Buckles Up to Drive Invesmart Forward

December 4, 2001(PLANSPONSOR.com) - Kent Buckles has been appointed President and CEO of retirement financial services group Investmart, effective immediately.

Buckles also joins the Board of Directors.

Prior to joining Invesmart, Buckles headed up the operations and benefits consulting practice at Howard Johnson & Company on joining the group in 1988. He was eventually promoted to President and COO.

Previously, Buckles was employed as a technical sales associate at Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, and was an attorney for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance?s group pension division.

He began his career at Hardwick & Conrad in Seattle, Washington as an attorney specializing in benefit, securities and employment law.

He holds degrees from the University of Washington, Seattle University and Boston University.