Modern Woodmen of America earned the Excellence in Education Award from the Life Office Management Association. Of 1,500 member companies worldwide, only 93 organizations earned the recognition in 2012.
This is the eighth time Modern Woodmen has received the award.
The Excellence in Education Award recognizes companies developing human resources through the use of LOMA's professional education and learning programs.
To be eligible for this award, an organization must be a member of LOMA and enroll in a minimum of 50 examinations during the calendar year. Other criteria include:
• Exceptional pass rates for LOMA examinations (historically an average of 85 percent or higher).
• Growth in LOMA examination enrollments from the previous year.
• Ongoing support and promotion of LOMA educational programs.
At Modern Woodmen, 47 percent of employees hold the Fellowship, Life Management Institute designation, a 10-course, professional development program for the insurance and financial services industry.
Modern Woodmen was honored during the LOMA Annual Conference in September.
Founded in 1883, Modern Woodmen of America touches lives and secures futures. The fraternal financial services organization offers financial services and fraternal member benefits to individuals and families throughout the United States.
For additional information, contact Kim Woodward, Corporate Communications, (309) 793-5660