NU Online News Service, May 12, 2003, 2:52 p.m. EDT – Penn Treaty American Corp., Allentown, Pa., has hired two divisional vice presidents.

Charles Bennett will be the southern divisional vice president, and Robert Richardson will be the northern divisional vice president, Penn Treaty says.

Bennett previously was national sales director for long-term care at CNA Insurance Company, a unit of CNA Financial Corp., Chicago, and Richardson was a regional sales director at Conseco Insurance Group, a unit of Conseco Inc., Carmel, Ind.