Allstate Distributors L.L.C. has hired George Veazey to be a senior vice president and national sales manager for its broker-dealer channel.[@@]

Veazey previously worked in wirehouse sales at Travelers Life & Annuity, Hartford, a unit of Citigroup Inc., New York, that is in the process of being acquired by MetLife Inc., New York.

Veazey, who has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Oklahoma, also has been a national sales manager in the AIG SunAmerica unit at American International Group Inc., New York.

Allstate Distributors is a unit of Allstate Corp., Northbrook, Ill.