ALBANY, NY (01/15/2018) (readMedia)-- Women in Insurance & Financial Services (WIFS) has announced that six leading industry corporations have partnered with the organization to support the advancement of women in the insurance and financial services profession in 2018.
Continuing their commitment to furthering the WIFS mission to attract, develop and advance women is Leadership Partner Penn Mutual, Executive Partner Prudential and Ambassador Partners Ameritas, Lincoln Financial Network – The WISE Group, Mutual of Omaha and National Life Group.
"Our industry is currently facing many changes," states Angela Ribuffo, 2018 WIFS National President. "Engagement at all levels is essential to overcome these challenges. By partnering with WIFS, these industry leaders are demonstrating their support for women in the insurance and financial services profession. Their commitment is vital to our success as we lead the way as the global change leader inspiring women to achieve their dreams."
The collective contributions from Partners for Excellence enables WIFS to provide its membership with robust educational programming, annual conference, online resources, media exposure, as well as ground breaking demographic and industry wide research on what drives women to be successful. These collaborations are shaping the future of the industry.
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 25 US markets, an annual national conference, professional development and corporate partnerships.
For more information about WIFS and upcoming programs, visit www.wifsnational.org or contact Deborah Duffy, executive director, at 866-264-WIFS (9437).