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Lincoln Financial Group

150 North Radnor Chester Road

Wayne, Pennsylvania 19087

United States

Company Description

Lincoln Financial Group is a diversified financial services organization headquartered in the Philadelphia region. With $150 billion as of September 30, 2010, Lincoln Financial Group has been serving the financial needs of customers since 1905. ... more

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Senior Vice President, Center for Operational Excelle

The Phoenix Companies , Inc.

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Jefferson Pilot News, Links, & Information - aaapilot.com

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Cynthia Swank Joins Phoenix to Lead Center for Transformation and ... dBusinessNews.com - She joined Jefferson Pilot, which merged with Lincoln Financial in 2006, as vice president and controller in 1996.She held a variety of roles at Jefferson Pilot that included developing the Information Technology strategic project office and ...


Cynthia Swank Joins Phoenix to ...

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Cynthia Swank Joins Phoenix to Lead Center for Transformation and Growth

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HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Phoenix Companies, Inc. (NYSE: PNX - News) today announced that Cynthia K. Swank, a recognized expert on Lean, the management philosophy focused on operational effectiveness and customer value, has joined the company as senior vice president, Center for Transformation & Growth, a new position.
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"We are thrilled that Cindy has joined our team to help us take Lean to the next level."
A sought-after speaker at industry conferences, Ms. Swank is the author of "The Lean Service Machine," a widely cited article in the Harvard Business Review that chronicles one of the first successful implementations of Lean in a service organization.The philosophy, which began on the Toyota assembly line, is traditionally used to improve processes in manufacturing companies.
Ms. Swank joins Phoenix from Lincoln Financial Group where she was vice president, Lean Solutions Team, responsible for the company's successful implementation of Lean.She was also vice president, Shared Services/Information Technology Finance at Lincoln Financial, responsible for managing all finance and expense activities for customer service, claims, administrative services and information technology departments.She joined Jefferson Pilot, which merged with Lincoln Financial in 2006, as vice president and controller in 1996.She held a variety of roles at Jefferson Pilot that included developing the Information Technology strategic project office and managing a cross-functional business development project.
"Cindy has been successful at adapting Lean to financial services companies because she begins with the philosophy that Lean should be used to help a business grow," said Mrs. Young.
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Prior to joining Jefferson Pilot, Ms. Swank was vice president and controller for Acacia Mutual Life Insurance Co. in Washington, D.C. and earlier controller of the personal lines division of insurer USF&G Corp. in Baltimore.
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Note to editors: For an electronic image of Ms. Swank, contact joe.fazzino@phoenixwm.com
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News Release

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Cynthia Swank Joins Phoenix to Lead Center for Transformation and Growth

Recognized industry expert in Lean principles
HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 18, 2007--The Phoenix Companies, Inc. (NYSE: PNX) today announced that Cynthia K. Swank, a recognized expert on Lean, the management philosophy focused on operational effectiveness and customer value, has joined the company as senior vice president, Center for Transformation & Growth, a new position.
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"We are thrilled that Cindy has joined our team to help us take Lean to the next level."
A sought-after speaker at industry conferences, Ms. Swank is the author of "The Lean Service Machine," a widely cited article in the Harvard Business Review that chronicles one of the first successful implementations of Lean in a service organization. The philosophy, which began on the Toyota assembly line, is traditionally used to improve processes in manufacturing companies.
Ms. Swank joins Phoenix from Lincoln Financial Group where she was vice president, Lean Solutions Team, responsible for the company's successful implementation of Lean. She was also vice president, Shared Services/Information Technology Finance at Lincoln Financial, responsible for managing all finance and expense activities for customer service, claims, administrative services and information technology departments. She joined Jefferson Pilot, which merged with Lincoln Financial in 2006, as vice president and controller in 1996. She held a variety of roles at Jefferson Pilot that included developing the Information Technology strategic project office and managing a cross-functional business development project.
"Cindy has been successful at adapting Lean to financial services companies because she begins with the philosophy that Lean should be used to help a business grow," said Mrs. Young.
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Prior to joining Jefferson Pilot, Ms. Swank was vice president and controller for Acacia Mutual Life Insurance Co. in Washington, D.C. and earlier controller of the personal lines division of insurer USF&G Corp. in Baltimore.
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Note to editors: For an electronic image of Ms. Swank, contact joe.fazzino@phoenixwm.com


The keynote speakers include Matthew May, ...

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The keynote speakers include Matthew May, author of The Elegant Solution: Toyota's Formula for Mastering Innovation, Bill Schnettgoecke, VP of Lean+ at Boeing, and Cindy Swank, VP of Lean Solutions at Lincoln Financial Group.


Second Australian Lean Summit

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Another keynote speaker and workshop facilitator will be Cindy Swank, who pioneered the introduction of Lean Thinking in a major insurance company in USA.Cindy is Vice President of Business Development and Team Lean at Jefferson Pilot Financial (JPF).In her previous post as Vice President, Finance, she led the redesign of the department and implemented leading-edge technology.She also created the Strategies, Operations, and Systems team to champion technology initiatives for Customer Service and Finance.In 2000, she led the lean implementation efforts at JPF and created the Strategic Project Office.In October 2003, she published an article in the Harvard Business Review highlighting the benefits of lean in a service environment.

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