Atlanta’s Largest Corporate Convention Returns

  Atlanta’s Largest Corporate Convention Returns

                  35,000 Expected at 2013 Primerica Meeting

Business Wire

ATLANTA -- June 12, 2013

The city’s largest corporate meeting will return to Atlanta in June, bringing
35,000 attendees and an economic impact of more than $25 million to Atlanta.
Primerica will host its biennial summer convention at the Georgia World
Congress Center (GWCC) and the Georgia Dome, June 13-15.

“Primerica is one of the largest conventions in the country and a strong
economic driver for our city,” said William Pate, ACVB president and CEO. “The
Primerica convention is a great example of a local corporation that not only
supports our local economy but provides an additional boost by hosting their
international meeting here.”

Primerica celebrated a major milestone in 2013 with the recent move into their
new international headquarters in Duluth, Georgia. With a total of 365,000
square feet, it is the largest office in Gwinnett County, housing 1,600
Primerica employees. Representatives from across North America will have an
opportunity to tour their brand new facilities for the first time at the

John Addison, Chairman of Primerica Distribution and Co-Chief Executive
Officer, said, “This has been an historic year for our company, as we moved
into our new state of the art International Headquarters and hosted a ribbon
cutting ceremony including attendance by hundreds of representatives,
employees, government officials, and featured Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and
our founder, Art Williams as our keynote speakers. We had a strong first
quarter with revenues of $308.4 million and net income of $38.8 million.
Through May, we have continued our momentum, with strong representative
recruiting growth, up 8% over last May, our best May ever in Investment and
Savings sales and we feel very positive that our convention will spark
momentum in our business.”

“Primerica, Inc., headquartered in Duluth, GA, is a leading distributor of
financial products to middle income households in North America. Primerica
representatives educate their Main Street clients about how to better prepare
for a more secure financial future by assessing their needs and providing
appropriate solutions through term life insurance, which we underwrite, and
mutual funds, annuities and other financial products, which we distribute
primarily on behalf of third parties. In addition, Primerica provides an
entrepreneurial full or part-time business opportunity for individuals seeking
to earn income by distributing the company’s financial products. We insured
more than 4.3 million lives and approximately 1.9 million clients maintained
investment accounts with us at December 31, 2012. Primerica stock is included
in the S&P MidCap 400 and the Russell 2000 stock indices and is traded on The
New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “PRI”.


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a private, nonprofit organization created to favorably impact the Atlanta
economy through conventions and tourism.


Mark Supic, 770-597-6840
ACVB Public Relations
Lauren Jarrell, 404-521-6649
Rachel Peavy, 404-521-6645
Ashley O’Dell, 404-521-6632
Victoria Lightfoot, 404-521-6398
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