NU Online News Service, Feb. 25, 2005, 2:41 p.m. EST

Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America, Minneapolis, has hired David Parker to be a divisional vice president at its USAllianz Investor Services L.L.C. unit.[@@]

Parker, who has 34 years of financial services experience, will run the USAllianz Northwest sales territory, which includes Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming and Northern California.

Allianz Life is a unit of Allianz A.G., Munich.