Douglas P. Guilbert Named District General Agent for Colonial Life

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (August 22, 2012 ) — Douglas P. Guilbert has been named district general agent for the Providence, R.I., sales district of Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company. In his new position with Colonial Life, Guilbert is responsible for building a sales team to market the company’s products, programs and services in the area.

Previously, Guilbert served as agency development manager for Colonial Life and has received numerous sales and management awards from the company. He is an accredited advisor and has earned his property and casualty, life and health, and series 6 and 63 licenses. Guilbert is licensed to sell insurance in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Washington.

Guilbert currently serves on the board of directors of Prevent Child Abuse Rhode Island. He was the 2010 chairman of the North Smithfield Great Pumpkin Festival which attracted more than 5,000 people attendees. He is a member of the Knights of Columbus, is a past president of the Smithfield Lions Club and served on the organization’s board of directors.

About Colonial Life

Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company is a market leader in providing insurance benefits for employees and their families through the workplace, along with individual benefits education, advanced yet simple-to-use enrollment technology and quality personal service. Colonial Life offers disability, life and supplemental accident and health insurance policies in 49 states and the District of Columbia. Similar policies, if approved, are underwritten in New York by a Colonial Life affiliate, The Paul Revere Life Insurance Company, Worcester, Mass. Colonial Life is based in Columbia, S.C., and is a subsidiary of Unum Group, one of the world’s leading providers of employee benefits.

Colonial Life offers exceptional opportunities to join its expanding sales force of more than 13,000 career agents in one of the fastest growing segments of the insurance industry. The company provides award-winning training that has received national recognition for excellence. For more information call Guilbert at (401) 484-0411 or by email at

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Jennifer Toone Corrigan
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