Des Moines, Iowa (PRWEB) July 12, 2009 –
ARAG® has appointed veteran sales professional Jerry Turjanica as National Sales Director, Wholesale. ARAG President and Chief Executive Officer Cameron Sutton said, “Jerry Turjanica will play a strategic role in serving customer needs and expanding our presence in the marketplace. He has a strong background in the employee benefits industry and has consulted with some of the nation’s largest employers seeking employer-paid and voluntary programs, as well as health plans and insurers setting up private label benefit plans.”
Prior to joining ARAG, Turjanica was Director of National Sales for EyeMed VisionCare, LLC, a Luxottica group company. He was responsible for national sales relating to health and dental plans and ancillary insurers. He previously worked for Wellpoint and United Health Group.
Turjanica graduated from Youngstown State University in Ohio, where he earned a Bachelor of Science and Business Administration degree in accounting and a Master of Business Administration degree in finance. Turjanica, who is based in Cincinnati, is active in the community where he is a volunteer coach in youth athletic programs.
ARAG (http://www.ARAGgroup.com)], a global leader of legal insurance, has an international premium base of more than $1.79 billion and protects 15.5 million individuals and their families – worldwide. ARAG offers comprehensive legal plans that provide a smart and trusted path for resolving legal issues. This enables people to protect their families, finances and futures.
Terry Birdwell, 515-237-0271
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