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SGI Conferences & Events

The 18th Annual STAR Awards
SGI has a busy summer a head with the 18th annual STAR Awards program underway. The STAR Awards program is designed to honor the fund industry for its extraordinary efforts to communicate with, and market to, investors in ways that support shareholders and their investment goals. Winners will be announced October 21 in Chicago.
New for 2014 – STAR Retirement Awards
This year, there’s even more excitement brewing for STAR Awards, with the creation of the STAR Retirement Awards – a complete awards program dedicated to the multi-faceted, highly-competitive retirement marketplace.
Marketing Council
The Marketing Summit brings together senior executives responsible for the development and execution of initiatives and strategies in the areas of marketing, digital, shareholder and advisor communications, corporate image and branding. The event will be held on October 21 in Chicago.
Advisor Summit Completes First Year’s Schedule
SGI has completed the first year schedule of CEFA Advisor Summits—designed to educate advisors about the benefits of CEFs. These continuing education courses will be begin year two with an event in Morristown, New Jersey.
Industry Executive Joins SGI Team
A respected leader in mutual fund marketing, digital and distribution services has joined SGI. Michael Hedstrom, former SVP of Marketing for Scout Investments. He adds depth to SGI’s bench and over 20 years of industry experience.
Jan 1 CEF Outlook- Launch
Feb 26-27 DISTRIBUTION Technology Denver
March 6 ADVISOR Summit Beverly Hills
May 7 PRODUCT Council New York
May 8 DISTRIBUTION Council New York
June 9 ADVISOR Summit Boston
June 25-26 DIGITAL Council Kansas City
Sept 24 ADVISOR Summit Morristown
Oct 21 MARKETING Council Chicago
Oct 21 STAR Awards - Retail/Advisor Chicago
Oct 21 STAR Awards - Retirement Virtual
Nov TBD ADVISOR Summit Miami
Nov 18 DISTRIBUTION Council Baltimore
Nov 19 PRODUCT Council Baltimore