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2013 Carroll H. Jones Award

Head is named 2013 Carroll H. Jones Award Recipient

Columbia, SC June 18, 2013 - Kenneth (Ken) W. Head, CLU, Greenville, SC received the 2013 Carroll H. Jones Award by the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors - South Carolina (NAIFA-SC). The Carroll H. Jones award had been designated as the NAIFA-SC person of the year award. The award was presented at the 2013 NAIFA-SC annual meeting, June 14, 2013, Florence, SC.

The purpose of the award is to honor the outstanding insurance and financial advisor in South Carolina who has made, and is currently making the most outstanding contribution to our industry. He or she must devote his or her full time to the marketing of insurance and financial products.

Merlin Powell, President of NAIFA-SC had this to say, "No one is more deserving of this award than Ken Head. He has served the Greenville local NAIFA, NAIFA-SC and NAIFA National in various leadership positions. Ken is truly an asset to the association and to the community that he serves.”

Ken is the owner of Head Financial Group, Inc., Greenville, SC. Head Financial Specializes in life and health insurance and financial products for small business and individuals since 1985.

Mr. Head has taken an active role in his community by serving with the Better Business Bureau in Upstate South Carolina, the Fountain Inn Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Greenville Convention and Visitors Bureau, the National Association of Health Underwriters, and the Furman University Paladin Club board.

NAIFA- South Carolina was founded in 1935 and headquartered in Columbia, SC. NAIFA-SC is a federation of 14 local associations representing over 800 individuals engaged in insurance and financial services. Visit NAIFA-SC's website at

About NAIFA: NAIFA was founded in 1890 as the National Association of life Underwriters, the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors comprises nearly 800 state and local associations representing the business interests of 60,000 members nationwide. Members focus their practices on one or more of the following: life insurance and annuities, health insurance and employee benefits, multiline, and financial advising and investments. NAIFA's mission is to advocate for a positive legislative and regulatory environment, enhance business and professional skills, and promote the ethical conduct of its members. Visit NAIFA's website at