Nationwide Hires VP of Retirement Plan Sales for Iowa/Nebraska

October 5, 2010 ( - Nationwide Financial Services, Inc. announced that Tony Daniel will serve as regional vice president of sales for its private sector retirement plans business.

Daniel will be responsible for leading Nationwide’s sales efforts in the Iowa/Nebraska territory.

According to the announcement, Daniel joins Nationwide from The Orizon Group, LLC in Omaha, Nebraska, where he served as a wealth adviser and pension specialist with responsibility for overseeing a large block of retirement plans. Prior to joining Orizon, he was a qualified plan consultant at CLS Investment Firm, LLC, where he marketed managed account services to retirement plans and worked as a member of their wholesaling team.

Daniel earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.

“Tony’s experience as a financial adviser who sold Nationwide retirement plan products will bring a valuable perspective to our sales team and will help us better serve our adviser clients,” said John Carter, president of Nationwide Financial Distributors, Inc., in the announcement.