PLANSPONSOR Announces 2013 Plan Sponsor of the Year: 403(b)

March 21, 2013 ( - PLANSPONSOR proudly announces the 2013 winner of its annual Plan Sponsor of the Year award in the 403(b) category.

And the winner is: Mayo Clinic Health Systems-Albert Lea, in Albert Lea, Minnesota.  


The finalists in the category include: 

  • Catholic Health Systems, in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania; 
  • Syracuse University, in Syracuse, New York; and 
  • University of California, in Oakland, California. 



The Plan Sponsors of the Year will be recognized at PLANSPONSOR’s annual Awards for Excellence dinner in New York City on March 27, and also will be featured in the March issue of PLANSPONSOR magazine.      

About the Award     

Each year, the editors of PLANSPONSOR magazine, the nation’s leading information resource about workplace retirement plans, honors those employers that demonstrate leadership in providing a more secure retirement for workers. Strong plan metrics, relevant plan design, and a commitment to participant education are the hallmarks of distinction of PLANSPONSOR’s Plan Sponsor of the Year award winners.