NEW YORK: Elizabeth McCarthy was promoted to SVP to lead New York Life Insurance Company's corporate communications.
In her new role, McCarthy will be responsible for advertising, media and public relations, employee communications and editorial services, and the company television production studio, as well as a newly created customer insights unit. She will report to Ted Mathas, chairman and CEO.
Previously, McCarthy headed up New York Life's agency communications division. She's worked for the company since 2003. McCarthy also was a VP at Morgan Stanley, serving as director of marketing communications for its individual investor group.