Alexandria, LA — August, 2018 —Michael Upton, Jeff Draughon, Sam Marino, Lori Decker, Brian Flynn, & Brad Secrest from UDB Financial recently attended LPL Financial’s Focus 2018 conference, one of the financial advice industry’s premier events and the largest annual conference hosted by LPL.
Held in Boston, more than 3,000 independent financial advisors attended Focus to learn new strategies and skills, hear from industry leaders on a variety of topics, network with peers and discuss trends in the financial advice space.
“As an advisor, I am interested in best practices and insights on new developments to be able to better serve clients,” said Upton “Attending LPL’s Focus conference allowed me to network and hear from some of the brightest advisors and experts in the industry on relevant challenges and opportunities facing financial services today. I am looking forward to taking this experience back to my practice to provide further value to my clients.”
Upton is an LPL Financial advisor. LPL is the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer* and a leader in the retail financial advice market, providing resources, tools and technology that support advisors in their work to serve their clients’ financial lives.
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*Based on total revenues, Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2018
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