NU Online News Service, May 1, 2003, 6:34 p.m. EDT – Lincoln Financial Corp., Philadelphia, has promoted Michael Pratico to vice president and national director of consultant relations for the company’s employer-sponsored business.

Pratico will lead efforts to market the company’s institutional retirement program to consulting firms.

Pratico began working for Lincoln in 2000 as a regional vice president of new business development in the northeast region. He is a Certified Life Underwriter and a Chartered Financial Consultant. He has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern Maine.