Stadion Money Management Named a Best Place To Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments

Stadion Money Management Named a Best Place To Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments

Stadion receives recognition for the fifth consecutive year

WATKINSVILLE, GA -December 11, 2023 - Stadion Money Management, which works with advisors to build retirement plan and participant level investment solutions using its adaptive technology, has been named to Pensions & Investments Best Places to Work in Money Management list for the fifth consecutive year.

Notable among Stadion employee comments was feedback on the company’s family-like atmosphere, positive work culture and sense of purpose.

“Our firm’s focus is helping individuals prepare for their retirement. We provide time-tested services designed to give participants a personalized approach to saving and investing for the future. The technology that underpins our service also enables our partners in the industry to develop innovative financial solutions to improve outcomes for employees,” said Stadion’s President, Duane Bernt. “Our employees embrace the mission of helping people achieve their retirement goals and their individual contributions as part of the Stadion team make this possible.”

“We are honored to be once again recognized as one of the best places to work by Pensions & Investments,” said Stadion’s Chief Revenue Officer, Todd Lacey. “We attribute this win to our team who upholds our values and brings passion to helping individuals prepare for retirement.”

Pensions & Investments partnered with Best Companies Group, a research firm specializing in identifying great places to work, to conduct a two-part survey process of employers and their employees. Winners are selected based on company practices, programs, and benefits, and also feedback on the employee experience.

The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies.

For a complete list of the 2023 Pensions& Investments’ Best Places to Work in Money Management winners and write-ups, go to

About Stadion Money Management

Established in 1993, Stadion is headquartered near Athens, Georgia. Stadion, a wholly owned subsidiary of Smart, works with financial professionals, asset managers, and recordkeepers to build retirement plans and participant level investment solutions.

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Stadion Money Management, LLC ("Stadion") is an investment adviser registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training. More information about Stadion, including fees, can be found in Stadion's ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.

About Smart

Smart is a global savings and investments technology provider. Its mission is to transform retirement, savings, and financial well-being, across all generations, around the world.

Aquiline Capital Partners, Barclays, Chrysalis Investments, DWS Group, Fidelity International Strategic Ventures, J.P. Morgan, Legal & General Investment Management, Link Group and Natixis Investment Managers are all investors in Smart. For more information, visit

About Pensions & Investments

Pensions & Investments, owned by Crain Communications Inc., is the 50-year-old global news source of money management. P&I is written for executives at defined benefit and defined contribution retirement plans, endowments, foundations, and sovereign wealth funds, as well as those at investment management and other investment-related firms. Pensions & Investments provides timely and incisive coverage of events affecting the money management and retirement businesses. Visit us at


Third-party rankings and recognition from rating services or publications are no guarantee of future investment success. Stadion provided payment to Best Companies Group to participate in the survey and does not necessarily correlate with responses provided by Stadion Employees and the resulting ranking. Rankings and recognition also do not ensure that a client or prospective client will experience a higher level of performance or results. These ratings should not be construed as an endorsement of the adviser by any client, nor are they representative of any one client’s evaluation. Generally, ratings, rankings, and recognition are based on information prepared and submitted by Stadion. Amore thorough disclosure of the criteria used in any of these rankings can be provided upon request.

The opinions expressed are those of Stadion Money Management and are subject to change without notice. Stadion is a registered investment adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940. Registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training. More information about Stadion’s investment advisory services can be found in its Form ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.