News and Press Releases

June 14, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced it has launched a Guaranteed Standard Issue version of its new income protection product, Platinum Advantage. Platinum... more
June 7, 2017
StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., (StanCorp) has appointed Elizabeth E. Flynn, Richard H. Wills and H. Elizabeth Mitchell to its board of directors effective May 8, 2017... more
June 6, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced at its recent annual all-employee meeting that the 2017 Employee Giving Campaign would again include a 2-for-1 company... more
May 16, 2017
The Standard announced the hiring of Ryan Racine as a retirement plan consultant for its Central Sales Region. He is based in The Standard’s Tampa, Florida, retirement plans... more
May 11, 2017
The Standard Charitable Foundation, Standard Insurance Company’s charitable foundation, today announced four grants totaling $55,000 to nonprofits in Portland, Oregon; Cincinnati,... more
May 8, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) today reported that Benjamin R. Whiteley, former president of the company (1983 – 1994) passed away at his Portland home on May 4,... more
April 13, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that Laxman Prakash has been promoted to second vice president of Information Security. Prakash joined... more
March 21, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that Stephanie Flora has been promoted to assistant vice president of Internal Auditing. Flora joined... more
March 14, 2017
Standard Insurance Company ("The Standard") announced today that Graeme Queen has been named second vice president of Strategic Account Services. In his new role... more
March 8, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (“The Standard”) announced today that Brian Holman has been named assistant vice president of Absence Management, Short Term Disability and Contact... more