Amanda Arends joined the firm in 2012 and serves as the Director of Marketing, overseeing the development and delivery of the marketing strategy for intellicents. She is responsible for building a creative, integrated, multi-channel marketing department that builds brand awareness and reputation for intellicents. Amanda works closely with each intellicents office location and Consulting team; enabling them to meet their commercial objectives by providing them with appropriate tools, materials and campaigns. Prior to being appointed as Director of Marketing, Amanda served as a Relationship Manager for the Retirement Plan Consulting division of intellicents for six years. She served an important role in providing assistance with employee education, participant phone calls, preparing/presenting Investment Committee materials and any other 401(k) related issues.
education & certifications
Amanda graduated from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities with a B.S. in Business, Marketing, and Finance and has previously passed securities exams:
Series 6: Investment Company and Variable Contracts Representative
Series 63: Uniform Securities Agent
Series 65: Uniform Investment Adviser
Life and Accident/Health Insurance
my idea of
living the dream
Working hard so when I'm off-duty I have more than enough wiggle room to play.
this is my
Being a right-brained gal in a left-brained industry, I push creativeness into services every person NEEDS but they’re rarely excited about. It’s my goal to envision and execute a brand image that is different from any financial services firm out there that draws in both the typical American worker and like-minded advisors looking to go above and beyond industry standards. Let’s make financial services cool for the first time.
this is how i
make it real
I like to chase new and euphoric experiences whenever possible and make the best out of every moment, big or small. Whether that’s as simple as enjoying happy hour at a new local restaurant, or as big as traveling outside the country to get culturized. Out of the office, you can usually spot me in a hat boating, skateboarding or camping in my girlfriend’s VW van.