RED BANK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WBI Investments, Inc., a leading provider of wealth-building strategies targeting an optimal blend of bear market protection and bull market return, today announced it has been nominated by WealthManagement.com for “Social Media Leader of the Year” for its social media campaigns that communicate with financial advisors and investors.
This is the second “Social Media Leader of the Year” award WBI has been a finalist for this year. WBI was previously selected as a Mutual Fund Industry Award finalist within the social media category. Additionally, WBI was a finalist in 2015 for WealthManagement.com’s “Outstanding Contribution for Separately Managed Accounts” category for the WBI Enhanced SMA strategy.
Winners of the “Social Media Leader of the Year” Awards 2018 will be announced at an awards ceremony in New York City on September 13th. For the complete list of finalists, visit https://events.wealthmanagement.com/2018-finalists/.
Over the past year, WBI has continued to expand its social presence through daily postings in order to connect more meaningfully with advisors and investors. Important to note that WBI’s marketing team includes a total of four individuals led by Ann Schreiber, Chief Marketing Officer. “We are incredibly honored to be recognized for our social media efforts. My team is dedicated to making an impact in the marketplace that far outweighs the number on the team,” says Ms. Schreiber.
In September 2017, the firm launched a weekly podcast, Bull | Bear Radio, that provides market commentary and time-tested wealth-building insights. Hosted by firm founder and CEO Don Schreiber, Jr. and WBI President Matt Schreiber, Bull | Bear Radio is produced entirely in-house by the firm’s marketing and media team. The podcast is now in its third season with a five-star rating on iTunes and is also available on Google Play and SoundCloud.
Other social media initiatives spearheaded by WBI’s marketing team include:
- Bull | Bear News, a bi-weekly newsletter sharing WBI’s latest insights with clients and prospects
- Bull | Bear Magazine, a semiannual magazine highlighting broader trends and case studies
- Regular contributed articles on Financial Advisor IQ – where WBI was a top-read firm in 2017 – FoxBusiness.com, WealthManagement.com and other influential media outlets
“We continue to revolutionize how financial firms connect with investors and advisors to share wealth-building insights. Our team works diligently to reach our audience through social media channels by using innovative methods of connecting,” said Matt Schreiber.
“We’re honored to be included as a finalist in this year’s Social Media Leader of the Year Award alongside some of the industry’s largest and most respected firms,” said Don Schreiber, Jr.
For over three decades, WBI’s goal has been to help investors stay comfortably invested by aiming to reduce risk to capital. Our value-driven investment process and risk-managed SMA and ETF strategies can help investors navigate both bull and bear markets.