Endorsed Programs

The following companies are a part of AIC's Endorsed Vendors Program. Click the company link below to learn more about each of these companies who provide a range of quality products and services to county government.


Apex Benefits Group, Inc

Bliss McKnight, Inc.


Ice Miller LLP


Nationwide Retirement Solutions



9400 Priority Way West Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46240
(317) 254-1600
Fax: (317) 254-1606
John Gause, President
Specializing in Employee Benefits, Brokerage and Consulting Services
For more information, visit https://apexbg.com/.


2801 E. Empire
Bloomington, IL 61704
(800) 322-3391 extension 441
Fax: (309)663-1396
Frank Pinson, Vice President, Sales, (615) 840-1704
Dave Blickhahn, Marketing Specialist, (309) 824-2711
Bliss McKnight offers high quality, broadly written property and liability insurance protection, as well as risk management services for Indiana Counties. Provided through local independent agents, this special program has been endorsed by AIC and recommended by AIC to its members for every year since 1989.


111 Monument Circle, Suite 2200
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 231-6827

Carmen Andreoli, Sr. Account Manager - Origination
Constellation is a full-service natural gas marketing company that purchases natural gas from a variety of supply basins and transports the natural gas on many different pipelines to provide competitively-priced natural gas to its customers. This same economy of scale purchasing strategy will greatly benefit the members of the Association of Indiana Counties.
For more information, visit https://associations.constellation.com/aic/.


Indianapolis Office
One American Square
South Bend Area Office
Chicago Office
Box 82001
Indianapolis, IN 46282
(317) 236-2100
FAX (317) 236-5819
51323 Pebble Beach Court
Granger, IN 46530
(574) 271-3841
FAX (317) 592-4801
500 West Monroe
Suite 1818
Chicago, IL 60661
(312) 726-1567
FAX: (312) 641-6263
Lisa A. Lee, Partner (Indianapolis) (317) 236-2268

Ice Miller is a law partnership with over 220 attorneys with a diverse range of expertise in virtually all areas of government law, including, but not limited to: environmental law; the operation and financing of solid waste districts; county road, jail, courthouse and juvenile detention center financing; economic development and tax increment financing; federal, state and local taxation; ADA compliance; collective bargaining and labor relations; personnel and employee benefits; land use, planning and zoning, and governmental relations. The Firm has been ranked as one of the top bond counsel in the nation in approving bond issues for years.

For more information, visit https://www.icemiller.com/.


429 N. Pennsylvania Street, Suite 301
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(800) 618-7364
Fax: (317) 238-3120
Deborah Adams, Consultant
MAXIMUS is an international consulting firm specializing in services to the public sector. Serving Indiana for nearly 40 years, MAXIMUS is recognized as a leader in the field of indirect costs and a specialist in related cost accounting services, MAXIMUS can provide a full range of services that include:
  • Indirect Cost Allocation
  • Title IV-D Claims Processing
  • User Fee and Rate Analyses
  • Fund & Account Reconciliation

For more information, visit https://maximus.com/.


Fax: (866) 569-4581
Cell: (260) 602-3726
James Beck, Program Director 
Nationwide Retirement Solutions (NRS) is the leader in providing tax-deferred savings plans for public employees. NRS provides a complete spectrum of investment options, educational services and administrative/record keeping requirements to fulfill all public employer needs. These services are available to Indiana public employers through a low-cost, turnkey approach.
For more information, visit https://www.nrsforu.com/.

OMNIA Partners

840 Crescent Centre Drive Suite 600
Franklin, TN 37067
(866) 875-3299
Tom Ford, Regional Manager, Midwest
OMNIA Partners, Public Sector is the nation’s largest and most experienced cooperative purchasing organization dedicated to public sector procurement. Our immense purchasing power and world-class suppliers have produced a comprehensive portfolio of cooperative contracts and partnerships, making OMNIA Partners the most valued and trusted resource for organizations nationwide.

Through the economies of scale created by OMNIA Partners, our participants now have access to an extensive portfolio of competitively solicited and publicly awarded agreements. The lead agency contracting process continues to be the foundation on which we are founded.  OMNIA Partners is proud to offer more value and resources to state and local government, higher education, K-12 education and non-profits.

For more information, visit omniapartners.com/publicsector.

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