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Edward Jones Financial—
SEYMOUR—Jared Bodkin of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Seymour recently received the firm’s Edward Jones Sr. Founders Award for his exceptional achievement in building client relationships.
Bodkin was one of 2,169 financial advisors to receive the Edward Jones Sr. Founders Achievement Award.
The award is named after Edward Jones Sr., who founded the firm in 1922 under the principle that financial advisors should be treated as business partners rather than employees. His insistence on always treating others with respect is one of his enduring contributions to the Edward Jones culture.
Edward Jones, a Fortune 500 company headquartered in St. Louis, provides financial services in the U.S. and, through its affiliate, in Canada. Every aspect of the firm’s business, from the investments offered to the location of branch offices, caters to individual investors. The firm’s 19,000-plus financial advisors serve more than 7 million clients with a total of $1.2 trillion in client assets under care.