Full Name
Kareim Cade
Job Title
CEO
Company
Great Lakes Benefit Group
Speaker Bio
Kareim R. Cade is a native Detroiter and a 1994 graduate of Clark Atlanta University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, focusing on Insurance and Risk Management.

Kareim obtained his Life and Health Insurance license from the State of Michigan and began his independent insurance career with New York Life Insurance Company in 1995. He was later recruited by Colonial Life and Accident Insurance Company in 1996 where he served in several sales and sales management positions. During his tenure with Colonial he won several national sales awards and qualified for the company’s prestigious President’s Club and Leaders Conference.

Mr. Cade launched Great Lakes Benefit Group, (GLBG), in 2006 to address the growing demand of an “one stop shop” approach for small to
mid-size employer groups. GLBG currently provides benefits consulting for K-12 traditional public and charter school districts, Public/private sector, associations and national union organizations in Michigan, Maryland, Georgia, Washington D.C, and Florida. He was BenefitsPro 2019 Broker of the Year Finalist.
Kareim Cade