Officials in Cecil County, Md., have picked the MetLife Resources unit of MetLife Inc. to provide 403(b) and 457 retirement plan services and compliance services for government and school district employees.

MetLife, New York, will be the exclusive provider of plan services for the plan, the company says.

In other contract news, DAK Americas L.L.C., Charlotte, N.C., has picked HR Excel L.L.C., Charlotte, to provide benefits administration and coverage continuation administration services.

DAK Americas sells fibers, monomers and resins.