30 June 2022

RADNOR, Pa., [June 30, 2022] – 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.

Lincoln Financial winners for this year are:

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

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

“I’m extremely proud of 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 Lincoln Financial Distributors, Inc. “It is great to see their hard work recognized by the advisors they serve and the industry.”

Nominees are submitted by 2022 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, approximately 16 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 $308 billion in end-of-period account values as of March 31, 2022. Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good and ranks among Newsweek’s Most Responsible Companies. Dedicated to diversity, equity and inclusion, we are included on transparency benchmarking tools such as the Corporate Equality Index, the Disability Equality Index and the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index. Committed to providing our employees with flexible work arrangements, we were named to FlexJobs’ list of the Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2022. With a long and rich legacy of acting ethically, telling the truth and speaking up for what is right, Lincoln was recognized as one of Ethisphere’s 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies®. Learn more at: www.LincolnFinancial.com. Follow us on FacebookTwitterLinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.lfg.com.


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Vanessa Colley

Lincoln Financial Group