Industries Poised
for Age Wave–
Driven Growth

Age Wave Overview


Age Wave is the nation’s foremost thought leader on issues relating to an aging population, with great expertise in the profound business, social, healthcare, financial, workforce and cultural implications.  Under the leadership of Founder/CEO Dr. Ken Dychtwald, Age Wave has a unique understanding of the body, mind, hopes and demands of new generations of maturing consumers and workers and their expectations, attitudes, hopes, and fears regarding retirement.  

The Age Wave Opportunity

Over the next decade, leading industries, companies, governments, and major institutions will be challenged to transform their strategies, marketing, branding, distribution, product development, and workforce management to fully prepare for and capitalize on key trends created by a rapidly aging population.  Since its inception in 1986, the firm has provided the nation’s leading corporations with highly effective, customizable services and products that help them position and prepare for the new mature marketplace, including: 

  • Keynote Presentations that powerfully engage, educate, and motivate audiences around the opportunities and challenges of a maturing marketplace
  • Landmark Research that generates unmatched media coverage and support and promotes the sponsoring company’s brand
  • Publications and Media, including best-selling books, world-class documentaries, award-winning articles, special reports, and specialized editorial projects exploring the age wave and its critical business and social implications
  • Tools for Financial Professionals that empower them to meet the needs of mature adults, including turnkey seminar systems and comprehensive training programs

Our client list has included over half the Fortune 500 companies and government global leadership, including:  Allianz, American Bankers Association, American Express, American Hospital Association, Ameriprise Financial, Astra Zeneca, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Charles Schwab, Democratic Leadership Committee, Fidelity Investments, Ford Motor Co., General Electric, General Motors, Genworth Financial, GlaxoSmithKline, HSBC, Johnson & Johnson, LPL Financial, MasterCard, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, Nabisco, News Corporation, Northern Trust, PepsiCo, Pharmacia, Prudential, Sara Lee, SunAmerica Financial Group, Time Warner, Vanguard, Walt Disney, Wells Fargo, the White House Conference on Aging, and the World Economic Forum. 

To learn how Age Wave can work with your company, please contact Elyse Pellman at (510) 899-4006 or .