TORONTO, May 3, 2016 /CNW/ - It has been described as the most important night of the year for financial advisors in Canada – a chance to secure industry recognition and celebrate the very best the country has to offer: and now the first set of finalists can be revealed.
The second annual Wealth Professional Awards brought to you by Invesco, are set for Thursday evening, June 2, at the Liberty Grand in Toronto.
"At Invesco Canada, we're proud to be the title sponsor of the second annual Canadian Wealth Professional Awards," said Aysha Mawani, Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Invesco Canada. "We strongly believe that advisors play a key role in delivering positive outcomes for Canadian investors. Now in its second year, this event seeks to recognize the very best in this vital profession."
Today we have released the finalists for all award categories in what has become the industry's preeminent awards show focused on the outstanding work done by financial advisors across the country.
"The award show promises to be spectacular, the number of recommendations for advisors and the industry is outstanding," said Chris Davis, the Wealth Professional Awards' operations manager. "These efforts are a testament to the industry's belief in elevating the industry as a whole."
Overall, the awards cut a wide swath across the advisor channel, with 150 finalists in 20 categories drawn from across the country. It was produced by KMI Publishing and Events – the organization behind Wealth Professional magazine.
The celebration also speaks to the industry's perseverance and victory over increasingly difficult regulatory and economic challenges. Advisors have been quick to adapt in order to compete in the new environment. In times like this customer service has never been more important.
SOURCE KMI Publishing and Events Ltd.
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For further information: Chris Davis, [email protected], T: 416 644 8740 ext. 250