LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 18, 2013--
Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation’s leading health and
well-being companies, announced today that Jody Bilney has been
appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Consumer Officer, effective
April 15. She will serve on the company’s Executive Team and report to
President and Chief Executive Officer Bruce Broussard.
“We believe the new Chief Consumer Officer role will be vital to
Humana’s future growth and success, and Jody is the ideal person to fill
it,” Broussard said. “She is a strong, driven leader who brings a varied
background of successful brand and business transformation to Humana.”
Bilney is currently Executive Vice President and Chief Brand Officer for
Bloomin’ Brands, Inc., a Tampa-based upscale-casual restaurant company
with Outback Steakhouse as its flagship chain. At Bloomin’ Brands,
Bilney is responsible for strategy, brand, and business development
across the enterprise. Previously, she led brand-transformation
initiatives at Charles Schwab and Verizon.
“Jody’s broad brand and marketing experience with leading brands as they
transitioned through periods of significant industry change will be a
great complement to Humana’s Centers of Excellence in consumer
experience and data analytics,” Broussard added.
“Humana pioneered the concept of putting the consumer at the center of
health care, and I’m honored to be chosen to help take that powerful
idea to the next level,” Bilney said. “I look forward to working for a
company that is not only an industry leader, but is also dedicated to a
dream – helping people achieve lifelong well-being.”
Bilney earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, with a minor in
Marketing, from Clemson University in Clemson, S.C.
Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health-care
company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and
wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong
well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana
believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging
adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness
opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the
company has relationships.
More information regarding Humana is available to investors via the
Investor Relations page of the company’s web site at www.humana.com,
including copies of:
Annual reports to stockholders
Securities and Exchange Commission filings
Most recent investor conference presentations
Quarterly earnings news releases
Replays of most recent earnings release conference calls
Calendar of events (including upcoming earnings conference call dates
and times, as well as planned interaction with research analysts and
Corporate Governance information
Source: Humana Inc.
Regina Nethery, 502-580-3644