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  • 6/1/17 7:00 am EDT
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protective Life Corporation (“Protective”), a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (TSE:8750, “Dai-ichi”), announced today that its board of directors has elected John D. Johns (65), the company’s Executive Chairman and Richard J. Bielen (56) the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer. These changes are effective July 1, 2017. Mr. Johns joined Protective in 1993 as the Company’s Executive Vicemore...
  • 5/22/17 10:08 am EDT
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Protective Insurance Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Protective Life Corporation, today announced that Eric Miller will join Protective Life as President of First Protective Insurance Group. Miller is a 28-year veteran of the financial services industry with strong sales, distribution, and marketing leadership experience and extensive life insurance and annuity expertise. His track record includes work in the BGA, broker-dealer andmore...
  • 2/6/17 12:00 pm EST
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protective Life Corporation (“Protective”), a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (TSE:8750, “Dai-ichi”), announced today that Brad Gabel will join the Company as Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer. With 30 years of insurance underwriting experience, Gabel most recently served as Chief Underwriting Officer at TIAA-CREF Life Insurance Company. Prior to this position, he served as Chief Underwriter formore...
  • 11/8/16 9:18 am EST
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protective Life Corporation announced that Michelle Moloney, FSA, CFA has been appointed Chief Risk Officer of the Company effective November 7. In her role, Moloney will lead the Company’s Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) program, providing oversight of enterprise risks, including insurance, actuarial and product, credit, trading and hedging, market, interest rate and equity, operational, regulatory and reputational. Michellemore...
  • 10/28/16 11:09 am EDT
    The Birmingham Business Journal published a profile on Richard J. Bielen, Protective's President and COO, on October 27, 2016.Link to original storymore...
  • 8/18/16 5:00 pm EDT
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protective Life Corporation (“Protective”) has reached an agreement through its wholly owned subsidiary, Protective Life Insurance Company, to acquire the Pompano Beach, Florida-based USWC Holding Company and its affiliated operating subsidiaries (“USWC” or “Company”) via a stock purchase agreement (the “Acquisition”). The Acquisition is subject to receipt of standard regulatory approvals and satisfaction of customary closing conditionsmore...
  • 7/26/16 4:19 pm EDT
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protective Life Corporation has announced that Mark L. Drew will join the Company as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of the Company in August 2016. In his role, Mark will be a member of the Company’s executive leadership team and oversee the legal affairs of the Company. He will report to John D. Johns, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Since 2006, Mr. Drew has served as Managing Shareholder of Maynard Coopermore...
  • 6/9/16 4:36 pm EDT
    CHESTERFIELD, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protective Asset Protection, an operating segment of Protective Life Corporation, has been voted the 2016 Dealers’ Choice Platinum Vehicle Service Contract provider by automotive dealership personnel as part of the annual awards presented by the industry trade publication, Auto Dealer Today. The Dealers’ Choice Awards recognize the automotive industry’s leading product and service providers. Voting is exclusive to dealers and dealershipmore...
  • 5/20/16 9:23 am EDT

    ProEquities continues to strengthen its management team with the addition of Blaine Miller, Chief Supervision Officer, and Steve Youhn, Chief Compliance Officer

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading independent broker/dealer, ProEquities, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Protective Life Corporation, today announced it has added Blaine Miller as Chief Supervision Officer and Steve Youhn as Chief Compliance Officer. Miller and Youhn will report to Chris Flint, President and Chief Executive Officer of ProEquities, and be responsible for leading all facets of the firm’s sales supervision and compliance functions. “Themore...
  • 5/4/16 9:15 am EDT
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Two of Protective Life Corporation’s (“Protective”) operating sites were recently named among the best workplaces in their respective cities: the Birmingham, AL office, where Protective is headquartered, and the Cincinnati, OH office, where a significant portion of the marketing and sales support team resides. The Birmingham Business Journal’s Best Places to Work designation and the Cincinnati Enquirer’s Top Workspaces designation aremore...

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