October 14, 2010 – Chicago, IL – Blue Prairie Group, a Chicago‐based institutional retirement and investment consulting firm, is pleased to announce they have engaged the services of Michael J. Olah, J. D.
Mr. Olah has over 20 years of experience in the ERISA/Benefits area, beginning his career practicing ERISA law in Ohio and Virginia. In the past 17 years, Mr. Olah has been employed by Schwab Corporate and Retirement Services, Strong Capital Management and KeyCorp, during which time he consulted on ERISA and client servicing issues, mentoring client servicing teams and managing business risk. Mr. Olah stated, “I couldn’t be more pleased with this relationship. I have known Matt for over a decade and I look forward to assisting Blue Prairie Group clients.”
Blue Prairie Group has engaged Mr. Olah to work with BPG clients on some of their more complex ERISA and plan design issues. Mr. Olah’s knowledge and experience of ERISA will provide BPG clients with a new layer of expertise. Matt Gnabasik, Managing Director of Blue Prairie Group stated, “Increasingly, our clients are turning to us for assistance in areas outside of traditional investment consulting such as in‐depth plan design analysis, fee disclosure and conflict resolution. By adding Mike to our team we will significantly increase our consulting bandwidth.”