Family-Oriented Global Poultry Provider Chooses OneAmerica

Harrison Poultry, in business since 1958, brings aboard new retirement recordkeeper

Indianapolis, November 10, 2020

The Retirement Services division of OneAmerica® welcomes Harrison Poultry as a new retirement plan client. Harrison Poultry is a family-oriented company taking pride in producing distinctive poultry products that are distributed globally.

“As a leading employer in the Southeastern U.S. with more than 62 years in business, we are focused on rewarding those employees who are dedicated to providing wholesome nutrition in kitchens around the world, and a great retirement is part of that,” said David Bleth, president and CEO of Harrison Poultry. “We selected OneAmerica because of its focus on community and relationships, a perfect fit for our culture.”

The relationship with OneAmerica brings financial wellness resources to over 1,800 employees by providing personalized retirement strategies, including a custom website and educational resources for the Bethlehem, Georgia, company’s dedicated workforce, said plan advisor Jason Chepenik of Orlando-based Chepenik Financial, a OneDigital Company.

“Harrison Poultry is a multi-generational company that blends together state-of-the-art practices with a family feel,” said Chepenik. “Harrison Poultry believes in the value and power of relationships and found a great fit with OneAmerica, a like-minded company that understands what’s important to Harrison Poultry and its participants.”

“Relationships mean everything to us, and truly getting to know our customers gives us the ability to customize plan design, education and solutions to match each client’s unique mission,” said Sandy McCarthy, president of Retirement Services at OneAmerica. “We’re so thrilled to welcome Harrison Poultry and its participants, and we look forward to serving this unique plan.”

OneAmerica is the marketing name for the companies of OneAmerica.

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About Harrison Poultry

A family-oriented company founded in 1958, Harrison Poultry, Inc., is a leading vertically integrated poultry producer in the U.S. with annual sales exceeding $200 million. Harrison Poultry owns and operates processing facilities located in Bethlehem, Winder and Crawfordville, Georgia, producing more than 275 million pounds of poultry products each year and employing more than 900 individuals.

About OneAmerica®

A national provider of insurance and financial services for more than 140 years, the companies of OneAmerica help customers build and protect their financial futures. OneAmerica offers a variety of products and services to serve the financial needs of its policyholders and customers. These products include retirement plan products and recordkeeping services, individual life insurance, annuities, asset-based long-term care solutions and employee benefit plan products. Products are issued and underwritten by the companies of OneAmerica and distributed through a nationwide network of employees, agents, brokers and other sources who are committed to providing value to our customers. To learn more about our products, services and the companies of OneAmerica, visit

Products issued and underwritten by American United Life Insurance Company® (AUL), a OneAmerica company. Administrative and recordkeeping services provided by McCready and Keene, Inc. or OneAmerica Retirement Services LLC, companies of OneAmerica, which are not broker/dealers or investment advisors.

Harrison Poultry, Chepenik Financial and OneDigital are not affiliates of any OneAmerica company.

Tom Spalding, Public Relations Manager, 317-285-1461