Keon Long, an Edward Jones financial advisor in Oak Park, IL recently received the firm’s exclusive Spirit of Caring Award designed to recognize those financial advisors who exemplify the values, culture and spirit of giving back.
Long has demonstrated unyielding dedication to giving back, which has positively impacted his clients, colleagues and community.
The award is given to only one financial advisor in each of the firm’s 316 regions and is determined by a vote of his peers.
“Edward Jones is a partnership. That structure is not just financial, it’s a philosophy,” Long said. “We work together, help each other and all share in the rewards of working with long-term individual investors. That brings out the best in everyone. I am humbled to be this year’s recipient of the Spirit of Caring Award.”
Long was presented with the award at his Edward Jones regional meeting in Elkhart Lake, WI.
The Edward Jones branch-office business model, with more than 15,000 branches throughout North America, allows the firm’s nearly 19,000 financial advisors to identify what matters most to each individual client and create personalized strategies, with the goal of developing long-lasting relationships to help keep them on track toward their goals.
Keon Long and branch office administrator Christina Cortz can be reached at:
137 N. Oak Park Avenue Suite 111
Oak Park, IL 60302
Edward Jones, a FORTUNE 500 firm, provides financial services in the U.S. and through its affiliate in Canada. The firm’s nearly 19,000 financial advisors serve more than 8 million clients with a total of $1.7 trillion in client assets under care. Edward Jones’ purpose is to partner for a positive impact to improve the lives of its clients and colleagues, and together, better our communities and society. Through the dedication of the firm’s 50,000 associates and our branch presence in 68 percent of U.S. counties, the firm is committed to helping more people achieve financially what is most important to them. The Edward Jones website is edwardjones.com and its recruiting website is careers.edwardjones.com Member SIPC.