Wells Fargo Insurance Services has appointed David Silewski as the new managing director for North and South Dakota as well as western Minnesota. Mr Silewski replaces Chuck Shambaugh, who retired from the company.

Mr Silewski will oversee the sales force for all locations in North and South Dakota and western Minnesota and will continue to manage his current portfolio of business. He will work closely with insurance carriers to assist field offices with negotiating the best terms, conditions and pricing for customers. He will also ensure that field offices have the necessary tools to promote sales growth, as well as assist producers with new and renewed businesses.

Keith Burkhardt, president of Wells Fargo Insurance Services of Minnesota, said: With more than 20 years experience in the insurance industry, Dave will help increase sales for the Midwest region. He brings a vast amount of experience and is a proven leader who will help us better serve our customers.