FINANCIAL/INVESTOR RELATIONS

AFLAC & FLEISHMAN-HILLARD

AFLAC GIVES SHAREHOLDERS A 'SAY ON PAY'

IT MAY BE BEST KNOWN AMONG THE GENERAL PUBLIC FOR ITS DUCK MASCOT, BUT AFLAC HAD OTHER THINGS ON ITS MIND STARTING IN 2006, WHEN SOME OF ITS SHAREHOLDERS INQUIRED ABOUT VOTING

ON EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION--SOMETHING THAT IS WIDELY CRITICIZED BY THE INVESTOR COMMUNITY. BENT ON PUTTING THE NEEDS OF THEIR SHAREHOLDERS FIRST, THE LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY

EXECUTIVES DECIDED TO TAKE A RISK AND BECOME THE FIRST MAJOR U.