The Normal hires Benjamin Standish as a retirement planning advisor
PORTLAND, Ore .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – The Standard announced the hiring of Benjamin Standish as a retirement planning advisor. He will work with advisors and TPAs in Northern California, including San Francisco and the coastal counties from Humboldt to Monterey and Hawaii.
Standish has 17 years of experience in the retirement industry, previously serving as regional vice president and district manager for large accounts. He has received the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® and Accredited Retirement Plan Consultant awards.
“Ben is a very experienced, analytical, and customer-focused retirement specialist,” said Kelly Amato, regional sales director for The Standard. “I am confident that he will be a valuable resource for the consultants and TPAs in our region. We are very happy to have him on our team. ”
Standish holds a BS in Finance from California State University, Chico.
About the standard
The Standard is a family of companies that aims to help our customers achieve financial well-being and peace of mind. In business since 1906, we’ve been a leader in providing financial products and services to groups and individuals. Our products include group and individual disability insurance, group life insurance, dental and vision insurance, voluntary (employee-paid) benefits, absence management services, and retirement plans and annuities for employers and individuals. For more information about The Standard, please visit www.standard.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.
The standard is the marketing name for StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries. StanCorp Equities, Inc., a member of FINRA, is selling a group annuity contract and mutual fund trust platform for retirement plans issued by Standard Insurance Company. Standard Retirement Services, Inc. provides financial records and schedules administrative services. Investment advice is provided by StanCorp Investment Advisers, Inc., a registered investment advisor. StanCorp Equities, Inc., Standard Insurance Company, Standard Retirement Services, Inc., and StanCorp Investment Advisers, Inc. are subsidiaries of StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., and are all based in Oregon.