The Flash Blog

Trends for Beacon

Monday, September 9 2019

As vendors who specialize in single product solutions, (such as commissions or supervision) are absorbed into larger organizations that offer a wider array of services and inter-product connectivity, there is a hidden cost: the broker . . . Read More

Tapping Potential

Thursday, August 2 2018

Denver: Possibilities Abound. I am pleased to announce that Timothy Vardaman is the newest member of the Beacon Strategies, LLC team. Timothy brings an abundance of knowledge to Beacon on wealth operations. His experience will . . . Read More


Tuesday, July 31 2018

Denver: Today is a bittersweet day. Bitter because a colleague, and friend, Glen Schreitmueller is moving on from Beacon. Sweet because Glen is moving on to evolve, manage and develop a software product, which is . . . Read More

Ticker Tape Parade & CUSIPs

Tuesday, July 24 2018

Having earned the perk of an office with windows that opened overlooking Broadway’s Canyon of Heroes, I enjoyed several victory parades and marveled at the outpouring of paper and adoration on the streets of Manhattan . . . Read More

The MSSP:  What are Managed Security Services Providers and Why Do I care?

Tuesday, July 24 2018

The MSSP is the type of service company that assists businesses of all sizes, mainly small to medium size ones, to effectively take control of their cybersecurity operations through outsourcing.  This kind of outsourcing can . . . Read More