Lincoln Financial Group Names 20-Year Industry Veteran Rich Vogel Vice President of Sales Management

Friday, April 26, 2019 10:35 am EDT

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RADNOR, Pa. April 25, 2019 – Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) announced that Rich Vogel has been named vice president, National Sales Manager for Lincoln Financial Distributors’ (LFD) MoneyGuard® distribution organization. He will report to Bill Nash, senior vice president and Head of MoneyGuard Distribution. In this position, Vogel will be responsible for delivering MoneyGuard’s direct channel distribution strategy and tactical sales execution to achieve Lincoln’s short and long-term strategic goals.  

“Rich’s leadership has been vital as Lincoln continues to focus on expanding our leadership position in the hybrid long-term care space and adding new strategic partners,” said Bill Nash, head of MoneyGuard Distribution. “Rich is a proven leader with a consistent track record of success and I am confident he will continue to expand our MoneyGuard position in his new role.”  

Vogel joined Lincoln 4 years ago, most recently serving as Divisional Sales Manager for MoneyGuard. He has 20 years of financial services industry experience including holding multiple sales leadership and wealth management positions at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Lincoln is consistently named one of Forbes Best Employers in the Banking and Financial Services sector. The company is also recognized for its strength as a distribution franchise, marked by having one of the largest bases of active advisors in the industry at nearly 90,000 strong.
 

About Lincoln Financial Group

Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, as well as to guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $238 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018. Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices, including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Additionally, Lincoln is dedicated to upholding a diverse and inclusive organization and was recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Large Employers, Best Employers for Diversity, and Best Employers for Women, and received a perfect score of 100 percent in 2018 on both the Corporate Equality Index and Disability Equality Index. Learn more at: www.LincolnFinancial.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.LFG.com.

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