The hire is part of a plan to grow the leadership team to support its industry-leading engagement platform iJoin, a leading innovator in retirement plan technologies, announced today the addition of Benjamin Thomason, JD, a 20-year industry maven, to its national leadership team. With experience at Vestwell, Fidelity, Goldman Sachs, and JPMorgan, Ben’s role focuses on helping industry partners rapidly evolve their participant and advisor experience by leveraging iJoin’s managed account, participant engagement, and analytics capabilities.
“Ben’s experience with advisors, aggregators, recordkeepers, and asset managers has centered on developing collaborative approaches to improving the participant experience and its positive impact on outcomes” offered Steve McCoy, iJoin CEO. “We believe iJoin is uniquely positioned to help industry partners deliver a highly differentiated experience and are truly excited to have Ben’s energy, acumen, and leadership to help guide our growth.”Ben Thomason added, “I’ve had the good fortune of working for emerging fintech companies whose vision and underlying technology I found very appealing. iJoin is rapidly evolving workplace investment technology to help advisors automate the delivery of information and guidance at the right time. The company’s focus on scalable, personalized user experiences powered by advisor-managed accounts, participant engagement tools, with intricate analytics is as transformative as it is compelling. I’m excited to help maximize its potential.”