Trustmark Voluntary Hires Regional Sales Director Don Yurick

LAKE FOREST, IL--(Marketwire - Nov 29, 2012) - Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions, a long-standing voluntary benefits carrier, announces their recent hire, Don Yurick, as Regional Sales Director of Northern California, Northern Nevada and Washington and Oregon in the Pacific Northwest.

"We are pleased to have Don on board. He brings a fresh perspective to the area, while at the same time his experience allows him the ability to offer good insight and become a real resource for our clients and prospects," said David Schneeweis, Regional Vice President, Western Region.

Yurick brings more than seven years of experience in voluntary benefits to Trustmark. "And, he comes at a good time, as Trustmark has had a record sales year," said Schneeweis. Trustmark is also projecting higher than expected sales for the first quarter of 2013.

Yurick said, "One of the reasons I was drawn to Trustmark is because of its 100 years of experience in developing meaningful and impactful voluntary benefits solutions for brokers and their clients. We look at clients individually, and work hard to make sure we deliver solutions that best meet their unique needs. It's core to our business. It's what we do every day."

Yurick previously worked at Sun Life Financial, ING Employee Benefits and Reliance Standard Life Insurance. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley.

Voluntary and employee benefits brokers are invited to contact Don Yurick at 510-301-4439 or If this is not your region, please visit to find a sales director in your area.

About Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions
Trustmark is a mutual company with nearly a century of experience in voluntary benefits. They provide the resources employers and employees need to make knowledgeable decisions that enhance their benefit plans and provide vital financial protection. All plans are underwritten by Trustmark Insurance Company, a Trustmark Company. Trustmark is rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best, with $1.8 billion in assets and more than 2 million covered lives.