NU Online News Service, Dec. 9, 2003, 3:15 p.m. EST – New York Life Insurance Company, New York, has picked Robert Hebron to succeed Patrick Colloton as head of the company’s Leawood, Kan.-based advanced markets network.[@@]

Colloton is retiring Jan. 1.

Hebron, who has been a senior vice president in the company’s individual life department, will split his time between New York and the Kansas City area, New York Life says.

Hebron has a bachelor’s degree in economics from Columbia College and a law degree from Fordham University.