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  • 5/13/08 3:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE:UNM) has been honored for its commitment to the health of its employees with a Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles award, the third time Unum has earned the national recognition. “Finding ways to help employees maintain and improve their health is an important element of Unum’s commitment to the wellness of individuals and their families,” said Linda A. Levesque, Unum’s vice president of Human Resources, Benefits. “more...
  • 5/7/08 7:00 pm EDT

    Employee benefits provider makes Business Tennessee list for second
    year

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the second year, Unum (NYSE: UNM) has received a “Best Places to Work in Tennessee” award in recognition of the company’s outstanding workplace environment. A total of 27 Tennessee businesses were honored by Business Tennessee magazine, and Unum made the top 10. “As a leader in employee benefits, Unum knows first-hand the importance of a healthy work/life balance, health and wellness programs and a competitive benefitsmore...
  • 5/6/08 3:04 pm EDT

    Unum continues to lead industry in growing employer-sponsored group
    market

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In 2007, Unum (NYSE:UNM) sold more cases, covered more lives and earned more premium than any other carrier through its employer-sponsored group long term care product, according to annual sales research.i Unum added nearly 1,200 new businesses and nearly 83,000 new employees in 2007, reflecting a 20 percent increase over 2006. Now covering more than 650,000 working-age Americans, Unum holds 76 percent of the employer groupmore...
  • 3/20/08 4:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Thomas R. Watjen, president and chief executive officer, along with Kevin P. McCarthy, president and chief executive officer of Unum US, will be representing the Company at the Bank of America Smid Cap Conference on March 27, 2008 in Boston, MA. Watjen and McCarthy are scheduled to speak at 9:40 a.m. (ET) and will discuss the Company’s business strategy and future growth opportunities. Theremore...
  • 3/17/08 1:07 pm EDT

    Unum and Home Depot IT executives honored for achievements in
    information security

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lynda Fleury, assistant vice president and chief information security officer at Unum (NYSE: UNM), has received the coveted Information Security Executive Southeast Award 2008. Announced today by Executive Alliance, creator and provider of premium leadership recognition forums and events worldwide, the award acknowledges Fleury’s positive contributions and outstanding accomplishments to the industry through risk management, datamore...
  • 2/29/08 3:02 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer David Fussell will be retiring after 42 years with the company. Fussell will remain with the company until July 1, 2008, in order to provide an effective transition of responsibilities. He will also be retained in a consulting capacity through year end. "David Fussell has made tremendous contributions to this company," said Unum President andmore...
  • 2/28/08 4:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that two of its executives, Thomas R. Watjen, president and chief executive officer of Unum Group, and Kevin P. McCarthy, president and chief executive officer of Unum US, will present at the annual AIFA Conference on Monday, March 3, 2008. Mr. McCarthy will participate in an industry panel discussion at 3:05 p.m. and Mr. Watjen and Mr. McCarthy will also be presenting at a dinner presentation at 6 p.mmore...
  • 2/8/08 4:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Thomas R. Watjen, president and chief executive officer, along with Kevin P. McCarthy, president and chief executive officer of Unum US, will be representing the Company at the Merrill Lynch Insurance Investor Conference on Feb. 13, 2008 in New York City. Watjen and McCarthy are scheduled to speak at 10:35 a.m. (ET) and will discuss the Company’s business strategy and future growthmore...
  • 1/18/08 4:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Thomas R. Watjen, president and chief executive officer, along with Kevin P. McCarthy, president and chief executive officer of Unum US, will be representing the Company at Citigroup’s Financial Services Conference on January 30, 2007 at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City. Watjen and McCarthy are scheduled to speak at 2:45 p.m. (ET) and will discuss the Company’more...