ST. LOUIS (2/21/14)--At the company's annual FOCUS 2014 Conference, CUNA Brokerage Services Inc. (CBSI) honored 29 financial advisers with Women of Distinction awards in recognition of their superior performance, value to their investment and insurance programs, exceptional client service and overall contribution to the financial services industry and CBSI.
A program created by women, for women, Women of Distinction is an award recognizing the top performing female financial advisers within CBSI's broker/dealer operation nationally.
"Their contributions to the clients they serve, the financial services industry and to the women they mentor are exemplary and worthy of recognition," said Jim Metz, president/CEO of CBSI.
Candidates are nominated by industry peers. Then, selections are based on the nominee's annual performance and outstanding contribution to their clientele, the credit unions they service, as well as the financial services industry as a whole.
Award recipients participate in a national mentoring program to work with other female advisers who are new to the industry as well as those who want to improve in their profession.
2014 Women of Distinction recipients include:
The FOCUS 2014 conference featured 26 sessions designed to deliver motivation, knowledge and best practices to more than 500 financial advisers and executives.