Press Release (ePRNews.com) - DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. - Feb 17, 2018 - For five consecutive years, Carm Barbaro has been honored with the NAIFA Quality Award, which recognizes outstanding performance in the financial planning industry. Winners of the NAIFA Quality Award demonstrate exceptional commitment to extraordinary results in three key areas: Client Service, Continuing Education, and Ethical Business Practices.
Carm’s dedication to providing his clients with the highest standard of service is showcased in this achievement, and he is honored to be recognized by his clients and colleagues. Advisors from all financial planning companies and agencies are eligible to receive this award.
For the last two years, Carm is the only advisor in the DuPage County Region – which encompasses over one million people – to receive the NAIFA Quality Award in the two possible performance categories.
NAIFA presents this award for performance in Life Insurance & Annuities, as well as Financial Advising & Investments. Not only has Carm received the award for five straight years, but he has achieved the honor in both of these categories.
Ryan Kramer, managing partner of Northwestern Mutual Chicagoland, shares his excitement for Carm:
“I am incredibly proud of the efficiency and professionalism that Carm demonstrates in his practice. He is a consistently high-performing financial advisor for our agency, and I wholeheartedly believe this award was well earned. Carm’s accomplishments have set a very high bar for all of the advisors to strive for, and I am excited to see how he continues to develop as time moves forward.”
Barbaro and his wife Kristen have two children: Aubri, who is four, and Ben who just turned two. The family lives in the western suburbs of Chicago.
Northwestern Mutual Chicagoland is a highly rated financial planning agency, with locations throughout the Chicagoland area. Northwestern Mutual Chicagoland also received recognition from the Chicago Tribune as one of the top workplaces in 2017. To learn more about the culture and career opportunities at Northwestern Mutual Chicagoland, visit http://chicagoland.nm.com/.
About NAIFA – National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors
Founded in 1890 as The National Association of Life Underwriters (NALU), NAIFA is the oldest, largest and most prestigious association representing the interests of insurance professionals from every Congressional district in the United States. The mission of NAIFA – to advocate for a positive legislative and regulatory environment, enhance business and professional skills, and promote the ethical conduct of its members – is the reason NAIFA has consistently and resoundingly stood up for agents and called upon members to grow their knowledge while following the highest ethical standards in the industry.
About Northwestern Mutual
Northwestern Mutual has been helping families and businesses achieve financial security for more than 160 years. Through a distinctive, whole-picture planning approach, we empower our clients to make the most of every single day, and plan for important moments in their future. We combine the expertise of our financial professionals with a personalized digital experience to help our clients navigate their financial lives every day. With $250.4 billion in assets, $28.2 billion in revenues, and more than $1.6 trillion worth of life insurance protection in force, Northwestern Mutual delivers financial security to more than 4.4 million people who rely on us for life, disability income and long-term care insurance, annuities, lwsoa brokerage and advisory services, trust services, and discretionary portfolio management solutions. The company holds more than $100 billion of client assets as a part of its wealth management company and investment services. Northwestern Mutual ranks 97 on the 2017 FORTUNE 500 and is recognized by FORTUNE® as one of the “World’s Most Admired” life insurance companies in 2018.
Northwestern Mutual is the marketing name for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company (NM), Milwaukee, WI (life and disability insurance, annuities, and life insurance with long-term care benefits) and its subsidiaries. Northwestern Mutual and its subsidiaries offer a comprehensive approach to financial security solutions including: life insurance, long-term care insurance, disability income insurance, annuities, life insurance with long-term care benefits, investment products, and advisory products and services. Subsidiaries include Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC (NMIS) (securities), broker-dealer, registered investment adviser, member FINRA and SIPC; the Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company® (NMWMC) (fiduciary and fee-based financial planning services), federal savings bank; and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company (NLTC) (long-term care insurance). Source :
Northwestern Mutual Chicagoland