Jody Bilney Appointed Humana’s Chief Consumer Officer

Mon Mar 18, 2013 10:00am EDT

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(Business Wire)--
Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation`s leading health and well-being
companies, announced today that Jody Bilney has been appointed Senior Vice
President and Chief Consumer Officer, effective April 15. She will serve on the
company`s Executive Team and report to President and Chief Executive Officer
Bruce Broussard. 

"We believe the new Chief Consumer Officer role will be vital to Humana`s future
growth and success, and Jody is the ideal person to fill it," Broussard said.
"She is a strong, driven leader who brings a varied background of successful
brand and business transformation to Humana." 

Bilney is currently Executive Vice President and Chief Brand Officer for
Bloomin` Brands, Inc., a Tampa-based upscale-casual restaurant company with
Outback Steakhouse as its flagship chain. At Bloomin` Brands, Bilney is
responsible for strategy, brand, and business development across the enterprise.
Previously, she led brand-transformation initiatives at Charles Schwab and
Verizon. 

"Jody`s broad brand and marketing experience with leading brands as they
transitioned through periods of significant industry change will be a great
complement to Humana`s Centers of Excellence in consumer experience and data
analytics," Broussard added. 

"Humana pioneered the concept of putting the consumer at the center of health
care, and I`m honored to be chosen to help take that powerful idea to the next
level," Bilney said. "I look forward to working for a company that is not only
an industry leader, but is also dedicated to a dream - helping people achieve
lifelong well-being." 

Bilney earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, with a minor in
Marketing, from Clemson University in Clemson, S.C. 

About Humana

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health-care company
that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services
that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging
the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore
opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can
further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the
nation with whom the company has relationships. 

More information regarding Humana is available to investors via the Investor
Relations page of the company`s web site at www.humana.com, including copies
of:

* Annual reports to stockholders 
* Securities and Exchange Commission filings 
* Most recent investor conference presentations 
* Quarterly earnings news releases 
* Replays of most recent earnings release conference calls 
* Calendar of events (including upcoming earnings conference call dates and
times, as well as planned interaction with research analysts and institutional
investors) 
* Corporate Governance information

Humana Inc.
Corporate Communications
Tom Noland, 502-580-3674
tnoland@humana.com
or
Investor Relations
Regina Nethery, 502-580-3644
rnethery@humana.com

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