Member, Global Board Of Directors
Chair, High-Net Worth (HNW)
Member, PAM Advisory Board
Chair, Editorial Board
Chair of Editorial
Advisory Board of NexChange
April J. Rudin, Founder and President of The Rudin Group, is widely acknowledged as a top marketing strategist for the financial-services and wealth-management sectors. Distinguished by her ability to forecast and leverage critical trends, and her expertise in digital and traditional media, she leads a firm that designs bespoke marketing campaigns for some of the world's leading wealth-management and family-office firms; campaigns that strengthen brand value and professional visibility. Firm's strengths include:
• Developing and executing digital marketing strategies for multi-generational outreach.
• Creating distinctive collateral materials for enhancing brand visibility and differentiation.
• Crafting editorial and content strategy, and producing blogs, white papers, infographics, and other thought-leadership offerings.
• Executing earned-media campaigns through channels both digital and traditional, including top-tier business and trade publications.
April, who founded her firm in 2008 and is recognized by IBM as an "Influencer" in wealth management and fintech, is a regularly-featured source of expert commentary to international news and business outlets, trade publications, and broadcast media. She was a featured speaker at CES 2016 - Digital Money Forum on the topics of millennials/financial services, and digital currency/payments. Other speaking engagements include: IMCA's Annual Conference and IAA's Annual Leadership Conference.
April has also created and maintains an extensive thought-leadership domain that includes wealth management/fintech/financial services blogs featured on Huffington Post, American Banker, CFA Enterprising Investor, Family Wealth Report, Fundfire, Investment News, Wealthmanagement.Com, and many other outlets. She is a judge for Family Wealth Report’s Annual Wealth Management Industry awards, a member of the PAM (Private Asset Management) Advisory board, serves on the Global Board of Directors for the Hedge Fund Association (HFA), and chairs the High Net Worth Advisory Board. She also heads the editorial board for NexChange, a global financial services’ networking start-up.