October 25, 2012
--- Asset International Inc. agreed to acquire
Savingforcollege.com’s 529 Conference and Boot Camp from JFH Innovative LLC. ---
The annual 529
Conference and Boot Camp, a 529 college savings industry event, is designed for
professionals involved in the space, including state agencies, 529 program
managers, industry regulators, investment advisers and asset managers.
Conference and Boot Camp will become a part of Financial Research Corporation
(FRC), AI’s Boston-based provider of research in the asset management space
with a particular focus on 529 industry research. The 2012 event will be
co-located with AI’s PLANADVISER National Conference in order to expand the 529
plan discussion in the adviser space.
founder of Savingforcollege.com and CEO of JFH Innovative, will continue to
play an active role in the conference.
Conference and Bootcamp allows us to expand our services in the 529 space
beyond the research we currently provide through FRC,” said Jim Casella, CEO at
Asset International. “Additionally, the markets we serve through our
PLANADVISER and PLANSPONSOR brands will help introduce the conference to new
audiences critical to the college savings marketplace.”
International is planning for the 2013 529 Conference and Boot Camp, and it
will be held September 9 to September 11, 2013, at the J.W. Marriott Orlando
Grande Lakes, co-located with AI’s PLANADVISER National Conference. Details of
the event can be found at www.529conference2013.com.