Great-West Names VP of Government Markets

September 22, 2011 ( - Great-West Retirement Services has promoted Brent Neese to Vice President of Government Markets. 

In his new role, Neese will be responsible for sales, renewals, market strategy, field operations, and plan management for the organization’s government clients.  He is based in Great-West’s headquarters in metro Denver.

According to a press release, Neese is a 17-year veteran of the pension business. Neese joined Great-West Retirement Services in 2007 as Regional Vice President, Eastern Region.  In this role, he spearheaded substantial growth in the organization’s government markets business across the eastern U.S. Prior to joining Great-West, Neese served in a number of management and sales positions with AIG Retirement Services for more than 12 years.

He attended Jacksonville University where he received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Neese has also been active in a number of industry and professional organizations.