Garden City, NY (PRWEB) March 07, 2016
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Petra Jerkovic as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in insurance. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting 850,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Petra into this exceptional group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
Self-motivated, results oriented and driven to succeed, Petra Jerkovic is a seasoned professional who has constantly set her goals to keep pace with her highest aspirations for personal excellence. Throughout her career, she has exhibited exemplary teamwork, expertise, integrity and dedication.
Ms. Jerkovic’s current professional title is Director of Business Development at Travers and Associates, Inc., a boutique life insurance and estate planning firm. Her thorough experience in the areas of financial services, executive benefits, life insurance, annuities, disability income, long-term care, and business and individual planning has earned her the managerial role in 2015. Ms. Jerkovic provides guidance to enhance the financial needs of clients and focuses on educating them about their coverage needs, as well as ensuring that existing policies are serviced in a professional and timely manner.
Currently pursuing her ChFC and CLU designations, Ms. Jerkovic is a Licensed Life, Accident and Health Agent and Broker in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, California, Hawaii, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, Arizona, Texas and Washington DC. She is also an active supporter of the American Cancer Society and Pancreatic Cancer Network.
The unwavering dedication demonstrated by Ms. Jerkovic fully utilizes the aspirations for success that have earned her this recognition from the National Association of Professional Women, honoring her as an inspiration and a leader in her industry.
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.