Tom Hoffman of KAF Financial Advisors Winner of 2016 SUCCESS! Award

East Granby, CT – Today, the Retirement Advisor Council announced that financial advisor Tom Hoffman of KAF Financial Advisors has been named winner of the 2016 SUCCESS! Award.

The SUCCESS! Award is an annual contest that honors one retirement plan advisor who achieved extraordinary results on behalf of a plan sponsor client.

Mr. Hoffman exemplifies the dedication to a cause that leads to success in the retirement plan marketplace,” said Eric Henon, Executive Director of the Retirement Advisor Council. “His ability to trigger savings behavior among employees and to motivate employers and employees to sustain a constructive course of action over time is exceptional.”

Mr. Henon points to this case study HERE as evidence that Mr. Hoffman is a deserving recipient of the 2016 SUCCESS! Award.

In response to winning the Retirement Advisor Council’s 2016 SUCCESS! Award, Mr. Hoffman said: “My commitment each day is to help businesses and individuals design, administer, and monitor their retirement plans. Knowing that the Retirement Advisor Council shares my deep commitment to the retirement plan market—and works so hard as industry advocates—brings even greater meaning to winning this distinguished award. It truly is an honor.”

Mr. Hoffman was presented the award on June 17, 2016 at the Retirement Advisor Council’s annual meeting in Indianapolis, IN.

KAF Financial Advisors was founded to provide personal and business financial planning for its clients. The firm provides innovative and diverse financial services by blending technical expertise and experience to solve financial issues. They develop solid financial plans based on each client’s unique needs for the future. Their team of highly skilled specialists are dedicated to creating long-term strategies that help secure a client’s overall financial well-being.

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The Retirement Advisor Council is a national organization that advocates for successful qualified plan and participant retirement outcomes through the collaborative efforts of experienced, qualified retirement plan advisors, investment managers and defined contribution plan service providers.  To advance its mission, the Council undertakes initiatives in the areas of research, public relations and promotion, general public education, regulatory positions and practice management.  The Council accomplishes this mission by:

  • Identifying duties, responsibilities, and attributes of the Professional Retirement Plan Advisor.
  • Sharing professional standards with plan sponsors who are responsible for the success of their plans.
  • Providing collective thought capital to decision makers, product providers, legislators and the public.
  • Giving voice to the retirement plan advisor community
  • Offering tools to evaluate advisors to ensure the quality of services provided.

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