NU Online News Service, March 19, 2003, 11:39 a.m. EST – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Jacksonville, Fla., has promoted Barbara Benevento to group vice president of its diversified business unit.

The unit sells life insurance, disability insurance, dental insurance and other employee benefits.

Benevento, who previously was group vice president of health business operations, has a bachelor’s degree in business and English from Mount St. Mary College.