Sammons Financial Group Appoints New Chief Distribution Officer

DES MOINES, IA | Dec. 6,, 2018 - Sammons® Financial Group, Inc. (SFG), is pleased to announce the promotion of Jerry Blair to chief distribution officer of the company’s life division. In his new role, Blair will oversee life sales distribution for SFG’s member companies,  Midland National Life Insurance Company® and  North American Company for Life and Health Insurance®. Blair, who has been with SFG for the past 13 years, previously held the position of vice president and chief distribution officer for Midland National.

In addition to Blair, two additional employees have been promoted to focus on sales for Midland National and North American. Ted Harris was appointed vice president, North American Distribution & Sales. He will oversee distribution strategy for North American sales. Michael Cox will lead the sales efforts for Midland National in his new role 


About Sammons® Financial Group, Inc.

The companies of Sammons® Financial Group, Inc. help families and businesses protect their future to enjoy life’s moments today. A subsidiary of Sammons Enterprises, Inc., Sammons Financial Group is privately owned with member companies that are among the most enduring and stable in the financial services industry. Our companies include Midland National® Life Insurance Company (including Sammons® Corporate Markets); North American Company for Life and Health Insurance®; and  Sammons Institutional GroupSM (including Midland Retirement Distributors® and  Sammons Retirement Solutions®). Together, we offer today’s most sought-after life insurance, annuity, and retirement planning products. Sammons Financial Group: With You for Every Moment®.