NU Online News Service, Feb. 9, 2005, 4:20 p.m. EST

A Carmel, Ind., insurer has hired a top sales executive.[@@]

The company, Conseco Inc., has hired Brad Corbin to be executive vice president for sales at its Conseco Insurance Companies unit.

Corbin previously was a sales and marketing training consultant at Laguna Consulting Group, Laguna Hills, Calif. Before that, he was vice president of sales at Northern Life Insurance Company, Seattle.

Corbin has a bachelor’s degree in marketing from San Jose State University and a master’s degree in business from Pepperdine University.