Benefitfocus Opens Early Bird Registration for One Place 2016

Client conference to address industry trends and unveil new benefits management solutions to improve lives beyond open enrollment

Charleston, S.C. – September 22, 2015 – Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT), a leading provider of cloud-based benefits management software, will host its annual client conference, One Place 2016 (#OnePlace16), at the Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Fla., March 8­–10, 2016, with preconference training led by Benefitfocus University to kick off on Monday, March 7. Registration is now open, and early bird pricing continues until January 31, 2016.

Now in its sixth year, One Place is an opportunity for large employers and insurance carriers to convene and discuss some of the toughest challenges they face in 2016. From increased regulatory complexity as a result of the Affordable Care Act to the need to engage employees and consumers in their healthcare decisions throughout the year, attendees will network with peers, share best practices and receive a firsthand look at new solutions from Benefitfocus designed to increase engagement, reduce costs and improve decision making.

“Our clients, both large employers and insurance carriers, operate in an increasingly complex environment. Through One Place, we provide a community for these individuals to get together, network and learn from one another,” said Shawn Jenkins, CEO of Benefitfocus.

In 2016, One Place will bring together a unique lineup of thought leaders and practitioners, regulatory experts, and featured customers to provide attendees with the information and skills required to excel in today’s ever-changing benefits landscape. In addition, Benefitfocus will host partners from a growing ecosystem including leading enterprise application providers, system integrators, third-party software developers and emerging mobile health providers. Interested attendees can view highlights from One Place 2015 and register for One Place 2016 at www.benefitfocus.com/one-place/highlights.

About Benefitfocus

Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT) is a leading provider of cloud-based benefits software solutions for consumers, employers, insurance carriers and brokers. Benefitfocus has served more than 25 million consumers on its platform that consists of an integrated portfolio of products and services enabling clients to more efficiently shop, enroll, manage and exchange benefits information. With a user-friendly interface and consumer-centric design, the Benefitfocus Platform provides one place for consumers to access all their benefits. Benefitfocus solutions support the administration of all types of benefits including core medical, dental and other voluntary benefits plans as well as wellness programs. For more information, visit www.benefitfocus.com.

Except for historical information, all of the statements, expectations, and assumptions contained in this press release are forward-looking statements. Actual results might differ materially from those explicit or implicit in the forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include: the need to innovate and provide useful products and services; changes in government regulations; the immature and volatile nature of the market for our products and services and other factors that could impact our anticipated growth; management of growth; fluctuations in our financial results; general economic risks; reliance on key personnel; our ability to compete effectively; our ability to maintain our culture and recruit and retain qualified personnel; privacy, security and other risks associated with our business; and the other risk factors set forth from time to time in our SEC filings, copies of which are available free of charge within the Investor Relations section of the Benefitfocus website at http://investor.benefitfocus.com/sec.cfm or upon request from our investor relations department. Benefitfocus assumes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward-looking statements, except as required by law.

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