NU Online News Service, July 21, 2003, 10:31 a.m. EDT – Manulife USA, Boston, has hired Bruce Speca to be its executive vice president for investment management services.

Speca previously was a senior managing director at Pioneer Investment Management Inc., Boston.

Speca has a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Boston College and a master’s degree in business from the University of Chicago.

Manulife USA is a unit of Manulife Financial Corp., Toronto.