Maiwald becomes CFS certified

Date: 9/20/2010

WILBRAHAM Werner Maiwald of The Gaudreau Group, Inc., Boston Road, and Investors Capital Advisory, has recently been awarded with the first nationally recognized mutual fund designation, Certified Fund Specialist (CFS). CFS certi-fication requires mastery of portfolio construction, risk measurement, manager selection, monitoring, income strategies, retirement accounts, titling, taxation and the psychological aspects of finance.

"Werner has shown a great dedication to his clients and his industry by earning the CFS designation," Jules Gaudreau, president of The Gaudreau Group, Inc, said.

Maiwald has been a member of The Gaudreau Group team for the past six years and has a total of 31 years experience in the financial services and insurance industry. He holds numerous securities licenses including Series 6, 63, 65, and 7 and is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Originally from Germany, Maiwald has lived for many years in Western Massachusetts with his family. He is a graduate of Agawam High School and served in the Armed Forces as an air traffic controller for three years.

The Gaudreau Group, Inc, is an insurance and financial services agency specializing in employee benefits, commercial insurance, personal insurance, and financial planning. Located at 1984 Boston Road, Wilbraham, The Gaudreau Group has been a trusted source of insurance and financial services since 1921.