GAMA International has named Charles Smith to its Management Hall of Fame.

GAMA International has been admitting one person to its hall of fame each year since 1974. The honor recognizes field leaders who have been devoted to promoting the insurance industry and building insurance organizations.

Smith managed the Palm Beach, Fla., agency of Prudential Financial Inc., Newark, N.J., for 23 years, and he was chief executive officer of GAMA International from 1998 to 2003. Smith helped GAMA International transform itself into a national professional development organization, according to GAMA International officials.