Jeffrey Benson is the Managing Partner of Prominent Insurance Group, LLC. Mr. Benson has over 15 years’ experience in sales, with a skill set ranging from organizational leadership, financial management and business to business sales. Mr. Benson began his career in the United States Air Force. After obtaining his Life and Health insurance license, Jeff went on to work for Combined Insurance, rising to the ranks of sales manager for the state of Delaware and Eastern shore of Maryland. Mr. Benson is an all-around Humanitarian. He loves to mentor young males through his TeamLYFE (Live Your Future Everyday) Brand. Along with his business partners, they facilitate mentorship programs, sporting leagues and community advocacy events. Serving the community is Jeff’s heart’s desire. Through his tenacity, Mr. Benson has been recognized for his business and community efforts.
Jeff is a TEDxSeaford Organizer, a Jefferson Award winner, an American Graduate Champion, a winner of the Audrey K. Doberstein Leadership award, the Delaware Fatherhood and Family Coalition Leadership/Pioneer Award, the Inspire Community Award, a Delaware Business Times and Chains, Inc. Forty under 40 Award winning honoree, a Mountaire/WMDT Better Delmarva Award winner, a NAACP Unsung Hero Honoree, as well as a National Urban League Young Professional: Heroes in the Movement recipient, Black Enterprises 100 Modern Men of Distinction and Insurance Business America Hot 100.
Jeffrey Benson holds a bachelor’s degree in Marketing, an MBA in Organizational Leadership, and a current Doctor of Business Administration student with Wilmington University. He currently serves on the Seaford School District Board of Education, advisory board of Make-A-Wish Delaware, is a member of the Vision Coalition of Delaware Leadership Team, Governor Appointed Delaware Board of Cosmetology & Barbering Member, Leadership Delaware and Congressional Black Caucus Institute Fellow and is an active body within his local community.