Allianz Life Promotes Billy Voyles to Director, Fixed Index Annuity Sales

  Allianz Life Promotes Billy Voyles to Director, Fixed Index Annuity Sales

Business Wire

MINNEAPOLIS -- September 4, 2013

Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life®) promoted Billy
Voyles to sales director for the Fixed Index Annuity Sales division. In this
role, Voyles is responsible for increasing sales for the Allianz Life fixed
index annuity product line through building relationships with financial
professionals and registered representatives in the western region of the
United States. He also directs sales initiatives for Allianz Life Internal
Sales, the broker/dealers and the Field Marketing Offices (FMOs). Voyles
reports to Dave Schliesman, vice president and district director of FMO Sales.

“Billy’s extensive product expertise and his ability to manage relationships
is a huge benefit for the financial professionals that he supports,” said
Schliesman. “In addition to educating others about the value that our products
bring, Billy is able to drive suitable and effective sales providing the best
results for the customer.”

Voyles joined Allianz Life in 2012 as an external wholesaler where he was
responsible for leveraging sales marketing programs to build partnerships
between Allianz Life and financial professionals in the western region of the
U.S. He also led initiatives to enhance relationships between financial
professionals and their customers. Prior to joining Allianz Life, Voyles was a
senior marketing consultant with Ann Arbor Annuity Exchange in Ann Arbor,
Mich. for more than five years where he was responsible for educational
programs and recruiting. He also consulted with financial professionals
resulting in an average annual sales growth of more than 30% in his region.

Voyles holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in marketing and a
Master of Business Administration degree in finance from Eastern Michigan
University in Ypsilanti, Mich. He also holds a Life, Accidental and Health
certification.

About Allianz Life

Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America, one of FORTUNE’s 100 Best
Companies to Work For in 2013, 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.

Contact:

Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America
Sara Thurin Rollin, 763-765-6703
sarathurin.rollin@allianzlife.com
 
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