Transamerica Appoints New Southern Regional Vice President

May 24, 2010 ( - Transamerica Retirement Services has hired Linda Kurz as regional vice president in the company’s Southern Region.

Kurz will be based in Gainesville, Virginia, and will oversee all sales and distribution activities in Virginia.  She will report to Steven Dunlap, Transamerica’s divisional vice president for the Southern Region.     

According to a press release, Kurz has nearly 20 years of professional experience in the retirement industry.  She joins Transamerica from ING Financial Advisors, where for more than seven years she was responsible for sales and marketing of qualified retirement plans through financial advisers and third party administrators.  Kurz most recently served as a regional vice president for the company, having also served as a regional sales director and regional director of client relations.      

Kurz received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Mary Washington College.