ENGLEWOOD, NJ--(Marketwired - October 04, 2016) - MarketCounsel was named a 2016 Industry Award winner in the Compliance/Law Firm category by WealthManagement.com, the leading information resource for wealth advisors. The Industry Awards honor outstanding achievements by companies and organizations that support financial advisor success.
Over 300 companies submitted more than 400 nominations to the 2016 Awards, and a panel of judges made up of top names in the industry determined the winners. The winners were announced at a gala reception on September 29, 2016 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City.
"We are honored to be recognized by WealthManagement.com for our work in creating the leading conference for the independent investment advisor community," said Brian Hamburger, President and CEO of MarketCounsel. "The MarketCounsel Summit has become the preeminent gathering for the RIA community's leadership and exemplifies our commitment to lead the way in providing innovative and sophisticated solutions throughout the entrepreneurial lifecycle of an independent adviser as well as our dedication to this amazing industry."
The MarketCounsel Summit will be held from December 5th through 8th at the iconic Fontainebleau in Miami Beach, Florida with a powerful agenda and speakers. It is a venue for the leaders of this profession to assess the landscape, examine the opportunities and threats that lie ahead for independent registered investment advisers, all while working to identify potential areas for improvement. Last year, Karl Rove, David Plouffe, Rep. Spencer Bachus, Frank Abagnale, Troy Paredes, and Norm Champ were among those that joined the MarketCounsel Summit faculty of industry luminaries. While in previous years, Mark Cuban, Tony Robbins, Eliot Spitzer, Sallie Krawcheck, Christopher Cox, Harvey Pitt, Senator Chris Dodd and Rep. Barney Frank captivated the event's guests.
"The WealthManagment.com Industry Award program is the first of its kind to recognize excellence among wealth management firms and vendors serving the financial advisor community," said David Armstrong, WealthManagement.com editor-in-chief and awards program chair. "It is a prestigious award that recognizes outstanding achievement, innovation and leadership for firms in the wealth management industry."
MarketCounsel is the leading business and regulatory consultancy to the country's preeminent independent investment advisers at all stages throughout their lifecycle. From its roots in 2000, MarketCounsel has been steadfast in its mission to deliver solutions to the most substantial challenges faced by entrepreneurs in this fast-growing and highly-regulated industry, and it has emerged as one of its most effective advocates.
From the initial launch of a registered investment adviser to its compliance management platform, and from its business growth to its succession strategies, MarketCounsel consistently delivers trusted counsel and an extraordinary service model by leveraging the finest minds in the industry, advanced technologies and sound business processes. The consultancy's annual event, the MarketCounsel Summit, has become the premier gathering for the country's leading growth-oriented, independent investment advisers, and serves as both a spark and catalyst for conversation among the industry's leaders. Visit www.marketcounsel.com for more information.