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  • 7/26/13 1:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE:UNM) announced today that Steven A. Zabel has been named senior vice president and chief risk officer for the company, effective August 5. In this capacity, Zabel will be responsible for the oversight of Unum’s enterprise risk management program and will relocate to the company’s Chattanooga headquarters. He joins Unum from Genworth Financial, where he was most recently senior vice president of Long Term Caremore...
  • 7/8/13 1:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE:UNM) announced today that Kate Miller has been named senior vice president and chief information officer for the company. In this capacity, Miller will guide the implementation of new technology, oversee application development initiatives and continue to keep Unum’s technology strategy aligned with business goals. She will relocate to the company’s Chattanooga headquarters from Washington, D.C., where she was themore...
  • 7/1/13 10:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) will release its second quarter results on Monday, Aug. 5, at approximately 4 p.m. Eastern. The earnings news release and the financial supplement will be available in the “Investors” section of the company’s website at www.unum.com, which can also be directly accessed at www.investors.unum.com. Members of Unum Group senior management will host a conference call on Tuesday, Aug. 6, at 9 a.m. Eastern to discuss themore...
  • 5/24/13 10:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Tom Watjen, president and chief executive officer, will be representing the company at the Deutsche Bank Global Financial Conference, June 4, 2013, in New York City. Watjen is scheduled to speak at 1:30 p.m. Eastern and will discuss the company’s business strategy and future growth opportunities. There will be a live audio webcast of the presentation available on the “Investors” page ofmore...
  • 5/23/13 8:30 am EDT

    Simonds assumes CEO role of Unum US

    PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Kevin P. McCarthy, chief operating officer of the company and chief executive officer of its Unum US operating unit, intends to retire in the first quarter of 2014. He is stepping down from his role as CEO of Unum US effective July 1, 2013, while maintaining his position of chief operating officer of Unum Group. Michael Q. Simonds, currently chief operating officer of Unum US, will succeed McCarthy asmore...
  • 5/22/13 11:30 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the eighth year, Unum has been honored for its continuous efforts to support the health and wellness of U.S. employees and their families. Unum was among 65 U.S. employers that won the 2013 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles today from the National Business Group on Health in Washington, D.C. Unum has major locations in Chattanooga, Portland, Maine, and Worcester, Mass., and at Colonial Life in Columbia, S.C. “Ourmore...
  • 5/14/13 10:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new collection of tactical guides to what’s next in health care reform is helping employers understand and prepare for an uncertain landscape of shifting requirements, choices and needs. The guides from Unum (NYSE: UNM) also offer employers expert advice on a total benefits strategy, including financial protection benefits and a strong communication plan. “Employee benefits have rarely been as widely discussed and considered as theymore...
  • 4/18/13 11:00 am EDT

    Unum contributes to research from Department of Labor and President’s Advisory Council for Financial Capability

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Disability insurance is crucial to the financial security of working Americans, yet too few employees understand the risks and are covered by this important benefit, says a new report by the Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefit Plans. Submitted to the secretary of Labor, the report recommends a comprehensive education campaign for employers and their employees on the risks of becoming disabled from illness ormore...
  • 3/18/13 10:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Kevin McCarthy, executive vice president and chief operating officer, will be representing the company at the J.P. Morgan Insurance Conference, March 21, 2013, in New York City. McCarthy is scheduled to speak at 1:30 p.m. Eastern and will discuss the company’s business strategy and future growth opportunities. There will be a live audio webcast of the presentation available on the “Investorsmore...
  • 2/22/13 12:10 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First graph of release: Conference location should be Boston, MA (sted New York City). The corrected release reads: UNUM GROUP TO PRESENT AT THE CITI 2013 FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Tom Watjen, president and chief executive officer, will be representing the company at the Citi 2013 Financial Services Conference, March 6, 2013, in Boston, MA. Watjen ismore...