News and Press Releases

September 9, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today the expansion of its parental leave benefits for all eligible U.S. employees. These benefits now extend to... more
September 4, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ease, a leading HR and benefits software solution for small businesses, insurance brokers, and insurance carriers, is excited to announce its partnership with The... more
September 3, 2019
WASHINGTON D.C. — LifeCents, a financial wellness company, today announced their partnership with The Standard, a leading provider of insurance and financial services, to engage their employees... more
September 3, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, Portland’s largest volunteer expo returns to Pioneer Courthouse Square for its 11th year. The Volunteer Expo, presented by Standard... more
August 21, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Standard announced it has hired Ekaterina (Katie) Sheliga as institutional sales director for Retirement Plan Services. She will be responsible for working with... more
August 5, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that the Index Select Annuity is now available through LPL Financial, LLC. LPL Financial is the largest... more
July 31, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dan Jolivet, workplace possibilities consultant and Andrea Weiner, mental health consultant for The Standard, are presenting Aug. 6 at the Disability Management... more
July 26, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--David Gray, lead underwriter for GSI and Katie Banks, IDI product manager for The Standard, are presenting Aug. 6 at the 2019 Supplemental Health, DI... more
July 19, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Standard announced the hiring of Jason Murray as a retirement plan consultant. He will work with advisors in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia. Murray, a U... more
July 19, 2019
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Standard announced the hiring of Brian Anderson and Michael Schessler as retirement plan consultants. Brian will work with advisors in the eastern half of... more