Kim Chiodi, senior vice president, Public Relations and Corporate Communications, was among 23 C-level executives from across the Greater Cincinnati region to receive a 2018 C-Suite Award from Venue magazine. The awards were presented at a luncheon at the Oasis Conference Center in Loveland, Ohio, on May 3.
The C-Suite Award honors the region’s leading chief executive officers; chairmen; chief operating, information, marketing and financial officers; and other C-level executives. Winners are selected based on their individual contributions to their organizations and our region, and for possessing personal leadership characteristics that cultivate a thriving and progressive community.
Chiodi joined Western & Southern in 2008 as vice president responsible for field human resources, and was promoted to the position of senior vice president of Human Resources in 2012 and to her current position in 2017. She holds a bachelor of arts degree in psychology from Xavier University and a master of arts in industrial and organizational psychology from the University of Akron. She currently serves on the board of the United Way of Greater Cincinnati.
About Western & Southern Financial Group Founded in Cincinnati in 1888 as The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, and celebrating 130 years this year, Western & Southern Financial Group, Inc. (Western & Southern), a Fortune 500 company, is now the parent company of a group of diversified financial services businesses. Its assets owned ($47.9 billion) and managed ($26.6 billion) total $74.5 billion as of March 31, 2018. Western & Southern is one of the strongest life insurance groups in the world. Its six life insurance subsidiaries (The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, Western-Southern Life Assurance Company, Columbus Life Insurance Company, Integrity Life Insurance Company, The Lafayette Life Insurance Company and National Integrity Life Insurance Company) maintain very strong financial ratings. Other member companies include Eagle Realty Group, LLC; Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.;1 IFS Financial Services, Inc.; Peppertree Partners LLC;1 Touchstone Advisors, Inc.;1 Touchstone Securities, Inc.;2 W&S Brokerage Services, Inc.;2 and W&S Financial Group Distributors, Inc. For more information on the Western & Southern family of companies, visit www.westernsouthern.com. Western & Southern is the title sponsor of six major community events every year, including the Western & Southern Open (www.wsopen.com), a premier event in the U.S. Open Series played each August by the world’s top-ranked professional male and female tennis players.