TORONTO, June 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Northland Wealth Management, a multi-family office and leader in the Canadian wealth management industry, won the coveted 'Portfolio Manager of the Year' distinction at the 2016 Canadian Wealth Professional Awards last week.
The firm was also a finalist in two additional award categories, making it a remarkable night of recognition for Northland Wealth at the gala event which was attended by over 400 industry leaders.
"For the second consecutive year, we have been recognized as best-in-class in Canada. We are honoured that Northland Wealth is becoming known as the independent alternative for families looking for unbiased advice and premier service," said Arthur Salzer, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer. "Our one-of-a-kind open-architecture platform provides access to the alternative investment opportunities and managers utilized by the Canadian pension plans. This is not available for families through typical advisory channels."
"Canadian families of significant wealth deserve tailored, financial planning and investment services, delivered with transparency and without conflict. This award demonstrates our deep relationship with and commitment to the families Northland Wealth serves," added Paul Mascard, President.
Portfolio Manager of the Year is an award for excellence which recognizes the Canadian portfolio manager that delivered unparalleled performance to their clients. This award also demonstrates commitment to clients with exemplary customer service while building and cementing client relationships.
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About Northland Wealth Management
Northland Wealth Management is a premier independent Canadian family office and wealth advisory firm founded in 2011. The firm provides comprehensive wealth management services, and offers industry-leading access to institutional quality traditional and alternative investment opportunities.
With offices in Markham and Calgary, Northland Wealth Management serves families across Canada, Europe and the United States. The firm is comprised of a team of accredited, highly-skilled professionals with an average of two decades of experience each. They are dedicated to providing objective and unconflicted advice; drawing upon expertise in financial and estate planning, family governance, philanthropy, and closely held business and succession issues.
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For further information: Media Contact: Arthur C. Salzer, CFA |Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer, Phone: (416) 360-3423 x121, Cell: (416) 818-6377, Toll Free: (888) 760-5696, [email protected]