Bankers Life and Casualty Company Ranks Among Top 125 Companies for Training

 Bankers Life and Casualty Company Ranks Among Top 125 Companies for Training

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, April 8, 2013

CHICAGO, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Bankers Life and Casualty Company, a
national life and health insurer, was named a finalist to Training magazine's
Training Top 125 for excellence in employer-sponsored training and development
programs, for the second consecutive year.

The company was recognized for its Field and home office training programs.
Bankers providesmulti-faceted lifelong learning tools and events for all
levels of its Field force consisting of over 5,000 agents and managers located
at more than 250 sales sites across the United States.  Learning and
development opportunities include workshops, live best practice forums, as
well as web-based and on-demand training.

"It's an honor to have our training initiatives recognized as being among the
best in the world," said Scott Perry, president of Bankers Life. "This award
reflects the importance of training in our organization and the critical role
that it plays in helping us to meet our goals, navigate challenges and serve
our customers."

Training magazine is the leading business publication for learning and
development professionals. Its Training Top 125 has been the premier learning
industry awards program for more than 10 years. The elite ranking is based on
a variety of benchmarking statistics such as total training budget and a
qualitative and quantitative assessment of factors including financial
investment in employee development, the scope of development programs, and how
closely such development efforts are linked to business goals and objectives.

About Bankers Life and Casualty Company

Established in 1879 in Chicago, Bankers Life and Casualty Company focuses on
the insurance needs of the retirement market. The nationwide company, a
subsidiary of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO), offers a broad portfolio
of health and life insurance and annuities designed especially for retirees.
To learn more, visit Bankers online at www.bankers.com.

SOURCE Bankers Life and Casualty Company

Website: http://www.bankers.com
Contact: Barbara Ciesemier, Bankers Life and Casualty Company, 312-396-7461