Brandan Eckhardt Promoted to Marketing Manager at Petersen Hastings

Brandan Eckhardt headshot graphic promoting him as Marketing Manager

January 5, 2022 – Petersen Hastings is pleased to announce the promotion of Brandan Eckhardt to Marketing Manager. In this position, Eckhardt will oversee and lead the firm’s marketing and branding strategy, including oversight and planning of advertising, events, marketing communications, design, insights, web development, and social media. He will continue to work closely with the Chief Executive Officer, Scott Sarber and Director of Advisor Services, Matthew Neff.

“Brandan has played an instrumental role in Petersen Hastings’ growth in his three-year tenure with us,” said Matthew Neff, Director of Advisor Services. “His tireless efforts to drive innovation and collaboration across departments have improved our overall marketing efficiency and performance.”

Eckhardt joined Petersen Hastings in 2018 as Marketing Coordinator, where he was responsible for implementing the firm’s marketing strategy to achieve top-of-mind brand awareness and client acquisition goals. He was also a key player in the recent brand development of GrowWealth Digital Strategies, a new digital investing service line offered by the firm.

Eckhardt’s early career began at the Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce and Gesa Credit Union – holding a marketing role at both organizations. He graduated in 2014 from the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University, with a Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communication.

About Petersen Hastings

Based in Kennewick, Washington, Petersen Hastings is an independent, fee-only, Registered Investment Advisory (RIA) firm managing over $1B in assets. As a primary fiduciary, Petersen Hastings serves committed investors with complex financial needs by utilizing a comprehensive wealth management process that involves investment consulting, advanced estate, tax, trust and retirement planning. Our multigenerational team of experienced and credentialed professionals delivers innovative solutions through the Trusted Financial PathTM  to enhance and preserve wealth.

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