Searches and Hires

Wicomico County chooses Empower Retirement as record keeper for 457 plan

Wicomico County, Salisbury, Md., hired Empower Retirement as record keeper for its $16 million 457 plan, said Nicholas W. Rice, county purchasing agent, in an email.

The county issued an RFP in October. Incumbent record keeper MassMutual Financial was a finalist, along with Voya Financial.

The plan has 49 investment options.