AmeriLife, a national leader in the development, marketing and distribution of annuity, life and health insurance solutions headquartered in Clearwater, Fla., announces the promotion of Kelly Atkinson to Vice President of Marketing and Distribution Operations.
Since joining AmeriLife in 2010, Atkinson, previously Director of Marketing Operations, has helped to advance key initiatives and grow the marketing communications function, supporting nearly every aspect of the business. In addition to managing the company’s Marketing Communications, Corporate Affairs and Digital Marketing departments, she oversees agent benefit marketing, including the AmeriLife Errors & Omissions (E&O) professional liability program.
“Kelly and her team will be responsible for the outline and framework of the company’s marketing strategy and tactical plans to achieve desired branding and sales results, in keeping with our strategic plan,” said Mike Vietri, Chief Marketing and Distribution Officer for AmeriLife.
Prior to joining AmeriLife, Atkinson worked in account management for multiple brands with a full-service marketing communications firm. She holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing communications from the University of South Florida.
Atkinson is also active in her son’s Cub Scout den and serves as a board member of the Curlew Creek Elementary School PTA.