Citizens appoints Gateway to lead new investor relations program
AUSTIN, TX, March 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Citizens, Inc. (“Citizens” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CIA), appointed Gateway Group, Inc. (“Gateway”), a leading strategic financial communications and capital markets advisory firm, to manage its new investor relations program.
Gateway and Citizens are partnering to create and implement a comprehensive strategic communications and outreach program. The goals of the new program are to refine the company’s overall message and positioning, ensure highlights of its investments are properly communicated, and increase corporate visibility and engagement. company to the wider investment community. Activities will include presentations to institutional investors, sell-side analysts and other key influencers in the wider financial community. Gateway will also help organize road shows and secure invitations to select financial conferences, including its annual Gateway Conference.
“We continue to successfully execute our customer-centric growth strategy and remain committed to expanding our capabilities, improving our operational excellence and capitalizing on opportunities to drive profitable growth,” said Vice President, President and CEO of Citizens. Gerald W. Shields. “Our strategic initiatives are transforming our business, improving operational performance and laying the foundation for greater creation of shareholder value. Improving our communication efforts and transparency is integral to creating and sustaining this value. Gateway will help ensure that investors properly understand and appreciate our vision and strategy for growth. We look forward to working closely with their team to communicate our future successes and raise our public profile.”
About Citizens, Inc.
Citizens, Inc. (NYSE: CIA) is a diversified financial services company that provides life, terminal expense and property limited liability insurance and other financial products to individuals and small businesses in the United States, Latin Americaand Asia. Through its customer-centric growth strategy, Citizens delivers innovative products to meet the changing needs of its customers. The company operates two primary segments: life insurance, where the company is a market leader in U.S. dollar-denominated whole life insurance policies with cash value in Latin Americaand Home Services, which operates primarily in the US Gulf Coast region. For more information on Citizens, please visit www.citizensinc.com.
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Matt Glover and Matthew Hausch
Gateway Group, Inc.
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