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Todd PerzelPrior to relocating to Budapest, Hungary (August 2014) Todd built a successful insurance brokerage in Athens, GA, USA. As an independent agent, Todd worked with individual families to small/mid-sized businesses, brokering Family Heritage Life supplemental products. Over 5 years, Todd was an integral part of the agency that established an initial footprint in the state of Georgia, a state now responsible for approximately $2M NAP. Prior to building an insurance brokerage, Todd was part of a financial services start-up Greek Collections (2008-2012) in Atlanta, Georgia. Responsible for Marketing and Sales, Todd grew sales volume by 300% during his first year. In order to finance his undergraduate university experience, Todd worked for five summers with the Southwestern Company (www.southwesternadvantage.com) selling educational books and software door-to-door. Proclaimed as "the most challenging summer internship in America" Todd increased sales every summer and won every sales award offered by the company. He relocated each summer, building a sales territory in Athens, Ohio; Yankton, South Dakota; Three Rivers, Michigan; El Reno, Oklahoma. Todd has spent extensive time abroad as a student in Valencia, Spain, intern in Lima, Peru, English auxiliar in Linares, Spain, and has traveled to over 25 countries. Todd also speaks Spanish.