Richard has been in the insurance business for 27 years. He started Corporate Benefit Consultants in 1990 and founded Cornerstone Insurance Group, a full-service employee benefits and risk management consulting firm, 15 years later in 2005. Today, Cornerstone has more than 100 employees and is a Healthiest Employer and Best Place to Work, as ranked by the St. Louis Business Journal.
During his tenure, Richard has served as an employee benefits consultant to companies both in the St. Louis area and nationwide. He serves on many national broker advisory boards and is a respected member of the employee benefits community.

Richard Steinbaum's Posts

Returning to Work Post COVID-19

Posted on May 26, 2020

HR, In the News, OSHA, wellness
As more and more states begin to loosen their stay at home restrictions, the question many business owners have right now is, “When can we get our employees back to work, and how do we do so, safely?” Many companies were able to transition to a remote working environment and subsequently have seen their employees... Read More

Employee Benefits: Your Biggest Recruiting (and Retaining) Tool

Posted on August 22, 2019

Benefits, HR, Recruiting
According to a recent survey, about one-third of all job seekers begin their search to find better pay and benefits. This not only indicates the importance of well-structured benefits when it comes to recruiting top talent, but also when it comes to retaining the talent you already have.

Cornerstone Named 2019 Best Place to Work Finalist

Posted on March 21, 2019

Benefits, In the News
We are celebrating our third consecutive year as a finalist in the St. Louis Business Journal’s Best Places to Work Awards.

Cornerstone Named One of St. Louis’ Largest Employee Benefits Firms

Posted on April 04, 2018

In the News
Cornerstone has been listed as a largest employee benefits firm by the St. Louis Business Journal since the first annual list published in 2013.

History of Cornerstone

Posted on March 26, 2018

In the News
Cornerstone Insurance Group has roots in St. Louis dating back to 1971. It’s our mission to give back to the the place we call home, to strengthen our community and the people who work in it, and to help the businesses we partner with in every capacity possible.

Cornerstone Named Best Places to Work Finalist

Posted on February 12, 2018

In the News
For the second year in a row, our employee benefits company has been named a Best Place to Work by our employees and the St. Louis Business Journal.