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Coastal Bridge Advisors Named Gold Winner of NYX Award

WESTPORT, CT – April 26, 2021 – Coastal Bridge Advisors, LLC, an independent wealth management firm, today announced it was named as a gold winner of the Website category in the 2020 NYX Awards.

The NYX Awards aims to recognize and celebrate innovative and distinctive marketing communications concepts. Centered around Coastal Bridge Advisors’ commitment to “Uncomplicate It” for its clients, the firm’s 2019 rebrand was designed to serve as a direct embodiment of its central mission.

The NYX Awards, which judged 1,616 entries from 33 countries, is an international awards competition open to all marketing communications and videography professionals whose creative expertise and proficiency are celebrated.

“We aim to address even the most complex or potentially challenging parts of the financial management process and deliver them to our clients in simple, clear terms. Doing this allows our clients to make informed decisions at every step in the process,” Coastal Bridge Advisors President Jeffrey Fuhrman said. “Rethinking the structure of our website was a major part of our efforts to reflect the ease and simplicity of working with us. At every step of the way, we want clients to know whether they visit us virtually or in person, we’re here to help.”

Coastal Bridge Advisors boasts an award-winning brand strategy, which continues to resonate with clients and capture the attention of leading industry stewards of effective marketing and creative work, earning the firm three Muse Creative Awards, four Summit Creative Awards and two Summit Marketing Effectiveness Awards.

The firm collaborated with Dave Wang Design (a visual brand design agency), John Parikhal (formerly a top international marketing expert, now a partner in management consultancy Breakthrough Management LLC) and Bob Gourley (a freelance web designer) on its rebrand.

About Coastal Bridge Advisors:

Coastal Bridge Advisors is an independent registered investment adviser founded in 2008 with the aim to provide better client service, personalized and sophisticated guidance, as well as coordinated advice delivery. Its goal is to “Uncomplicate It” for clients, which means explaining even the most complex concepts in a way that delivers the simple clarity clients deserve. The firm is focused on helping its clients more clearly plan for retirement, more simply transfer wealth to future generations and more effortlessly enjoy the lifestyle they want today.

More information about the firm can be found at

Contact: Jeff Fuhrman at

About the Awards

None of the awards mentioned herein are based on any client experience. Receipt of the awards is not indicative of future performance.

About NYX Awards

The NYX Marcom and NYX Video Awards are international awards competitions open to all marketing communications and videography professionals whose creative expertise and proficiency are both celebrated and recognized.


About MUSE Creative Awards

MUSE Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals whose ability to inspire with a concept, idea or design can help spark their inner muse, lighting the path to success with ingenuity and originality. Website: This year’s competition featured over 4,600 different entrants from 57 countries. The awards are judged by an international panel of professionals. During blind judging, panelists looked at factors such as the quality and effectiveness of concepts utilized, then selected winners from a deep pool of international submissions.

About the Summit Creative Awards

The Summit Awards organization was founded in 1994. Annually it conducts the Summit Creative Award, the Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award and the Summit Emerging Media Award. Additional information about the Summit International Awards organization, its competitions and winning firms can be found on the SIA web site at This year’s competition received more than 4,100 entries from 27 countries. The entrants were evaluated against a stringent set of standards by a Board of Judges comprised of a select group of marketing executives. During its blind judging, these panelists searched for and identified innovative and creative concepts, strong executions and user experience, and the ability to communicate and persuade.

About the Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award

Over the past 26 years, the Summit International Award organization has established itself as one of the premier arbiters of creative and marketing excellence. The Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award recognizes and rewards companies for innovative and leading-edge creative work that uses strategy and results-based effectiveness to create solutions in today’s marketplace. This year more than 1,600 entries from 15 countries were received for the award which is based upon the premise of marketing communications which change, influence or reinforce an audience’s knowledge, attitude or beliefs. Only 7% of submissions to the 2020 Summit Marketing Effectiveness Awards were recognized by a silver, platinum or best of category award.

Important Disclosures

Judges for the NYX Awards are chosen on the basis of their experience in the field of content marketing and their ability to fairly evaluate the entries. Each entry is judged on how well it fulfills its goal or mission and on the quality of the product, including editorial and design. NYX entries are ranked via blind judging in accordance to industry-best standards. Entries are evaluated based on the creative proficiency and the messages behind each visual concept. Winners are selected based on their ability to meet competition criteria. Judges score on a scale of 1-100. Entries with scores from 85-100 will be awarded NYX Grand. Entries with scores from 70-84 will be awarded NYX Gold. Entries with scores from 50-69 will be awarded NYX Silver. The number of awards presented by NYX Awards is determined by the number of submissions in a given category, the scoring range, and the number of ties scores. The awards are not based on any client experience. Receipt of the awards is not indicative of future performance.

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April 2021