Guardian Capital Advisors, LLC Expands Team with Two New Hires

Local Financial Advisory Firm Adds Maddy Carlson as Client Relations and Marketing Coordinator and DeAnn J. Alphin as Office Administrator

Raleigh, NC, October 31, 2013 --( Michael J. Hensley, CFP®, ChFC®, AIFA®, of Guardian Capital Advisors, LLC, a firm specializing in retirement plans as well as financial advice for individuals and businesses, has announced that the firm is expanding with its new hires of Maddy Carlson and DeAnn J. Alphin.

Carlson is joining the firm as client relations and marketing coordinator. In this position, she will be responsible for providing client services and improving client relations through social media as well as coordinating marketing and public relations initiatives. Carlson began her career in Washington, D.C., on the marketing team for 3Pillar Global, a software product development company, and then moved back to Raleigh to work for a startup company, Avelist. Carlson, a Raleigh native, earned a Bachelor of Arts in journalism with a French minor from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Alphin will be serving as client relations and office administrator. In this position, she will assist with community outreach and client service management. Previously, Alphin worked as the office manager and systems engineer coordinator for the software company, Electronic Commerce. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in business and marketing from NC State University. A native of Statesville, N.C., Alphin resides in Raleigh with her husband and three children.

“At Guardian Capital Advisors, we are committed to being a leader in advocating for our clients,” said Hensley. “With the experience both Maddy and DeAnn bring to their respective positions, we are well equipped to satisfy the needs of our clients.”

About Guardian Capital Advisors:
Guardian Capital Advisors, LLC is committed to enhancing the financial wealth of clients by offering superior fiduciary services and a consistent and methodical investing approach for clients in all stages of life. The firm’s financial advisors help clients maintain and enhance the buying power of their assets over time with an investment philosophy focusing on risk management. GCA has three primary areas of concentration: comprehensive planning and advisory services for individual and business investors; consulting and management of retirement plans for businesses; and consulting and fiduciary services for nonprofits. For individuals, GCA offers a number of services covering all stages of life, including family financial planning and estate planning. For businesses, GCA maintains a core competency in profit-sharing 401(k) plans, specializing in consulting, plan management and education. For more information, visit
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