EBS Welcomes New Business Development Manager, Patty Flaherty Donahue

Newton, MA. (April 10, 2019) — EBS Insurance Brokers, in Newton, Massachusetts and Springfield, Massachusetts, is proud to announce that Patty Flaherty Donahue has joined our team of talented employee professionals as a Business Development Manager. Patty comes to EBS from The Davis Companies, where she spent a prolific 26-year tenure as the Vice President of Key Accounts, finding consultative solutions for her clients in the human resources and talent acquisition space. Patty’s previous experience - identifying deficits and opportunities in her clients’ staffing programs - will easily translate into her new role as a Business Development Manager with EBS as she collaborates with clients to streamline and enhance their employee benefits programs.

Paul Rooney, Managing Partner at EBS, has shared his excitement about Patty Flaherty Donahue as the newest addition to the team. “Finding quality sales professionals is a necessity for any sales organization but also presents a challenge. Adding an accomplished performer like Patty with a proven track record, extensive experience, and established relationships will be extremely valuable to EBS as we strive for continued growth.”

“I’m thrilled to join this exceptional team and love the EBS philosophy of going above and beyond for each and every client,” says Patty. “The depth of knowledge, technology and creativity here is really exciting.”

Patty kicks off our client relationships by helping companies address healthcare cost-containment strategies, HR technology, compliance & healthcare reform, and corporate wellness initiatives.

With over 26 years of experience in human capital management solutions for talent and human resource executives, Patty brings her passion, creativity, and a consultative approach to all EBS clients.


EBS is a full-service employee benefits brokerage firm that offers Health & Welfare Plan Administration, International Benefits, Financial Services and Executive Benefits to organizations both small and large throughout New England and beyond. Based in Newton, MA, EBS has grown to 25 employees devoted to client service and support, including in-house subject matter experts in the areas of corporate wellness, compliance, and HR technology. EBS is a founding member of United Benefit Advisors (UBA), an association of over 130 of the nation’s premier independent benefit advisory firms that share wisdom, seasoned experience, innovative technologies, and strategic partnerships, allowing for a national presence for each of the participating partner firms.