John Hancock emphasized efforts to improve the life insurance sales process, and policyholder wellness programs, today as it installed two permanent executives at the John Hancock Insurance unit.
John Hancock, a Boston-based division of Manulife Financial Corp., named Brooks Tingle president of the insurance unit.
The company named Linda Levyne to be senior vice president and head of sales and distribution at the insurance unit.
Tingle and Levyne have both handling those jobs on an interim basis since last summer.
Tingle, who had been senior vice president for marketing and strategy at the insurance unit, took over after Michael Doughty left to become the president of Manulife Canada.
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Marianne Harrison, the president of John Hancock, continues to hold that title. Tingle reports to Harrison.