Michelle Gass Appointed to Cigna Board of Directors

  Michelle Gass Appointed to Cigna Board of Directors

Business Wire

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. -- April 23, 2014

Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) today announced that Michelle Gass has been
appointed to the Cigna Board of Directors, effective immediately, and will
serve on the Board’s Corporate Governance and Audit Committees.

Michelle Gass Appointed to Cigna Board of Directors (Photo: Business Wire)

Michelle Gass Appointed to Cigna Board of Directors (Photo: Business Wire)

Ms. Gass, 46, is the Chief Customer Officer of Kohl’s Corporation with
leadership responsibility for Kohl’s omni-channel platform, ecommerce
business, and marketing, public relations, and branding strategies across all
channels. Prior to joining Kohl’s in June 2013, Ms. Gass spent more than 16
years with Starbucks Corporation in a variety of senior leadership roles which
included leading the Europe and Middle East operations as President, Starbucks
EMEA, as well as leading global strategy, marketing and category management
during her tenure there. Before Starbucks, Ms. Gass worked in marketing and
new product development with The Procter & Gamble Company.

“We are delighted to have Michelle join the Board,” said David M. Cordani,
Cigna President and Chief Executive Officer. “Michelle’s experience at some of
the world’s most successful consumer companies will be invaluable to Cigna as
we continue to deliver more personalized products and services to our
customers and clients in a highly dynamic environment.”

“Michelle’s global, customer-focused expertise will add tremendous value to
the Cigna Board and will enhance the Corporation’s continued execution of its
‘Go Deep, Go Global, Go Individual’ strategy,” said Isaiah Harris, Jr., Cigna
Chairman of the Board.

For more information on Cigna's Board of Directors, go to

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to
helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. All
products and services are provided exclusively through operating subsidiaries
of Cigna Corporation, including Connecticut General Life Insurance Company,
Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of North
America, Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York and their affiliates. Such
products and services include an integrated suite of health services, such as
medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy and vision care benefits, and
other related products including group disability, life, and accident
coverage. Cigna has sales capability in over 30 countries and jurisdictions,
with over 80 million customer relationships throughout the world. To learn
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