Standard Insurance Co. announces plans to open office in Altavista
Standard Insurance Co. announced Tuesday plans to open an office in Altavista, which it expects to employ 200 people by 2019.
The Portland, Ore.-based company, whose marketing name is “The Standard,” plans for the office to be operational in September.
“Our goal is to establish a team of 25-30 employees by the end of 2016 with plans to have 200 or more employed in this office by late 2019,” Dan McMillan, the company’s vice president of employee benefits, said in a statement. “We are posting all roles internally and externally, and have plans to hold job fairs in Campbell County…”
The new office will be the company’s fifth regional site, along with locations in Portland and Hillsboro, Ore.; White Plains, N.Y.; and Cincinnati.
Standard sells insurance products for groups and individuals, retirement plans products and services and individual annuities.