ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Eric Burkard, long-term care planning specialist for the mid-South office of Genworth Financial, has been recognized nationally as a leading long-term care insurance professional in Georgia.
The Alpharetta professional was recognized by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance, the national trade organization, as the recipient of the industry's 2013 Achievement Award.
"There are currently 40,000 insurance and financial professionals who market long-term care insurance," said Jesse Slome, the association's executive director. "To be recognized among the leading professionals within a state is certainly an important distinction."
The annual award recognizes leading long-term care insurance sales professionals working to meet the needs of consumers nationwide. Burkard was recognized for his sales of long-term care insurance protection to individual consumers.
With more than 10 years' experience, Burkard has been successfully meeting the needs of individuals and small business owners in Alpharetta and the surrounding areas.