NU Online News Service, March 26, 5:31 p.m. – Lincoln Financial Distributors, Philadelphia, a wholesaling distribution arm of Lincoln National Corp., has named Daniel Hickey managing director of its corporate specialty markets unit.

The unit handles sales of corporate-owned life insurance and private placements of unusually large policies.

Hickey previously was vice president of strategic insights at Lincoln National Life Insurance, Hartford, another Lincoln National affiliate.

Hickey has a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from Bentley College. He holds the Certified Public Accountant professional designation.