DES MOINES, IA — ARAG®, a global leader of legal insurance, has announced the appointment of employee benefits sales professional Shannon Lane as Managing Director of Sales in the Northeast.

Lane, who is based in Boston, will work with brokers and employers throughout the region to offer a unique employee benefit, the ARAG Legal Center, which provides a platform of flexible legal solutions with no direct cost to employers.

“Shannon has an outstanding background in the employee benefits market,” says David Murray, President and Chief Executive Officer at ARAG. “She has worked with some of the industry’s leading financial services companies to provide important insurance protection for employees and their families.”

Lane is a graduate of Emerson College, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing communications.

With an international premium base of almost $2 billion, ARAG provides legal protection for more than 15.5 million individuals and their families — worldwide. ARAG empowers people to protect their families, finances and futures by offering meaningful relief for everyday legal and financial issues.

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