Unum Elects Cynthia Egan To Board Of Directors

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Unum Group announced that Cynthia Egan, senior advisor to the Treasury Department and former president of retirement plan services at T. Rowe Price Group, has been elected to serve as a director of the company.

Recognized as a leader in the retirement industry for defining leading-edge solutions, Ms. Egan is currently advising senior Treasury officials on the development of “myRA”, the Treasury-sponsored program that is being created to support retirement savings for workers who are not covered by defined contribution or other structured retirement programs.

“We are very fortunate to have Cynthia join our board,” said William J. Ryan, chairman of the board of Unum Group. “She brings significant expertise in financial services and the defined contribution industry, and I am certain her perspective and experience will be a tremendous asset to Unum.”

As a Unum board member, Ms. Egan will serve on the audit and regulatory compliance committees.

Prior to her role with the U.S. Treasury Department and T. Rowe Price, Ms. Egan was a long-time member of the executive team at Fidelity Investments where she was executive vice president of Fidelity Institutional Tax-Exempt Services Company, president of the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund and executive vice president of FMR Corp. Egan began her professional career at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve in 1980, and, prior to joining Fidelity, worked at KPMG Peat Marwick and Bankers Trust Company.

Ms. Egan currently serves as a member of the board at Envestnet, Inc., a wealth management technology and services provider.



New Hamilton County Businesses

Here are the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: ACES PRESS LLC SUSAN  STOKER 3 PUBLISHING 711 SIGNAL MOUNTAIN ROAD STE 175 CHATTANOOGA TN 37405 AT HOME COMPLETE CARE TINA  JAMES 3 SITTING SERVICE FOR ELDERLY 5808 RINGGOLD ROAD EAST RIDGE TN 37412 BACK TO BLACK RICHARD  EDEN 4 CUSTOM SEALCOATING & ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events May 28-June 1

May 29, Leveraging Social Media 5:30 to 7 p.m. Chattanooga WorkSpace: 302 W. 6th St. During this class, learn the right platforms for your business to be on. $15 Register at thechattery.org .     May 31, Small Business Orientation: Morning Seminar 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Please park ... (click for more)

Aaron Biddle, 21, Shot And Killed On Basswood Drive Saturday Afternoon

Aaron Biddle, 21, was shot and killed on Saturday afternoon. The Chattanooga Police Department responded around 3:45 p.m. to the 7800 block of Basswood Drive on reports of a person who had been shot.    Upon arrival, police were able to locate the victim who had succumbed to his injuries.   A suspect was detained by police immediately upon their arrival.  ... (click for more)

Corker, Aide Help Gain Release Of Holts From Venezuelan Prison

 Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, welcomed the release of American citizen Josh Holt and his wife, Thamy, who have been detained in a Venezuelan prison for the last two years.   “I am pleased to join Senator Hatch and President Trump in announcing the release of Josh and Thamy Holt,” said Senator Corker. “Senator ... (click for more)

Conserving White Flight To Private, Public Secluded Schools Is Shameful

If you really care about the kids of Hamilton County’s most distressed schools, then you’ll take help where you can get it. The question on your mind isn’t which political label someone wears. Anyone who shifts attention away from the critical issues facing public education and toward political labels is not really committed to public education. Their support for equitable, quality ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

Today’s edition of The  Saturday  Funnies is the most technical savvy, advanced, software-enhanced, and modern-day genius that I have ever delivered. I can sum it up in just one sentence: I am using a new H-P Pavilion that is the newest seventh-generation Intel Core computer and, if you want to see “real funny,” go get a new computer and try switching over your tech ... (click for more)