Pagan Joins Guardian

Ralph Pagan, 41, has become senior advisor of brand strategy and corporate identity at Guardian Life Insurance Company of America in New York. His duties will include coordinating the development of marketing materials, collaborating with other corporate branding initiatives and working with the company’s information technology and procurement departments. Previously, Pagan was managing director of RP Enterprises, a consultancy in New York that specializes in Web-based branding and new product development. He worked as the director of marketing for ERA Real Estate in Parsippany, N.J., and started his career with Joseph E. Seagram & Sons in New York, where he eventually held the position of director of new product development.