NU Online News Service, Oct. 25, 12:19 p.m. – Horace Mann Educators Corp., Springfield, Mass, has named George Zock executive vice president in charge of financial services as well as service and technology operations.

Zock, previously executive vice president of insurance operations, will now be responsible for developing new life insurance, annuity and group insurance groups.

Zock will also run efforts to building marketing alliances with outside companies, Horace Mann says.

Horace Mann was founded in 1945. It specializes in selling insurance products and retirement products to teachers.