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Group surpasses $1 million of premium sales for company year

Sunday, October 5, 2008

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Members of the Hahs Group, the local district office of the Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, are, from left, front row: Michelle Barber, Liz Yokley, Christina Speidel, Ryan Vangilder and Casey Hertenstein; back row: David Hahs, managing director; Dwayne Lorenz; Brian Suchman; Joe McKeon; Ron Hahs; John Qualy, managing partner; Jeff Brune; Brandon Pederson, Adam Wells and Jesse Barge. Not pictured are Nathan Lorenz, Clayton Hahs and Brian Sheehan.
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Members of the Hahs Group, the local district office of the Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, gathered recently at the Members Manor at Dalhousie Golf Club to celebrate having exceeded $1 million in new insurance premium sold for the company year concluded at the end of May.

The office now has 16 full-time financial representatives; in addition to seven students who participate in the college intern program. The Hahs Group intern program was also recently recognized as the fifth ranking college intern program in the entire United States and the Southeast Missouri State University Team ranked eighth nationally.

The Hahs Group, with offices in Cape Girardeau, Sikeson and Carbondale, Ill., is led by David L. Hahs, CLU and ChFC. After 35 years as a financial rep, he assumed the managing director position following the retirement of his cousin, T. Ronald Hahs, who had directed the office for the previous 34 years.

"Ron laid the foundation for this accomplishment over the past four years," said David Hahs. "He hired a sensational recruiter in Casey Hertenstein and brought all but five of our current reps into the organization. I am especially proud of the growth of our newer reps, who have been with the company for fewer than four years."

The Hahs Group is part of the Qualy Group in St. Louis, under the leadership of John Qualy, CLU. The Qualy Group is the largest Northwestern Mutual Financial Network office in the country.

Northwestern Mutual Financial Network is the marketing name for the sales distribution arm of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Milwaukee, WI-a FORTUNE 500 company with over $1 trillion of life insurance protection in force. The company maintains the highest available ratings for insurance financial strength from all four major rating agencies: Standard & Poors, A.M. Best, Fitch Ratings and Moody's.

For 150 years, Northwestern Mutual has been serving the financial needs of its policyowners and clients. Further information on the company, its subsidiaries and affiliates can be found at www.nmfn.com.