Great-West Appoints Retirement Plan Sales Director

October 24, 2008 ( - Great-West Retirement Services has appointed Daniel Schatz as regional director of national accounts.

Schatz is based in Chicago and is responsible for sales of retirement plans to sponsors of 401(k), 401(a), 403(b), and non-governmental 457 retirement plans in the central states, according to a press release.

Schatz joins Great-West Retirement Services from Wells Fargo Institutional Trust Services, where he served as vice president of consultant relations and investment sales. Previously, he held retirement plan sales and consulting positions with Lincoln Financial Group.

Great-West Retirement Services provides 401(k), 401(a), 403(b) and 457 retirement plan services to 20,000 plans representing 3.9 million participants and more than $116 billion in assets at June 30, 2008.