Pictured: The CPS Insurance Life Sales team and the 2015 Life Insurance Wholesaler of the Year. From left to right, Andy Holden, Sean Farrell, Jonathan Torres, Matthew Hudack, Peter Holden, Gavin Wallace, and Robert Reedy. Photo by Adam Domenici.
Newport Beach, CA. June, 2015 – CPS Insurance Services (CPS) www.CPSInsurance.com announced that Ronald Barrett, Vice President of National Accounts for Fidelity & Guaranty Life, and Matthew Hudack, Regional Director, Life Brokerage for John Hancock Life Insurance, will be the 2015 recipients of CPS’ prestigious Wholesaler Of The Year Award. Both are being recognized for their exceptional work in their fields – Barrett will be receiving the Annuities Wholesaler Award while Hudack will be recognized for his work in Life Insurance.
“CPS awards individuals with the title, Wholesaler of the Year, to show our appreciation for their dedication and unwavering involvement in the success of our Life and Annuities sales teams,” said Andy Holden, President and Chief Operating Officer of CPS Insurance Services. “The carrier representatives that are chosen for this award have played a key role in our overall success through their proactive sales support, ability to exceed expectations, and constant commitment to their work.”
The CPS Wholesaler of the Year Award recognizes individuals that have gone above and beyond the company’s performance standards. Candidates are evaluated based on key metrics such as: the level of proactive customer service and sales support given, the quality of producer training initiatives undertaken, and the application of industry expertise and market awareness as it applies to increasing sales.
“Ron has proven to be a reliable partner of the CPS Annuity sales team. Not only is he a joy to work with, but his extensive industry knowledge and constant support has helped us grow our business and promote more versatile products to our brokers,” said Haydee Barajas, Annuity Sales and Marketing Associate. “He is quick to assist in any situation, from a simple product question to dealing with complexities of a case.”
“Matt Hudack is a true industry expert, consistently supporting our efforts to provide advisors with valuable information and concepts that will help them better protect their clients,” said Robert Reedy, Vice President of Life Sales and Marketing. “Matt has earned this award through his invaluable contributions at our major broker-deal conferences, advisor ‘lunch and learns’, as well as point of sales support for select agents – all while keeping us up-to-date with the latest from John Hancock.”
Congratulations Ronald Barrett and Matthew Hudack, the 2015 CPS Wholesalers of the Year.