Ion Insurance Corp., a full-service independent insurance brokerage affiliated with Ion Bank, has hired Ivone Almeida as a Personal Lines Account Manager. In her new position, she will be responsible for managing, servicing, and growing the agency’s personal insurance customer base.

Almeida was previously employed at Z&A Insurance Agency in Naugatuck and is on the Board of Governors for the Children’s Dyslexia Center of Connecticut. She currently resides in Trumbull with her children Shelbie, Courtnie, and Jordyne.