2016 NAPA Top 50 Under 40 Retirement Plan Advisors



Atlanta, Georgia – May 19, 2016 –  David Griffin of Atlanta Retirement Partners in Atlanta, GA was named one of the Top 50 Retirement Plan Advisors Under 40 by the National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA). Griffin is supported by LPL Financial, the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer* and a leader in the retail financial advice market.

The list, which is published on NAPA Net’s website and in the Spring issue of NAPA Net the Magazine, features 50 advisors under the age of 40 who have been recognized by their peers. Winners were nominated and voted on by the nearly 10,000 NAPA members, and final votes were reviewed by a NAPA member committee. The advisors are considered by their peers to be future leaders of the retirement plan advisor industry, according to NAPA Net. More than 400 advisors were nominated this year.

“On behalf of LPL, we congratulate David Griffin for being recognized as a leader in the retirement planning industry,” said David Reich, executive vice president and head of LPL Retirement Partners. “Receiving this honor demonstrates that David Griffin has displayed a strong commitment to his clients and is contributing to the retirement planning industry in a positive and meaningful way. We are proud to be able to support him as he strives to help clients be better prepared for a successful retirement.”

*Based on total revenues, Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2015

About Atlanta Retirement Partners  

Atlanta Retirement Partners, LLC, is an independent investment consulting firm specializing in a variety of plan types for corporations and public sector clients as well as investment advisory services. With over 20 years of experience, we help address Plan Sponsors' fiduciary responsibilities and educate employees through participant guidance. 

Our service philosophy is simple: at Atlanta Retirement Partners, people come first. As a plan sponsor, you understand the important role your benefits play in maintaining happy, productive employees. We agree and that is why we take a very hands-on approach to employee education. 

About LPL Financial

LPL Financial, a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LPLA), is a leader in the retail financial advice market and served $459 billion in advisory and brokerage assets as of January 31, 2016. LPL is one of the fastest growing RIA custodians and is the nation's largest independent broker-dealer (based on total revenues, Financial Planning magazine June 1996-2015). The Company provides proprietary technology, comprehensive clearing and compliance services, practice management programs and training, and independent research to more than 14,000 independent financial advisors and over 700 banks and credit unions, enabling them to help their clients turn life's aspirations into financial realities. Advisors associated with LPL also service an estimated 40,000 retirement plans with an estimated $118 billion in retirement plan assets, as of December 31, 2015. LPL also supports more than 4,000 financial advisors licensed and affiliated with insurance companies with customized clearing, advisory platforms, and technology solutions. LPL Financial and its affiliates have more than 3,400 employees with primary offices in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego. For more information, please visit www.lpl.com.

Securities and Retirement Plan Consulting Program advisory services offered through LPL Financial, a Registered Investment Advisor, member FINRA/SIPC.  Other advisory services offered through IFG Advisory, LLC, a separate entity.

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