— Spectrum Investment Advisors in Mequon recently announced that
Cheryl Besaw, vice president and partner for the firm, and Suzanne
Weeden, Spectrum’s relationship manager, have been named to The
National Association of Plan Advisors 2018 list of Top Women
The list recognizes the growing number of women who are making
significant contributions to the retirement industry. For more
information about Cheryl and Sue, visit
“We are pleased and proud to be able to once again acknowledge the
fine and important work that these individuals have done to help
provide a better retirement for their clients, employers and
individual retirement savers alike,” said Nevin E. Adams, chief
communications officer of the America Retirement Association and
editor-in-chief of NAPA-Net.
Of the 500 nominations and roughly 15,000 votes, 115 advisors were
selected in three categories: Captains, All-Stars and Rising Stars.
Besaw was one of 50 selected in the Captains category, for those who
are partners of a firm, and Weeden was one of 50 in the All Stars
Nominees were asked to respond to a series of questions, both
quantitative and qualitative, about their experience and practice.
Those anonymized questionnaires were then reviewed by a blue-ribbon
panel of judges who, over the course of several weeks, selected the
women honored in their categories, according to a news release.
“Both Cheryl and Sue are longtime associates at Spectrum, who share
our passion for this company and our customers. They love what they
do,” said Jim Marshall, president of Spectrum Investment Advisors.
Spectrum Investment Advisors was incorporated in 1995. Spectrum is a
Registered Investment Adviser built on the premise that achieving
one’s financial goals depends on independent financial advice,
timely research and easy access to the investments and services that
best fit an investor’s specific needs, according to the news
Spectrum Investment Advisors, located at 6329 W. Mequon Road in
Mequon, is online at