27 September 2021

Lincoln Financial Distributors (LFD), the wholesale distribution subsidiary of Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC), announced today that seven Lincoln wholesalers have been named Top Defined Contribution Wholesalers by the National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA). The award honors wholesalers who do exceptional work as they provide financial professionals with the support, tools and information they need to help drive positive retirement outcomes for their clients.

This year’s Lincoln Financial winners are:

  • Justin Bonavitacola (two-time winner)
  • Tim Curran (four-time winner)
  • Matt Fessler (three-time winner)
  • Bryson Hopkins (five-time winner)
  • Stewart Rauchman (five-time winner)
  • Donny Sheinwald (six-time winner)
  • Tony Summers (two-time winner)

Sheinwald was named a winner for the sixth consecutive year and was further recognized with the distinction of being named in the Top 10 in the Record Keeper wholesaler category.

“I’m extremely proud of our wholesalers and their dedication to working with financial professionals to provide the support small business owners need, helping their participants achieve the retirement they envision.” said Joe Mrozek, vice president, national sales manager for the Intermediary Retirement Plan Services division of Lincoln Financial Distributors, Inc., the company’s wholesaling distribution organization. “It is great to see their hard work recognized by the advisor community.”

Nominees are submitted by 2021 NAPA Firm Partners and are voted on by registered NAPA Net users and NAPA members. There are no fees paid to be nominated, receive or promote the award which is independently granted.

About Lincoln Financial Group

Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help people take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, and guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $324 billion in end-of-period account values as of June 30, 2021. Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Dedicated to diversity and inclusion, we earned perfect 100 percent scores on the Corporate Equality Index and the Disability Equality Index, and rank among Forbes’ Best Large Employers and Best Employers for Women, and Newsweek’s Most Responsible Companies. Learn more at: www.LincolnFinancial.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.lfg.com.