NU Online News Service, Dec. 6, 2004, 6:07 p.m. EST

A Columbus, Ohio, insurer has named the leader of a new unit that will help advise retirees.[@@]

Nationwide Financial Services Inc. has hired Keith Millner to be senior vice president for the the company’s “in-retirement” business segment.

Millner previously was senior vice president of national accounts, southeast region, for the managed care unit at CIGNA Corp., Philadelphia.

Millner has a bachelor’s degree from Guilford College and a master’s degree in business from the University of North Carolina.