Our Firm

Mark L. Betlow | Principal

Mark has been in the financial services business for over twenty years. Prior to starting The Aigis Group, Mark was the CEO for Beacon Advisory Services, which provided insurance and financial planning solutions to high net worth individuals and corporations. He also spent 15 years at The Betlow Company as a Principal delivering financial strategies and estate planning solutions to his clients. Prior to that, he was an Associate at Heritage Financial group and began his career as an Associate at Summit Financial Resources.

Throughout his career, he has received numerous industry awards and has been recognized as a leading agent for several of the companies that he represents. Specifically, Mark has been retained by some of the top executives and CEOs in corporate America, leading law firms, private equity firms, family-owned businesses, and publicly traded companies to consult with their executives and employees in structuring a sound corporate benefits program, while simultaneously integrating those benefits with personal planning items.

Mark is a Registered Representative of Hornor, Townsend, & Kent, LLC (HTK) and a graduate of Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. He is an active panelist and speaker for McKinsey & Company.  Mark is a participant in various charitable organizations including the Hopes & Heroes Children's Cancer Fund and the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.

Cathy Czyz | Executive Director

Cathy joined The Aigis Group in March 2017 in the role of Executive Assistant to Mark Betlow, Principal of The Aigis Group.  Cathy’s role includes overseeing operations and providing gold-standard support to their clients in all aspects of their interaction with the firm. 

Cathy has over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry, which includes working for some of the top producers in the field.  Her vast experience provides the foundation for the standard set by The Aigis Group.

In Cathy’s spare time, she enjoys volunteering at Tabby’s Place a Cat Sanctuary, photography, travelling, and spending time with friends.