LEAWOOD, KS--(Marketwired - Jun 10, 2013) - Jeffery Anderson, Co-Founder and COO of Leawood, KS based Spring Venture Group was recently recognized by Ingram's Magazine as one of Kansas City's top business leaders for 2013. For 15 years, Ingram's has compiled an annual 40 Under Forty list to honor forty Kansas City area individuals that have demonstrated exemplary leadership not just within their own organizations, but to the broader community as well. Jeffery joins an Ingram's 40 Under Forty family that is now 600 strong.

"Being recognized as part of this fantastic group of individuals is truly an honor, and I believe that this distinction would not be possible without our people," said Anderson. "Our people are most important to me, and it is meaningful for us that our company culture creates an atmosphere with minimal hierarchy, the freedom to share all ideas, and fosters the desire to continually improve," he added.

Spring Venture Group is a sales and marketing firm specializing in direct-to-consumer insurance distribution. Since 2009 under the Spring umbrella, Jeffery co-founded and launched United Medicare Advisors, Generation Life Insurance Company and SelectQuote Auto & Home Insurance Services.

United Medicare Advisors, a national comparison-shopping senior health insurance agency launched in 2010, has grown to be a leader in the industry, and is predicting to add over 80 jobs in Kansas City over the next 18 months. The agency provides seniors with a consultative, unbiased approach to understanding and purchasing Medicare Supplement (Medigap) insurance, and other senior health insurance products. Jeffery serves as the CEO of United Medicare Advisors.

Generation Life Insurance Company was launched in 2012, in partnership between SVG and Farm Bureau Insurance of Tennessee. Generation Life provides innovative, affordable and convenient life insurance products utilizing SVG's platform as the exclusive distribution channel.

To see the full list of 2013 honorees visit: http://www.ingramsonline.com/

Spring has plans for continued growth in Kansas City over the coming months and years. To learn more about working at Spring Venture Group and other upcoming opportunities, visit http://springventuregroup.com/careers/.