Founded in 2011, Safe Money Broadcasting has helped hundreds of advisors nationwide build their businesses. With over a half-century of industry experience, we have helped financial professionals build trust with prospects, establish brand credibility, and close more sales. Learn more about our team below.
ERICA BEDDINGFIELD — Director of Operations & Business Relationships
As Director of Operations & Business Relationships, Erica engages in relationship-building with retirement investors and advisors. Her role consists of helping consumers, connecting them with independent advisors who offer expert retirement guidance and income strategies. On the advisor side, Erica helps financial professionals utilizing Safe Money Broadcasting’s programs to make the most of their marketing dollars and to drive meaningful results in their practices.
Erica has 10+ years of experience in financial services and marketing. Her background makes her extremely relatable to small business owners. Her experience includes collaborating with financial advisors nationwide to optimize their marketing and to streamline their business efficiency.
Prior to her work in the financial industry, she had award-winning achievements with district and nationwide regional business development roles. Her career includes top-level sales development, vendor negotiations, startup business development, and personnel & operations management. As the chief point-of-contact for business, Erica plays a vital role in ensuring SMB’s operations are running on point and with efficiency. She is passionate about helping advisors grow their practices and seeing how SMB’s strategic programs can help them overcome business gaps.
IAN MYERS — Communications Manager
Ian serves as Communications Manager. He is a resident plate-spinner, working with strategic teams at Safe Money for firm communications, digital marketing, and content marketing for SMB’s valued SafeMoney.com advisor community.
Ian draws upon 10+ years of experience in public affairs, business development, and nearly a decade in marketing-communications work. One starting point for his career in the financial industry was as a staff writer for an investor relations firm representing small-cap publicly traded companies. From there, he has worked with numerous financial firms in a marketing advisory capacity.
For consumer and business marketing insights, Ian draws upon a wide-varying background. This includes marketing strategy for small-to-medium enterprises; operations & consulting for political campaigns at all levels of government; and sales & marketing roles with startup to established companies. He looks forward to helping you achieve your business and branding goals.
BRENT MEYER — Chief Marketing Officer
Brent is the CMO and Owner of Safe Money Broadcasting. He oversees operations and charts new paths of innovation forward for today’s financial professional. He has been in the financial services industry for almost 20 years. Throughout his career, Brent has been an outspoken advocate for consumers and for independent advisors alike.
His background includes being a market director for a business unit of a well-capitalized global insurance carrier, a senior executive of an insurance marketing company, and a publisher on safe financial strategies. Brent’s current involvement in the industry includes being a wealth brokerage owner and the owner of SafeMoney.com, a national financial education website. His passion includes helping people understand their retirement money and see the roles of lifetime income, protection, and safe growth strategies in achieving their goals.