NU Online News Service, April 16, 11:45 a.m. – The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc., Simsbury, Conn., has promoted Lois Grady to executive vice president and director of information systems and services for its life insurance operations.

Grady will manage Hartford Life’s systems and efforts to integrate the systems of newly acquired businesses.

Previously, Grady led the efforts to combine the computer systems of Fortis Financial Services, a business recently acquired from Fortis, Brussels, with Hartford’s systems.

Gray started at Hartford Life in 1983, as a systems consultant in the group benefits division.