Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz
Life®) named Janelle Walter as the new director of life insurance
sales in the Marketing division. In this role, Walter will be
responsible for the development and execution of life insurance
marketing strategies to drive life insurance sales. She will lead the
collaboration among multiple divisions directing the strategic vision
for all life insurance product marketing programs and will report to the
Vice President of Distribution Marketing for Allianz Life, Doug Koenen.
“Janelle’s ability to manage multiple initiatives, consistently deliver
first class marketing collateral, and build collaborative relationships
has been the key to helping drive our life insurance business,” said
Koenen. “With her proven results, we look forward to her leadership in
continuously enhancing our life insurance marketing strategies.”
Walter has spent her entire professional career with Allianz
Life, starting with the company in 2002 as an internal wholesaler in
Sales. Most recently, she was the life insurance marketing manager where
she led the development of marketing collateral and strategic planning.
In her 10 years with Allianz Life, Walter also held a role as a
principal marketing analyst working with cross-functional teams to build
marketing campaigns and as a marketing communications specialist.
Walter received a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing at Montana
State University in Billings. She also earned a Master of Arts degree in
strategic communication management from Concordia University in Saint
Paul, Minn. Walter holds a Minnesota Life and Health license.
About Allianz Life Insurance Company of North
Life Insurance Company of North America has been keeping its
promises since 1896. Today, it carries on that tradition, helping
Americans achieve their retirement income and protection goals with a
variety of annuities and life insurance products. As a leading provider
of fixed index annuities, Allianz Life is part of Allianz SE, a global
leader in the financial services industry with 142,000 employees
worldwide. More than 78 million private and corporate customers rely on
Allianz knowledge, global reach, and capital strength to help them make
the most of financial opportunities.
Allianz Life Insurance Company of North AmericaSara Thurin
Source: Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America