Vieth and Zients Join RPAG

January 3, 2010 ( - Charlie Vieth and Steve Zients of Act2 Retirement Consulting have affiliated with practice management firm Retirement Plan Advisory Group (RPAG).

Act2 also moved to Financial Telesis, Inc. for broker/dealer support.

The firm, which provides full-service retirement plan consulting to mid- to large-sized plans, with an emphasis on optimizing plan design and administrative procedures, was briefly affiliated with National Retirement Partners before moving to RPAG and Financial Telesis last month.

Vieth and Zients both held senior positions with T. Rowe Price for a number of years before co-founding Act2 Retirement Consulting in late 2009. Vieth, served as President of T. Rowe Price Retirement Plan Services for 15 years, and Zients served 23 years as Senior Vice President of T. Rowe Price Retirement Plan Services, managing the Client Services department (see T. Rowe’s Vieth Announces Retirement).