NACo and Nationwide
Retirement Solutions have announced the first
“Aspire Award: Honoring Innovative Leadership in
Promoting County Employee Retirement Savings”
to recognize two counties that have gone
above and beyond in empowering their employees
for retirement success.
Counties who offer
their employees the opportunity to participate
in the NACo Deferred Compensation Program,
administered by Nationwide Retirement Solutions,
are eligible for nomination for the Aspire
employer, a county serves as plan sponsor to its
employees’ retirement programs.
Some counties have
developed and implemented innovative approaches
to create opportunities for their employees to
be retirement ready.
The awards will be
presented during NACo’s Annual Conference, July
10-13, 2015 in Mecklenburg County (Charlotte),
for applications is May 15, 2015.
be given to the plan sponsors who present
measurable outcomes that result from unique,
unusual, and original efforts to successfully
engage county employees in their retirement
futures. Further information and the
application are available at