Pair attends conference

The president and executive vice president of Paradigm Consulting of Utica attended the sixth annual Women’s Conference hosted in California by Advisor Group, descibed as one of the largest independent broker-dealer networks in the nation.

President Laurie Schoen and Executive Vice President Amy Mielnicki attended.

Maddy Dychtwald, author and co-founder of AgeWave, addressed the rise of female professionals and their growing economic power in the last few centuries and provided insights on how this has changed the world. Advisers attended over 30 educational sessions with topics ranging from Social Security to estate planning to retirement planning to technology demonstrations and more. Lisa Ling, advocate for women and children, highlighted lessons she has learned as a global journalist.

Paradigm provides investment management, retirement planning and employee benefits consulting to hundreds of businesses and individuals.