Viking Cove Institute believes in a strong sense of community & best practices, leading to stronger and more empowered advisors. We distribute weekly news and relevant industry information, participate in most industry events including our own national conference, and conduct Study Groups offering an opportunity for principals of our firms to share ideas and look for opportunities to grow their businesses, all with a focus on bringing like-minded experts together.


Authored by our leadership team and some of the best and brightest VCI advisors, our weekly wire provides valuable information and commentary on the latest industry news for retirement advisors. Viking Cove Institute is very active in the industry and The VCI Wire helps you and your team stay apprised of changes and opportunities available from Viking Cove Institute.


There’s no replacement for one-on-one time together with your peers. The best and brightest advisors from across the country come together to share ideas, work to jointly define solutions, and drive the industry forward. Group sessions covering broad, interesting, and relevant topics focused on innovation and change, presented by engaging keynote speakers held at premier, rotating locations each year. The Viking Cove Institute team chooses a location each year that fosters collaboration and showcases an amazing venue for advisors and their families. Learn more about VCI Summits.


Viking Cove Institute works closely with industry peers to maximize your access to the best information and events across the country. Our network of experts are often called upon to speak on panels and present at various conferences, further positioning them as thought leaders with a passion to be the best in the industry and the best for the industry.

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Time is your most valuable resource. These geographically organized study groups facilitate the sharing of best practices, allowing you to unplug from your day-to-day for an hour once every quarter and slow down to the “speed of strategy”. These calls provide a great forum to maximize your business potential.

Glean unmatched insights from targeted focus groups—regularly scheduled, moderated meetings with retirement advisors who share practice management ideas and discuss industry trends.


Viking Cove Institute represents the most elite and innovative advisor base in the nation with a long-standing heritage of collaboration and community. We are proud to host our VCI  MVP Webinar Series, designed to help practices educate their rising stars on rapidly emerging and relevant subject matters. Content will be delivered monthly by VCI home office experts, leading VCI advisors and other strategic partners. Together we can help train and inspire the next generation of leadership by equipping them with the necessary expertise and practical application to be successful in today’s environment.


VCI has always been recognized for having the highest number of top women advisors in the industry. In 2015, VCI formalized its Women's Leadership Group and the Annual Women's Leadership Summit. We have had events in Alaska, others in San Diego, Arizona and soon Cape Cod where members create meaningful and lasting relationships. We are proud supporters of WIPN (Women in Pensions Network), NAPA’s WiRC (Women in Retirement Conference), WOB 5050, and other non-for-profits. The VCI Women's Leadership Group climbs glaciers together and proactively pushes each and the industry to new possibilities. Many events are co-ed. Amy Glynn, VCI, Managing Partner, and WIPN Past President will happily help any VCI members interested in learning more.

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