Mutual of Omaha
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|Headquarters||Omaha, Nebraska, USA|
|James Blackledge, CEO
Daniel P. Neary, Chairman
|Revenue||$6.8 billion USD (2014) |
|$291.7 million USD (2014) |
|Total assets||$34.4 billion USD (2014) |
Number of employees
|5,000 (January 2016)|
|Website||Mutual of Omaha|
- 1 History
- 2 Wild Kingdom
- 3 Subsidiaries
- 4 Company Governance
- 5 Miscellaneous
- 6 Sponsorships
- 7 See also
- 8 References
- 9 External links
1909 (March 5) – Mutual Benefit Health and Accident Association filed articles of incorporation with the Nebraska Insurance Department. 
1920 - Premium income exceeded $1 million for the year.
1924 – Mutual of Omaha ranked 8th in comparison to other insurance companies
1926 – The subsidiary, United Benefit Life Insurance Company, was founded
1941 – The company founded its Group Insurance department
1962 – Mutual Benefit Health & Accident Association changed its name to Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company
1963 – Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom aired on network television for the first time. The original show ran until 1988
1981 – United Benefit Life Insurance Company became United of Omaha
2001 – The company revitalized its brand and began sponsoring USA Swimming
2002 – A new Wild Kingdom series premiered on Animal Planet
2006 – Continuum Worldwide (formerly OISC) was created
2007 – Omaha Financial Holdings, Inc. was created as the parent company of Mutual of Omaha’s banking initiatives
2009 - Mutual of Omaha celebrates 100 years
In 1963, Mutual of Omaha introduced the wildlife television program, Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom. The original show ran from 1963 to 1988. The show was revitalized in 2002 with a new series on the cable television network Animal Planet. Mutual of Omaha has recognized the importance of this program as many of the people who grew up with the original series still recognize the company as being associated with the program.
Mutual of Omaha has multiple subsidiaries including:
United of Omaha Life Insurance Company
United of Omaha Life Insurance Company offers a diversified portfolio of life insurance, fixed annuities and other insurance and financial services products through Mutual of Omaha’s agency sales force, group sales offices and independent agent networks.
United World Life Insurance Company
United World Life Insurance Company offers specialty life plans and health and accident coverage through direct marketing, Mutual of Omaha’s agency sales force and independent agent networks.
Mutual of Omaha Investor Services, Inc.
Mutual of Omaha Investor Services, Inc. is a registered broker-dealer and provides mutual funds directly to consumers through Mutual of Omaha’s agency sales force and Retirement Plans division. 
Omaha Financial Holdings, Inc.
Omaha Financial Holdings, Inc. (OFHI) is a holding company for Mutual of Omaha’s banking operations that was formed in January 2007. The company maintains those operations as the Mutual of Omaha Bank. The subsidiary’s president and CEO is Jeff Schmid, who serves as chairman of the bank. Since its formation, OFHI has acquired the following banks as Mutual of Omaha Bank: Nebraska State Bank in Omaha, Nebraska; Security Federal Bank in Lincoln, Nebraska; Peak National Bank in Golden, Colorado; First Heritage Bank in Newport Beach, CA; First National Bank of Arizona (also operating as First National Bank of Nevada) in Scottsdale, Arizona; and Marco Community Bank in Marco Island, FL.[clarification needed] As of November 2010, it had 44 branches, with 11 branches in Arizona, 2 in California, 7 in Colorado, Nebraska, and Nevada, 5 in Florida, 1 each in Iowa and Kansas, and 3 in Texas. Most of the states with branch banking locations were hardhit by the real estate bubble in the United States and acquired as part of FDIC rescue operations.
East Campus Realty, LLC
East Campus Realty, LLC was established to develop Midtown Crossing at Turner Park, which is directly to the east of Mutual of Omaha's headquarters.
|1909–1932||Harry S. Weller|
|1932–1949||Dr. C.C. Criss|
|1986–2003||Jason M. Zander|
Chief Executive Officer
Chairman of the Board
|1949–1953||Dr. C.C. Criss|
Mutual of Omaha is the official sponsor of USA Swimming. Mutual of Omaha BREAKOUT! Swim Clinics tour around the USA as one day special events and include guest presenters such as Olympian Josh Davis. 
Mutual of Omaha sponsors 11 PGA Tour golfers. These golfers are: Jason Bohn, Bud Cauley, Roberto Castro, Fred Funk, Russell Knox, Ryan Moore, Carl Petterssen, Ian Poulter, Henrik Stenson and Kevin Streelman.
Mutual of Omaha was the sponsor of the Battles on Ice, a pair of ice hockey matches played outdoors on February 9, 2013 at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. Game 1 featured the Omaha Lancers and the Lincoln Stars of the USHL, while game 2 featured the Nebraska–Omaha Mavericks and the University of North Dakota of the WCHA.
- "GAAP Financial Statements 2014" (PDF). 6 March 2015. pp. 4–5. Retrieved 29 January 2016.
- Mutual of Omaha Company History
- Our Organization - Mutual of Omaha
- V. J. Skutt, Mutual of Omaha, "the good neighbor." (Newcomen Society in North America, 1961) p11
- Mutual of Omaha Announces Bank Board of Directors, press release, August 16, 2007
- Schmid Named President, CEO of New Mutual of Omaha Subsidiary
- News. Mutual of Omaha Bank. Retrieved on 2013-07-12.
- List of Mutual of Omaha Bank Locations, Retrieved Nov. 22, 2010
- Chic-fil-A Store Site
- Chick-fil-A opens its doors
- Midtown Crossing at Turner Park
- Mutual of Omaha - USA Swimming Sponsorships
- Mutual of Omaha - BREAKOUT! Swim Clinics
- Mutual of Omaha - Golf Sponsorships
- Mutual of Omaha Andretti Autosport