My Special Aflac Duck Arrives in Northern Ireland


Aflac Northern Ireland, a subsidiary of Aflac Incorporated, has joined forces with the Children’s Cancer Unit Charity to help provide comfort to local children diagnosed with cancer.

In a ground-breaking initiative for Northern Ireland, Aflac NI, which currently has 130 employees and is growing, has collaborated with The Children’s Cancer Unit Charity to make available its My Special Aflac Duck for cancer patients three years of age and older, free of charge.

Aflac Ranks Top 20 on Latina Style's List of 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.

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COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Aflac Incorporated, a leader in supplemental insurance and products in the U.S., today announced the company has been recognized by LATINA Style, Inc. as one of the 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the United States. This makes the 22nd time that Aflac has appeared on the list. The company landed at No. 15 on this year's prestigious list, considered to be among the most respected evaluations of corporate America's career advancement opportunities for Latinas.

Aflac Sickle Cell Awareness with Jordin Sparks

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Jordin Sparks is best known as the youngest winner on American Idol and multi-platinum hit songs like Battlefield and No Air. What people may not know about the megastar is how Sickle Cell Disease has impacted her family. Jordin’s stepsister died from the disease, and now she is teaming up with Aflac for a special campaign to support sick children.

Innovation Pays Off During the Pandemic


With the world still reeling from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, American business focused on innovation and social innovation to succeed in these uncertain times.  The top innovators from the 2021 American Innovation Index™ (Aii) have been announced by Fordham University, Gabelli School of Business’ Responsible Business Coalition, along with the Norwegian School of Economics, and market research firm Rockbridge Associates, Inc.  The Aii is the only survey in the US measuring company innovativeness based on customers’ experiences.

Emory to Get $5 Million Gift to Boost Primary Care Doctors in Georgia



The Emory University School of Medicine is getting a financial shot in the arm to help relieve the effects of a shortage of primary care doctors in Georgia.

My Special Aflac Duck® Taking Flight in Arizona

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For more than 65 years, Aflac has had the extraordinary opportunity and privilege to help provide peace of mind to individuals who have our supplemental insurance policies. Though many things have changed over the decades, one thing has not: Aflac is committed to being there when people need us most.

Black in Focus: Teresa White, Aflac U.S. President

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Teresa White, Aflac U.S. President, joins Bloomberg's Karen Toulon on Black in Focus to share her thoughts on leadership and driving change that’s good for business, customers and employees. (Source: Bloomberg)

Mercy Medicine Receives Grant From Aflac


FLORENCE, S.C. — The Mercy Medicine Free Clinic this July received a $10,000 grant from the AFLAC Insurance Company to fund the purchase of medications that are prescribed to its patients.

Mercy Medicine provides free life-sustaining drugs for its patients along with free medical and basic dental support. This project was supported by a grant from AFLAC, housed at Central Carolina Community Foundation.

SAIC Appoints Catherine Hernandez-Blades as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Award-winning industry veteran to lead SAIC’s marketing and communications function
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RESTON, Va., September 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) today announced that Catherine Hernandez-Blades has joined the company as senior vice president of marketing and communications.

Talk About Disability Insurance Now: Idea File


by Allison Bell

Virgil Miller would like to see insurance agents and brokers do more to educate employers and workers about the critical importance of disability insurance.

Miller is the president of the individual benefits division at Aflac U.S.

He served as a Marine and is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm. He worked in client services, policy service, customer service and transformation at Aflac before becoming a top-level executive.


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