Deals and People

Great-West Names Sales Director for Kentucky

By PLANSPONSOR staff editors@plansponsor.com | January 30, 2013

January 30, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Scott Schlegel recently joined Great-West Retirement Services (GWRS) as its regional sales director for Kentucky.

Schlegel will work with brokers, financial advisers, consultants, wire houses and third-party administrators (TPAs) to offer GWRS 401(k) plans and services to businesses across Kentucky. Schlegel reports to Scott Barnett, Midwest Region vice president.  

Before joining GWRS, Schlegel spent the past eight years at Nationwide Financial Services Inc. in a series of increasingly responsible roles. His most recent position was regional vice president, private sector sales. From 2002 to 2004, he was employed by Fifth Third Bancorp Inc. as a relationship manager.   

Schlegel earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Centre College. He holds NASD Series 6 and 63 securities registrations.