Magazine (April, 2017) and Inc. Magazine (May, 2018) and several other online media outlets as an expert in employer-based health and wellness. In addition, Laurie has spoken at several conferences across the country on a variety of employee benefit topics.
In 2015, Laurie started HR Company Store after being frustrated with the lack of vendor transparency in the HR industry.