Dan Bacon, of Storm Lake, a FR with Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, has earned membership in the prestigious 2008 Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT). Bacon qualified for this honor based on his sales excellence, outstanding client service, ethical conduct and professional knowledge. The MDRT is an international, independent association of leading life insurance and financial services professionals. Bacon is associated with Thrivent Financial's Greater Iowa Regional Financial Office. MDRT is The Premier Association of Financial Professionals. Founded in 1927, MDRT is an international, independent association of more than 35,000, or less than 1 percent, of the world's best life insurance and financial services professionals. With membership from 78 nations and territories, MDRT members demonstrate exceptional professional knowledge, strict ethical conduct and outstanding client service. MDRT membership is recognized internationally as the standard of sales excellence in life insurance and financial services businesses.