Names & Faces

Kurt Shallow Named SVP, Agency and Advisor Distribution for Ameritas

To execute the company’s wealth and management strategy

LINCOLN, Nebraska, (Nov. 11, 2019) –  Kurt Shallow has been named senior vice president– agency and advisor distribution of Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. and president of Ameritas Investment Corp, according to Ameritas Chair JoAnn Martin. (AIC). In this role, Shallow will execute on the Ameritas wealth management strategy, including growing life insurance sales and supporting broker dealers.

“Kurt will focus his energy and talents on providing the best possible experience for our field partners,” said Ryan Beasley, Ameritas executive vice president – individual division and chair of AIC. “I am confident in Kurt’s ability to continue the growth of our comprehensive wealth management strategy and am excited to see how he can help fulfill the lives of our field partners and customers.”

Shallow has worked in the insurance and financial services industry for over 30 years. He earned a B.S. degree in public communication and journalism from Boston University in Boston, Mass., and holds the FINRA Series 7 and 24 securities licenses. Shallow serves on the board of directors for the American College of Financial Services and is on the distribution committee of the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI).




About Ameritas®
Ameritas is a marketing name for Ameritas Mutual Holding Company and its affiliated subsidiary companies, including Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. and Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. of New York. Founded in 1887, Ameritas offers a wide range of insurance and financial products and services to individuals, families and businesses. These products and services include life insurance; annuities; individual disability income insurance; group dental, vision and hearing care insurance; retirement plans; investments; asset management and public finance. Securities and investment advisory services offered through affiliate Ameritas Investment Corp.,