The Standard Promotes Rich Lane to Second Vice President of Individual Annuity Sales and Marketing

January 31, 2017

The Standard announced on Jan. 25, 2017 that Rich Lane has been promoted to second vice president of Individual Annuities Sales and Marketing.

Lane, who has more than 20 years of experience in the fixed annuity industry, joined The Standard in 2004 as director of Individual Annuities Sales and Marketing. Under his leadership, the Individual Annuities business line has grown substantially. Lane's responsibilities include product and distribution development for 80 marketing organizations, banks and broker/dealers. Prior to joining The Standard, Lane was an annuity wholesaler at Fidelity & Guaranty Life.

At The Standard, we are looking to leverage the company's investment expertise to continue to grow Individual Annuity sales and provide superb value to customers. Both the quality and longevity of Rich's leadership have been and remain crucial to our success, said Chris Conklin, vice president of Individual Annuities at The Standard.

Lane earned his bachelor's degree in science at Portland State University.