AmeriLife Group has appointed Barbara Stewart as the new President of AmeriLife Benefits, based in Overland Park, Kan. She has previously served as the Executive Vice President of Marketing and Strategy at AmeriLife.
She has previously led the sales technology and strategy marketing initiatives as well.
AmeriLife EO Scott Perry said, “Under Barb’s leadership, we have significantly enhanced our value proposition for AmeriLife brokerage and career agents, and we have initiated a direct-to-consumer business by developing digital and other lead generation programs and introducing new sales technology tools.”
“She has also helped reshape our corporate marketing strategy in support of our growth to become a powerhouse in the insurance and financial services industry.”
“We are committed to continuing to grow our worksite business,” said Vietri. “I’ve been impressed with Barb’s leadership, broad industry experience, drive and commitment. I am confident she will help us identify new opportunities to leverage our capabilities in assisting consumers during their working years and as they transition to Medicare in retirement.”
“I’m thrilled to join the terrific team at AmeriLife Benefits,” said Stewart. “I am confident that AmeriLife’s powerful capabilities and distribution network will drive even greater success. By meeting the challenge of an increasingly digital environment, AmeriLife Benefits is positioned to assist more employers and benefit brokers to empower and retain employees with the benefits they need and want.”
AmeriLife is a national leader in developing, marketing and distributing life and health insurance, annuities and retirement planning solutions to enhance the lives of pre-retirees and retirees. For nearly 50 years, AmeriLife has partnered with the nation’s leading insurance carriers to provide value and quality to customers served through a national distribution network of over 150,000 insurance agents and advisors, 25 marketing organizations, and 50 insurance agency locations.