San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) April 30, 2009
Sapient Financial Group, a San Antonio-based financial services company has been named one of 12 Chairman Trophy winners by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual). The honor acknowledges its outstanding business performance and professional development in 2008. Sapient Financial Group is one of 88 MassMutual general agencies nationwide.
The San Antonio firm achieved a 13.8% growth in annual sales of its core products and increased the number of net professional staff by 15.9%. The company sold a record $44.8 million in annuities, life, disability income and long term care insurance products in 2008, compared to $39.4 million in 2007. In the same period, the company added 7 more financial professionals to its existing team of 44.
"Expertise, experience, sound ethics and excellent products are the rocks on which Sapient Financial Group has built its business," said Tom Jurkowski, MassMutual's Agency Vice President. "Even in stormy economic waters, the San Antonio based company has continued to flourish. Clients trust them to help build a more secure financial future."
About Sapient Financial Group
Sapient Financial Group http://www.SapientFinancialGroup.com, is a member of the MassMutual Financial Group. The firm offers access to a full range of retirement, investment and risk management services to individuals and small businesses. Formerly known as the South Texas Agency, the company has been in continuous operation in San Antonio, Texas since 1952. The group has more than 50 financial professionals and specialists and services over $700 million in total insurance, investments and retirement assets as of January 23, 2009. Sapient Financial Group was one of fifteen San Antonio for-profit companies recognized for its exemplification of ethical behavior in the 2009 Ethics in Business Initiative, was ranked 2nd in the 2009 San Antonio Business Journal's list of Largest San Antonio Financial Planning & Advisory Firms and received a San Antonio Business Journal Best Places to Work Award in 2008.
Securities, investment advisory and financial planning services offered through qualified registered representatives of MML Investors Services, Inc., member SIPC (http://www.SPIC.org), One Union Square, Suite 300, 10101 Reunion Place, San Antonio, TX 78216. 210.342.4141. Insurance offered through Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and other fine companies.