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Member Benefits Named to University of Florida 2023 Gator100

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Member Benefits was named to the University of Florida’s 2023 Gator100 during a ceremony on April 21 in the Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on UF’s campus.

Each year, the Gator100 recognizes the world’s fastest-growing Gator businesses owned or led by UF alumni. Ernst & Young, independent accounting firm of the Gator100 since the program began in 2015, verifies financial information submitted by each company and calculates the rankings based on compound annual growth rate over the past three years.

Member Benefits is a family-operated, full-service insurance and financial services organization specializing in Third Party Administration of professional affinity group and association member benefit programs.

Member Benefits has been previously featured in the Gator100 three other times since its inception in 2015.

Member Benefits CEO, Nicklaus A. “Nick” Trefry (01’) graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Business Administration from the Warrington College of Business.

On news of the selection, Nick Trefry had the following to say: “It’s an incredible honor for Member Benefits to make the prestigious Gator100 for a fourth time. We are so proud to be recognized and we congratulate all of this year’s honorees for their achievements. Go Gators!”

The 2023 Gator100 celebrated companies from over 18 industries, with the top three representing construction and design, health, and real estate. Of the 100 businesses, 77 were Florida companies with other top state headquarters including Georgia, South Carolina, and California.

“These UF alumni-owned or -led companies create jobs, add value to our communities, and make an impact around the world,” said Brian K. Danforth, Assistant Vice President of Development and Executive Director of the UF Alumni Association. “These 2023 honorees represent the very best of our Gator entrepreneurs and business leaders. They shine a bright light on the University of Florida and the graduates it produces – people with vision, drive and determination.”

View the full list of 2023 Gator100 honorees at