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  • 8/26/16 11:30 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Rick McKenney, president and chief executive officer, will be representing the company at the 2016 KBW Insurance Conference, Wednesday, September 7, 2016, in New York City. McKenney is scheduled to speak at 9:30 a.m. Eastern and will discuss the company’s business strategy and future growth prospects. There will be a live audio webcast of the presentation available on the Investors section ofmore...
  • 8/1/16 4:15 pm EDT

    Company sets ambitious growth plans for dental and vision business

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE: UNM) has completed its purchase of H&J Capital, LLC, parent of Starmount Life Insurance Company and AlwaysCare Benefits (“Starmount”), a leading independent dental and vision benefits company that will support Unum’s long-term growth plans for workplace financial protection products. “We are excited to welcome Starmount to the Unum family and to establish Baton Rouge as our center of excellence for the dental and visionmore...
  • 5/27/16 10:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Rick McKenney, president and chief executive officer, will be representing the company at the Deutsche Bank Global Financial Services Investor Conference, Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in New York City. McKenney is scheduled to speak at 1:20 p.m. Eastern and will discuss the company’s business strategy and future growth prospects. There will be a live audio webcast of the presentation available onmore...
  • 5/26/16 10:50 am EDT

    Says demand for employee benefits has never been greater

    PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At his first annual meeting as Unum’s CEO, Richard P. McKenney told shareholders that he sees increasing demand for the company’s products and services, and that the company is well-positioned to capitalize on these opportunities and expand its reach. “We look to the future with optimism because the need for what we do has never been greater and we see a tremendous opportunity to continue to grow the market,” said McKenneymore...
  • 4/26/16 10:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Josh Nelson will be joining Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) as chief financial officer of its Colonial Life business. Nelson will focus on driving financial results as a key strategic partner to corporate and business leaders at Colonial Life and across Unum Group. He will be responsible for providing comprehensive financial support, pricing and valuation, and will drive value creation and profitability of Colonial Life’s business. Nelsonmore...
  • 4/25/16 11:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE:UNM) is promoting Marco Forato to the role of senior vice president for corporate strategy and development, and Tyler Siira has been named vice president and treasurer. In addition to his current responsibility leading Unum’s global growth strategy, Forato will take on accountability for strategic corporate development to help Unum introduce new products, services or partnerships, and to expand its global footprint. Foratomore...
  • 4/12/16 2:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) is revising the release date for its first quarter 2016 results to Wednesday, April 27, at approximately 4:15 p.m. Eastern. The earnings news release and the financial supplement will be available in the Investors section of the company’s website, which can be directly accessed at www.investors.unum.com. Members of Unum Group senior management will host a conference call on Thursday, April 28, at 10 a.m. Easternmore...
  • 4/8/16 2:30 pm EDT
    For the second year in a row, Unum has made the list of America’s Best Employers published by Forbes. The company is ranked No. 159 out of 500 and sits in the No. 3 slot for the insurance industry.“The best thing about this recognition is that it is an unsolicited endorsement by our employees,” said Diane Garofalo, senior vice president of corporate human resources. “I’m extremely pleased that our culture here and business success are appreciated by the most important ingredient of our work –more...
  • 3/31/16 4:15 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) announced today that Joseph J. Echevarria, former chief executive officer of Deloitte LLP, has been elected to serve as a director of the company effective April 1, 2016. During his 36-year tenure with Deloitte, Echevarria held increasingly senior leadership positions prior to being named chief executive officer, including U.S. managing partner and chief operating officer. He also served on key boards andmore...
  • 3/7/16 1:05 pm EST

    WorkWell and WorkLife cover the “news” of the workplace

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Two new websites - WorkWell and WorkLife – from employee benefit leaders Unum and Colonial Life help consumers make the most of their work life. With stories about workplace issues, career development, benefits packages and healthy living tips, Unum and Colonial Life will share their knowledge to support consumers as they navigate the ins and outs of their time on – and off - the clock. “We spend amore...