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2012 News Releases


December 18 W&S Financial Group Distributors Names Casey S. Croysdale Brokerage Manager

December 10 Western & Southern Life Earns “Military Friendly Employer®” Designation

December 7 Great American Tower Recognized as a Top Skyscraper in the World

December 4 Western & Southern Life’s Marion Office Relocates



November 27 W&S Financial Group Distributors Names Paula Gallagher Regional Life Insurance Consultant



October 23 Western & Southern Financial Group Names New Executives

October 5 Great American Tower Tiara Lit Red



September 28 Fort Washington Investment Advisors Names Alex Fischer Vice President

September 24 UC Study Forecasts Economic Boost for Region with Transformation of the Anna Louise Inn into a Hotel

September 21 Fort Washington Investment Advisors Names S. Zulfi Ali Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager

September 17 W&S Financial Group Distributors President Selected for Leadership Cincinnati USA

September 13 Lafayette Life Launches Redesigned Website

September 10 Touchstone Investments Completes Acquisition of Certain Fund Assets of Fifth Third Asset Management, Inc.



August 27 Touchstone Small Cap Core Fund Closing To New Investors

August 22 Fort Washington Investment Advisors Welcomes Sunit Gogia to Focused Equity Team

August 17 Western & Southern Financial Group Exceeds $1.2M Goal for 2012 United Way Campaign

August 10 Western & Southern Produces New TV Ads Promoting Cincinnati

August 6 Fort Washington Investment Advisors Grows High Yield Assets, Expands Team



July 18 Great American Tower’s Tiara Wins National Award

July 13 Western & Southern Financial Group Earns AA+ Very Strong Financial Strength Rating from Standard & Poor’s

July 5 New Executives Named for W&S Agency Group and Lafayette Life



June 19 Western & Southern Financial Group's Life Insurance Member Companies Lead Nation in Adoption on Credit/Debit Card for Premium Payments

June 12 W&S Financial Group Distributors Names Regional Vice Presidents



May 29 Entrepreneurs’ Organization Names Finalists for John F. Barrett Vision Award

May 3 Western & Southern Recognizes Donohoue with 2012 Dr. Lawrence C. Hawkins Educator of the Year Award



April 25 W&S Financial Group Distributors Helps Financial Professionals Target Retirement Plan Rollovers

April 23 Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati Renews Title Sponsor Through 2014

April 23 Allan Dunlap Honored as MDRT Top of the Table

April 12 Western & Southern Financial Group Names Finalists for Sixth Annual Educator of the Year Award

April 5 Touchstone Assets to Grow to $13 Billion with Acquisition of Certain Fund Assets of Fifth Third Asset Management, Inc.

April 4 Western & Southern Joins National Effort To Promote Retirement Planning



March 29 Fitch, Moody’s Affirm Western & Southern’s Financial Strength Ratings

March 6 Western & Southern Financial Group Member Company Introduces Its First Life Insurance Product in New York

March 5 W&S Financial Group Distributors Names Pearse McCormack Regional Life Insurance Consultant

March 2 Western & Southern Launches 2012 Triple Play Giveaway



February 7 Western & Southern CEO John F. Barrett Joins Financial Services Roundtable Board of Directors

February 6 Western & Southern Expands Hybrid Wholesaling Model

February 6 Capital Analysts Joins Lincoln Investment

February 1 W&S Financial Group Distributors Names Colin Johnson Regional Vice President



January 26 Columbus Life Launches Capital Transfer Program

January 25 W&S Financial Group Distributors Enhances Website

January 12 Western & Southern Files Patent Application

January 11 Fort Washington Investment Forum Features John Lipsky

January 6 W&S Financial Group Distributors Names Randy Somercik Regional Vice President



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