|By Marketwired .||
|January 21, 2014 08:31 AM EST|
LAKE FOREST, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 01/21/14 -- Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions, a long-standing voluntary benefits carrier, announces their recent hire, Ben Carey, as Regional Sales Director of the Pacific Northwest including Northern California, Northern Nevada, Washington and Oregon.
Carey was hired to develop relationships with voluntary and employee benefits brokers and enrollment specialists, and strategize sales and enrollments in the Pacific Northwest Region for the Lake Forest, Ill.-based voluntary benefits provider. His office is located in San Leandro, Calif., outside of San Francisco.
"We are excited to have Ben join our team. He brings the strong relationships and steady experience we need in a territory that has so much growth opportunity," said David Schneeweis, Regional Sales Vice President, Western Region.
Carey brings 10 years of industry experience to Trustmark. "I joined Trustmark because it has a stellar reputation in the industry for providing amazing end-to-end service for its clients and developing deep relationships with its partners. I wanted to be a part of that company vision of long-term success," he said.
Carey previously worked at Allstate before joining Trustmark. And prior to entering into an insurance career, Carey played baseball for an affiliated Philadelphia Phillies minor league team. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Administration from Cal Poly State University in San Luis Obispo, Calif. Interested brokers and enrollment firms can reach Ben at 415-606-9041 or [email protected].
About Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions
Trustmark is a mutual company with more than a century of experience in voluntary benefits. It provides the resources that employers and employees need to make knowledgeable decisions to enhance their benefit plans and provide vital financial protection. Trustmark Companies is rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best, with $1.95 billion in assets and more than 2 million covered lives. Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions is a division of Trustmark Companies. Visit www.trustmarksolutions.com.