Joe Wieser Named President and CEO of Colorado Bankers Life Insurance Company
(CHICAGO) – December 20, 2011 – Joe Wieser has been named president and chief executive officer of Colorado Bankers Life Insurance Company, which operates as the Worksite and Individual Solutions division of Dearborn National.
"Joe's comprehensive knowledge of the unique needs of the worksite and individual markets makes him an excellent choice for this role," said Tony Trani, president and chief executive officer of Dearborn National.
"I am honored to lead the Worksite and Individual Solutions division of Dearborn National," said Wieser. "With our solid values, stability and financial strength, Dearborn National is well positioned for ongoing success."
Wieser was most recently vice president of product development and enrollment services at Starmount Life Insurance Company/AlwaysCare Benefits. Previously, he was assistant vice president of administration and vice president of marketing at Colorado Bankers Life.
"I am proud to return to an organization where our employees and field partners share a commitment to the interests of our policyholders," Wieser said.
Wieser holds a bachelor's degree in business management from Metropolitan State College in Colorado.
About Dearborn National
With more than 40 years of experience, the Dearborn National brand companies offer a broad selection of insurance products, including Group Benefits (employer-paid/voluntary), Worksite and Individual, as well as an array of enhanced product services. Combined, we are licensed in all 50 states, as well as the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the British Virgin Islands, Guam and Puerto Rico. Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), a Mutual Legal Reserve Company, is the parent company of the Dearborn National brand companies. HCSC is the largest non-investor owned health care insurer in the United States and the fourth largest overall.
The Dearborn National brand companies include: Fort Dearborn Life Insurance Company® (Downers Grove, Illinois) and Colorado Bankers Life Insurance Company® (Greenwood Village, Colorado), both of which are not licensed in and do not solicit business in New York. In New York, the company is Fort Dearborn Life Insurance Company® of New York (Pittsford, New York).
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