Corporate Synergies Group Inc. is opening an office in New York.

Corporate Synergies, Mount Laurel, N.J., a benefits firm, has hired Michael Lisa to be the area vice president in charge of the new office, which will be in Manhattan.

Lisa previously was vice president of large group sales and account management at Weston Group Benefits L.L.C., Rye Brook, N.Y.

Lisa has a bachelor’s degree in marketing and management from Niagara University.