Solstice Benefits Among 2016 Hermes Creative Award Winners

The dental and vision insurer selected among over 6,000 entries from over 15 countries

​​Dental and vision insurer Solstice Benefits (Solstice) was named a Hermes Creative Award winner for the third time, earning Gold honors for its corporate website, Solstice was honored in prior years for its member newsletters and educational health videos.

Hermes Creative Awards honor creative professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of traditional and emerging media, and recognize outstanding work in the industry while promoting the philanthropic nature of marketing and communication professionals.

As a dental insurer, we're passionate about oral health, but we're also focused on member education and communication. We're proud to be recognized again for our push to empower our members through knowledge."

Carlos Ferrera, Chief Operating Officer

“As a dental insurer, we’re passionate about oral health, but we’re also focused on member education and communication,” said Solstice Chief Operating Officer Carlos Ferrera. “We’re proud to be recognized again for our push to empower our members through knowledge.”

There were over 6,000 entries from throughout the United States, Canada and 15 other countries in the Hermes Creative Awards 2016 competition. Entries came from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production companies and freelancers.

Solstice was recently ranked the No. 16 insurance company and No. 1,408 overall on Inc. magazine’s 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.

Founded in 1998, Solstice provides dental, vision and other coverage to more than 700,000 members nationally, and has built the current No. 1 largest DHMO/EPO provider networks in both Florida and New York[1]. In 2013, Solstice created an innovative private health exchange—the Solstice Marketplace. The award-winning platform offers a customizable portal for business management, as well as group enrollment.

 About Solstice:

Solstice is a privately held Florida corporation based in Plantation, Fla. Solstice underwrites, administers and markets dental, vision, pharmaceutical, life and short- and long-term disability benefits plans. Solstice and its subsidiaries also offer Third Party Administration (TPA) services in the Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia markets—and are in the process of expanding nationwide. It has been named one of “Florida’s Best Companies to Work For” and has made Inc. magazine’s “America’s Fastest Growing Companies” list for five years in a row. Solstice has also developed the Solstice Marketplace, a private health care exchange. Created specifically with insurance brokers in mind, the Solstice Marketplace provides brokers with a one-stop shop to offer personalized service to their customers.  For information on Solstice, contact 1.877.760.2247 or visit and

[1] Ranked by NetMinder, the industry standard for dental network data

Source: Solstice Benefits