NU Online News Service, Jan. 7, 2004, 3:53 p.m. EST – Wilmington Trust Corp., Wilmington, Del., has hired Joseph E. Godfrey III to be a managing director and national markets insurance specialist in its New York office.[@@]

Godfrey previously was the director of CPA/client services at American Business & Professional Program Inc., New York.

Godfrey has a master’s degree in business from Columbia University. He holds the Chartered Life Underwriter professional designation and has certification in advanced estate planning from the American College.