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Amanda K. Hayes is the president & founder of AKH Financial Corp with offices in Florida and Ohio. She takes a comprehensive approach to incorporating all aspects of personal, retirement, investment, estate, tax, and business planning. She works with individuals, business owners, and high net worth families offering a diverse platform of wealth management, insurance, and consulting services.

With over 15 years in the financial services industry, Amanda's been recognized by her local community as one of the most influential business leaders under 40 in Volusia/Flagler county - receiving the award twice in 2015 and again in 2020. She holds the Series 7 and 66 professional licenses as well as the distinguished ChFC - Chartered Financial Consultant and AAMS - Accredited Asset Management Specialist Designations. She also holds her Life, Health, and Variable Annuity licenses with the state of Florida and is registered in 10 other states collectively. She attributes her success to the high priority she places on being a good steward of the assets entrusted to her care.

Amanda has also appeared as a guest speaker on The Marc Bernier's Money All Stars radio show on several occasions. 

Amanda takes complex financial concepts and presents solutions for her clients with simple, easy to follow advice. She's passionate about  improving the lives of those she works with and committed to listening to her clients, the most important component of her practice.

Her firm AKH Financial Corp was built 100% on that input from clients. It is the best products, back office, technology, research, and support staff she could ask for. Due to her work with small business owners, she launched Industry Salon in 2013 and then rebranded it to Salon 728 West in 2020. Salon 728 West has grown to become one of the largest high-end salons in the Volusia county area earning it the “Best Around” award from the Daytona Beach News Journal for over 5 years in a row. This venture has fostered even greater entrepreneurial skills enabling her to provide tested business consulting services to her clients. She understands business owners' needs in multiple capacities.

She also finds time to give back to her community and has been a trustee on the Ormond Beach Police Officer’s Pension Board since 2009. She's served on the Board of Directors for the Volusia/Flagler Healthy Start Coalition since 2014, an active member of the Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce since 2008, and a member of NAIFA - National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. She is also a member of the *Million Dollar Round Table.


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