Our Story

When SilverStone Group’s founder, H.H. “Red” Nelson, started his insurance business in a one-room, two-person office in Council Bluffs, Iowa in 1945, he never dreamed that 70 years later the firm would have grown to over 200 employees. Stroll through our past here.

SilverStone Group

Established in 1945, SilverStone Group is a full-service, resource management company offering customized services for business and private clients. We begin each relationship by striving to learn all there is to know about you and your business.

Risk Management

Managing the many intricacies of business risk can, itself, be risky business. It’s our job to make sure your business is protected. Not only do we identify and transfer your risks, we find ways to manage and reduce the risk.

Employee Benefits

Despite current trends, it is possible to control costs of benefit plans while providing adequate protection for your employees. To accomplish this, SilverStone Group helps you manage every aspect of your group health and welfare plans.

Private Client Services

It takes hard work to achieve your financial goals. Taking the responsibility of managing your assets now can help ensure the future for you and your family.

Consulting Services

Every project begins with a vision. Working together, we’ll build a relationship to understand your goals and objectives. You can achieve your dreams and we'll be there along the way.


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    SilverStone Group is very active in our community and across the country attending and speaking at events. We also offer seminars and training workshops on various topics.

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    Special Bulletins

    Utilizing our Wisdom at Work to bring you the most up-to-date information regarding legislative changes, Court decisions and plan compliance issues.

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    Video Showcase

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