NU Online News Service, Jan. 12, 2005, 4:13 p.m. EST

An Edison, N.J., life insurance software company has hired an executive with many years of insurance technology experience.[@@]

The software company, NaviSys Inc., has named Margaret Grabowski to be a principal consultant.

Grabowski previously was chief information officer for the retirement services business at CNA Financial Corp., Chicago.

Grabowski has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in business from DePaul University. She holds the Fellow, Life Management Institute professional designation.