#ItzOnWealthTech Ep. 44: The Wizard of Social Networks with Jay Palter

“If you’re focused on helping people and in a business networking setting, you get attention back when you give attention. Those are universal truths regardless of what social media platform you’re on. It’s always valuable to pay attention to people.” — Jay Palter, Chief Engagement Officer of Jay Palter Social Advisory Ten years ago, Jay […]

#ItzOnWealthTech Ep. 43: Female Leaders in Technology

“Women are over mentored and under sponsored. Mentors are just a nice relationship. But a sponsor is the one who’s going to move the needle for you. We need more sponsors to ensure women are ready to be promoted to their next position.” — Christina Townsend, Head of Platform Strategy for Advisor Solutions, BNY Mellon […]

#ItzOnWealthTech Ep. 42: Highlight Reel #3 from the T3 Advisor Conference

“I think in year one and year two really what we were trying to do that was different was bring advisors together, not with the salespeople who sell technology, but with the people who actually develop technology. The whole premise of T3 was bring your developers to the booth. Don’t bring your salespeople.” — Joel […]

#ItzOnWealthTech Ep. 41: Highlight Reel #2 from the T3 Advisor Conference

“What we’re trying to do is help firms streamline the development process so they can create unique experiences at scale. Think of it as personalization at scale, not just for large firms, but leveling the playing field for smaller firms like RIAs to be able to create a unicorn experience. Paint the picture, if you […]

#ItzOnWealthTech Ep. 39: WealthTech Platforms of the World with Urs Bolt

“Digital transformation is much more a cultural challenge. And I believe that in the East, and many bigger emerging markets they just have an easier life of new tech. They have it easier just to scale, and also because of the socioeconomic drivers, because of the huge market and because of the high growth rate […]

#ItzOnWealthTech Ep 37: Superior Views of Industry Data with Jean Sullivan

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“We’ve developed methodologies that provide our clients with views on industry data that don’t currently exist.” — Jean Sullivan, Head of Research, Ezra Group Consulting Jean Sullivan has over 15 years of industry experience. She began her career with Cerulli Associates, then went on to launch her own firm, Dover Financial Research.  She patterned with […]