|Bob Coston of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Clearwater recently won the firm's exclusive Spirit of Partnership Award for outstanding performance during 2014. |
Jim Weddle, the firm's managing partner, calls Coston a leader in the firm and an example of what a dedicated Edward Jones financial advisor can achieve.
"Bob has demonstrated unyielding dedication and enthusiasm for his business of serving individual investors," Weddle said. "Bob has reached a benchmark in his career that deserves recognition, and the Spirit of Partnership Award provides that recognition. I am proud to call him an Edward Jones financial advisor."
Coston said he is honored to receive the award.
"Edward Jones is a partnership. That structure is not just financial, it's a philosophy," Coston 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."
Coston was one of only 2,036 financial advisors out of the firm's more than 14,000 to receive the award.
|Edward Jones, a Fortune 500 company, 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 14,000-plus financial advisors work directly with nearly 7 million clients. Edward Jones, which ranked No. 6 on FORTUNE magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2015, is headquartered in St. Louis. FORTUNE and Time Inc. are not affiliated with and do not endorse products or services of Edward Jones. The Edward Jones website is located at www.edwardjones.com, and its recruiting website is www.careers.edwardjones.com. Member SIPC.|