Paul Curran a financial advisor for Edward Jones in Salem, VA was recently honored by the firm for his job performance.
Curran was one of only 330 financial advisors out of more than 12,000 Edward Jones brokers to attend the conference.
This recognition earned Curran an invitation to Edward Jones’ annual Managing Partner’s Conference in April at the firm’s Headquarters in St. Louis. The three-day meeting pools Edward Jones’ most successful representatives for a discussion with James D. Weddle, Edward Jones’ managing partner, on issues facing the firm and the financial services industry as a whole.
Edward Jones provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and, through its affiliate, in Canada. Every aspect of the firm’s business, from the types of investment options offered to the location of branch offices, is designed to cater to individual investors in the communities in which they live and work. The firm’s 12,000-plus financial advisors work directly with nearly 7 million clients to understand their personal goals — from college savings to retirement — and create long-term investment solutions that emphasize a well-balanced portfolio and a buy-and-hold strategy. Edward Jones embraces the importance of building long-term, face-to-face relationships with clients, helping them to understand and make sense of the investment options available today.
Edward Jones, which ranked No. 2 on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in 2010, is headquartered in St. Louis. The Edward Jones website is located at www.edwardjones.com, and its recruiting Web site is www.careers.edwardjones.com. Member SIPC.