Craig Dietert of the financial services firm Edward Jones recently earned the firm’s Service Award for ten years of hard work and enthusiasm as an Edward Jones financial advisor.
“I can’t believe it’s been ten years,” Dietert says. “This firm has proved to be everything I expected. It is truly dedicated to individual investors and the understanding of each investor’s unique financial goals. For that reason, I am proud to represent this firm in south Tulsa.”
Edward Jones has experienced rapid growth over the past 30 years, from 304 branch offices in 1980 to more than 12,000 today. For that reason, many new financial advisors have been hired. Edward Jones hires financial advisors from all walks of life.
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 seven 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. 11 on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in 2011, is headquartered in St. Louis. The Edward Jones web site is located at www.edwardjones.com, and its recruiting web site is www.careers.edwardjones.com.