Company’s Seven Honorees Recognized for Exceptional Work on Behalf of Financial Professionals

20 October 2020

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

Sheinwald was named a winner for the fifth 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 the work our wholesalers do to support financial professionals, as we work together to help small business owners, employers and savers achieve the retirement they envision,” said Joe Mrozek, vice president, national sales manager for the Intermediary Retirement Plan Services division of LFD. “Whether we’re working with financial professionals virtually or in person, our wholesalers are truly collaborative partners, and it’s great to see their hard work recognized by the advisor community.”

Nominees are submitted by 2020 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.