National Life Group Joins with Women in Insurance & Financial Services in 2017

ALBANY, NY (01/26/2017)(readMedia)-- Women in Insurance & Financial Services (WIFS) is pleased to announce that National Life Group has partnered with WIFS at the Ambassador level. National Life Group's partnership demonstrates its dedication to supporting the career advancement of women in insurance and financial services.

In addition to National Life Group, other 2017 Partners for Excellence include Penn Mutual as a Leadership Partner; Guardian and Prudential as Executive Partners; and Ambassador Partners Ameritas, Lincoln Financial Group, Mutual of Omaha and Northwestern Mutual. The relationship these organizations have with WIFS speaks to their dedication and commitment to promoting the career success of women.

"We are proud to be part WIFS, an organization that is dedicated to supporting the aspirations and success of women in financial services," said Pam Blalock, SVP, Career Distribution, National Life Group. "National Life is committed to being part of the solution, and working together to create the positive change that we want to see in our industry."

"WIFS is thrilled to welcome National Life Group as we work together to be the global change leader inspiring women to achieve their dreams," stated Evelyn Gellar, 2017 WIFS national president. "This relationship extends our ability to provide outstanding professional development opportunities in support of the WIFS mission."

About National Life Group

At National Life, our story is simple: For more than 167 years we've worked hard to deliver on our promises to millions of people with our vision of providing peace of mind in times of need. It's our cause, stemming from a deep passion to live our values to do good, be good and make good, every day. Learn more at Contact: Ross Sneyd, corporate communications, National Life Group, 802.229.3866.

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About WIFS

Eighty years strong, Women in Insurance & Financial Services, headquartered in Albany, NY, is the only organization in the insurance and financial services industry exclusively devoted to supporting the careers of women and helping them succeed. The WIFS mission is to attract, develop and advance the careers of women in the financial services industry.

More than 1,300 WIFS members receive value from monthly education programs, local chapters in more than 22 US markets, an annual national conference, professional development and corporate partnerships.

For more information about WIFS and upcoming programs, visit or contact Deborah Duffy, executive director, at 866-264-WIFS (9437).