2022 NAGDCA Sponsors

NAGDCA thanks our industry members for their generous support over the years. Our sponsors provide resources and expertise through events and publications to advance NAGDCA’s mission and strategic priorities.

2023 Sponsorship Opportunities

2022 Visionary Sponsor

Built on a foundation of trust, integrity and promise, we proudly serve over 72,000 outstanding organizations and more than 14 million individuals. We take great pride in helping people with saving, investing and advice, while providing them with the tools and resources they need to help reach their financial goals. We’re continuing to grow — and innovate — every day.

Our sole focus is on helping Americans achieve the future they imagine. That mission starts by delivering advice, personalized guidance and critical support. As one of the largest providers of government plans, we are helping more than 3 million government employees achieve the future they imagine, inspiring them along their journey.


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2022 Visionary Sponsor | PRRL Supporting Partner

MissionSquare Retirement is dedicated to guiding those who serve our communities toward a secure and confident financial future.  Founded in 1972, MissionSquare Retirement is a mission-based, nonstock, nonprofit, financial services company with approximately $77 billion in assets under management and administration, focused on delivering retirement plans, investment options, and personalized guidance to more than 1.6 million employee accounts (as of December 31, 2021).  For 50 years, our mission has been constant – to help those who serve reach their retirement goals with confidence.

For more information, visit www.missionsq.org, download MissionSquare’s mobile app from the App Store® and Google Play™ or follow MissionSquare on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.


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2022 Visionary Sponsor | PRRL Founding Partner

Nationwide is a US-based Fortune 100 company with a diverse corporate portfolio and a history of strength and stability dating back to 1926. With close to 50 years in the Retirement Solutions business, servicing over 34,000 plans and 2.6M participants  we are committed to doing the right thing at the right time, so that participants get better experiences and plan sponsors get a better partner. This commitment is evident in participant experiences, administrative simplicity and values that translate to service as Nationwide continues to be the #1 provider of 457 plans, servicing more plans than anyone else in the industry¹. These values are demonstrated in our culture of giving back through our associates’ engagement in campaigns that support blood donation, hunger relief, social justice and community giving.

¹PLANSPONSOR’s 2021 Recordkeeping Survey


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2022 Visionary Sponsor | PRRL Supporting Partner

Voya Financial® helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings — to get ready to retire better. We serve the financial needs of more than 14 million individual and institutional customers in the United States. Our vision is to be America’s Retirement Company® while being equally committed to conducting business in a way that is socially, environmentally, economically and ethically responsible. We are a Fortune 500 company (NYSE: VOYA) with a clear mission to make a secure financial future possible — one person, one family, one institution at a time.

As the nation’s #1 provider of governmental deferred compensation plans (based on plan assets as of 12/31/21), we work with plan sponsors in states, cities, counties and municipalities of all sizes to provide unique, tailored retirement plan solutions as flexible as your employees are diverse. We have a unique combination of scale, size and market position that allows us to deliver plan administration in a cost-effective manner and engage employees to drive positive retirement outcomes.


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2022 Premier Sponsor

Alight Solutions, a subsidiary of Alight, Inc., is a leading provider of digital human capital and business solutions to the world’s most influential companies. Our integrated AI platform provides actionable insights into an organization’s workforce, helping our clients maximize the investments they make in their people. And with proprietary data analytics as a guide, Alight empowers employees to make smarter decisions that enrich their health, wealth and work. With over 15,000 dedicated colleagues serving more than 30 million employees, Alight makes work, work for everyone. The transformation begins at Alight.com.


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2022 Premier Sponsor

AllianceBernstein (AB) is a leading global investment management firm that offers high-quality research and diversified investment services to institutional investors, individuals, and private wealth clients across the globe, with $735 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2022. Our diverse, connected and collaborative culture encourages a variety of perspectives that drive differentiated insights. We embrace innovation to address increasingly complex investing challenges. And we pursue responsibility at all levels of the firm—from how we work and act to the solutions we design for clients.

As an innovator in defined contribution (DC), we’re striving to define the future through visionary research and distinctive solutions that provide financial security in retirement. DC plan participants are looking for retirement income security, and workplace retirement plans may be their only savings source. With a decade of experience in delivering guaranteed income without sacrificing participants’ liquidity or growth potential, we’re fully invested in creating better retirement outcomes.


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2022 Premier Sponsor

Enterprise Iron was founded in 2002 to provide specialized operations and technology and risk management consulting services. Dedicated exclusively to the financial services industry, Enterprise Iron has consistently and successfully delivered numerous significant engagements, with a special emphasis on the retirement industry. EI provides its clients with guidance in the areas of industry best practices, digital transformations, fiduciary practice assessments, platform search and selection, software installation and maintenance and operational improvements including cost take out, lean management and client service improvement. It has extensive experience serving recordkeepers, TPAs and plan sponsors. Enterprise Iron delivery models include advisory/consulting engagements, outsourced/managed services and high-skill staff augmentation to the financial services industry.


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2022 Premier Sponsor | PRRL Founding Partner

Invesco is a Defined Contribution partner that delivers investment expertise, innovative thinking, resources, and tools that you need to act with conviction. Invesco helps plan sponsors, financial professionals and consultants make decisions interdependently around four key areas – Investment Strategy, Plan Design, Participant Engagement and Plan Governance. As a DC investment partner managing $150 billion¹ in DC assets, our capabilities span virtually all asset classes, styles and regions and are backed by the resources of Invesco Ltd., with $1.6 trillion² in AUM and more than 8,000 employees worldwide.

¹Invesco. Data as of September 31, 2021. Total AUM figure includes all assets under advisement, distributed and overseen by Invesco Ltd.
²Invesco. Data as of December 31, 2021. Total AUM figure includes all assets under advisement, distributed and overseen by Invesco Ltd.


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2022 Premier Sponsor

Segal is a leading, independent firm of benefits, compensation and human resources consultants. Headquartered in New York, Segal has more than 1,000 employees throughout the U.S. and Canada. Clients include federal agencies, state and local governments, corporations, non-profit organizations, professional service firms and joint boards of trustees administering pension and health and welfare plans under the Taft-Hartley Act.

For more than 80 years, Segal consultants have developed cutting-edge total reward approaches that provide quality healthcare, secure retirement and competitive compensation programs for public employees. We also help employers and other plan sponsors develop efficient and secure administration systems and procedures. Additionally, we offer insurance brokerage services, award-winning employee communications through Segal Benz and investment solutions through Segal Marco Advisors, Inc.


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2022 Partner Sponsor

Working together, ours is an important calling — helping your employees plan for and achieve the retirement they envision. At AIG Retirement Services, we have an unwavering commitment to helping you and your employees see brighter futures when it comes to planning for the future. When you partner with AIG Retirement Services, you will experience the difference we bring to your plan, including:

  • Powerful technology paired with trusted advisors
  • Smart use of data analytics to enhance plan health
  • A more personal experience

We have specialized in retirement services for more than 60 years. But what makes us truly different is how we serve your employees. Learn more by visiting lifeandretirement.aig.com/employers.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

AndCo is an independent, SEC registered institutional investment and retirement consulting firm that is 100% employee owned and driven by independence, objectivity and transparency.  We serve as a fiduciary, without exception or caveat, to each of our clients in assisting and guiding them to make important investment and plan design decisions. As one of the largest public-sector consulting firms in the country, we understand the unique needs of public plans and the delicate balance between pension, defined contribution, and deferred compensation benefits. We offer a full range of investment and fiduciary support for all types of institutional plans.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

Our purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As the largest DC investment-only provider,* we are solely focused on serving over 80,000 DC plans, reaching more than 40 million participants with high-quality investment solution designed to help people achieve their retirement goals. Today, we continue our history of innovation and thought leadership as we work to pioneer the next generation of retirement solutions, plan design analytics and participant communications.

Our commitment to our clients’ best interests is why BlackRock is trusted to manage more money than any other investment firm in the world, with $8.49 trillion in assets under management.**

* By AUM as reported in the 2022 PLANADVISOR DCIO Survey released in June 2022, with data as of 12/31/21

** BlackRock, June 30, 2022

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2022 Partner Sponsor | PRRL Founding Partner

Since 1931, Capital Group, home of the American Funds, has been focused on delivering superior, consistent results for long-term investors using high-conviction portfolios, rigorous research and individual accountability.  As one of the world’s largest asset management families, we serve a wide range of institutional investors, including defined benefit and defined contribution plan sponsors, endowments and foundations, financial institutions, governments, and sovereign wealth funds. Our organization has managed assets for institutional investors since 1968 and serves more than 4,500 institutional clients worldwide.

Capital Group has deep roots in the defined contribution business. Our organization manages retirement assets for many Fortune 1000 companies and government entities, with some relationships extending back more than three decades. We believe in the value of enduring relationships with our clients and are committed to the defined contribution market for the long run.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

Fidelity’s mission is to inspire better futures and deliver better outcomes for the customers and businesses we serve. With assets under administration of $11.3 trillion, including discretionary assets of $4.2 trillion as of March 31, 2022, we focus on meeting the unique needs of a diverse set of customers. Privately held for over 75 years, Fidelity employs more than 57,000 associates who are focused on the long-term success of our customers.

For more information about Retirement Plan Services for Not-for-Profit Organizations please visit: https://www.fidelityworkplace.com/s/403b. For  institutional investors please visit: i.fidelity.com.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

Founded in 1958, Hanson Bridgett LLP is a multidisciplinary AmLaw 200 law firm with approximately 190 attorneys across California. Clients range from individuals to state and local highway and transportation authorities to multinational Fortune 500 corporations. Hanson Bridgett LLP is a certified B Corp and a proud socially responsible member of the communities in which we are located and serve. The firm is driven by a commitment to fostering and developing its unique culture, which is focused on excellence in service and leading by example.

Our Employee Benefits Group handles all types of employee benefit plan issues and advises some of the largest governmental defined contribution plans in the country. In response to the needs of our clients, our Employee Benefits Group sponsors an annual governmental plan fiduciary education seminar with special emphasis on the issues facing governmental defined contribution plans. The Employee Benefits Group works closely with our clients to develop creative and practical solutions to problems.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

The Hyas Group focuses exclusively on the needs of institutional clients. Located in Portland, Oregon and nationally recognized for retirement plan knowledge and expertise, we are passionate about client service and our fiduciary duty.

The people who comprise the Hyas Group average more than 20 years of experience with defined contribution and defined benefit retirement plans and investments. Collectively, we represent and advise on $45 billion in client assets, including all types of retirement plans and other post-retirement benefits. Governmental, corporate and non-profit plan sponsors have all sought the analytical skills and proactive services offered by Hyas.

In September 2021, the Hyas Group joined Morgan Stanley’s institutional consulting business and is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Morgan Stanley. The Firm continues to operate as a separate legal entity, maintaining its employees, firm name, and offices. The Hyas Group’s investment consulting practice remains focused on servicing our clients and their participants and beneficiaries.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help people take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, and guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $270 billion in end-of-period account values as of June 30, 2020. Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Dedicated to diversity and inclusion, we earned perfect 100 percent scores on the Corporate Equality Index and the Disability Equality Index, and rank among Forbes’ World’s Best Employers, Best Large Employers, Best Employers for Diversity, Best Employers for Women and JUST 100, and Newsweek’s Most Responsible Companies.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

Our parent company, Morningstar, Inc. was founded on the simple idea that when people have good investment information, they can make better choices that help them achieve their financial goals. In the retirement solutions group at Morningstar Investment Management LLC, a subsidiary of Morningstar, Inc. and a registered investment adviser, our advocacy for the individual investor extends to the workplace retirement market where the responsibility for investing and saving now rests with employees. We are committed to helping those individuals save for retirement by providing products and services that range from a managed accounts service to custom models to target-date products and fiduciary services.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

NFP is a leading insurance broker and consultant that provides employee benefits, specialized property and casualty, retirement, and individual private client solutions through our licensed subsidiaries and affiliates. Our expertise is matched by our commitment to each client’s goals and is enhanced by our investments in innovative technologies in the insurance brokerage and consulting space.

NFP has more than 6,900 employees and global capabilities. Our expansive reach gives us access to highly rated insurers, vendors and financial institutions in the industry, while our locally based employees tailor each solution to meet our clients’ needs. We’ve become one of the largest insurance brokerage, consulting and wealth management firms by building enduring relationships with our clients and helping them realize their goals.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

As the retirement solutions provider of PGIM, PGIM DC Solutions’ goal is to deliver innovative defined contribution solutions founded on market-leading research and capabilities. Our highly-experienced team has a deep understanding of the challenges plan sponsors face and a long history of partnering with clients to build more outcome-focused retirement programs. The team’s expertise spans across plan design and participant engagement, investment best practices, portfolio construction, retirement income, and the regulatory and legislative environment. As of 12/31/2021, PGIM has $221 billion DC assets under management.

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2022 Partner Sponsor

For four decades, State Street Global Advisors has served the world’s governments, institutions and financial advisors. With a rigorous, risk-aware approach built on research, analysis and market-tested experience, we build from a breadth of active and index strategies to create cost-effective solutions.

As a result, we have $3.9 trillion under our care, as of June 30, 2021. Within our global defined contribution business, State Street manages $782 billion in assets – $135 billion in our critical target date fund series – and supports over 23 million individuals in planning and preparing for retirement. Our mission is to deliver better retirement outcomes through innovative investment solutions, public policy advocacy, and participant engagement.

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