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Three HighTower Advisors Honored on Working Mother's List of Top Wealth Advisor Moms

by HighTower on October 09, 2018

CHICAGO — Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Working Mother magazine has named 3 HighTower advisors to its list of the Top Wealth Advisor Moms in the United States for the second year in a row.

“Congratulations to Ruth, Michelle, and Lauren for this outstanding achievement. We are extremely proud of the work they do every day—for their clients, their families and their communities,” said Elliot Weissbluth, CEO of HighTower.

The HighTower advisors included on Working Mother’s list are:

  • Ruth Berger, RJ Wealth Management at HighTower in New York, N.Y.
  • Michelle Kuzma Kempf, VWG Wealth Management at HighTower, Vienna, Va.
  • Lauren Pearson, HighTower Twickenham, Birmingham, Ala.

Working Mother’s list of Top Wealth Advisor Moms is a ranking of the top 300 wealth advisor mothers who have at least one child under the age of 18 living at home. The list was compiled by SHOOK Research LLC, which used a ranking algorithm based on a detailed analysis of each advisor’s service model, investing process, client retention, industry experience, compliance records, revenue produced and assets under management.

In 2018 alone, HighTower advisors have been featured on Forbes‘ lists of America’s Top Wealth Advisors, America’s Top Women Advisors, America’s Top Next-Generation Advisors and America’s Top Retirement Advisors; Barron’s list of the Top 1200 Advisors by State and Top 100 Financial Advisors lists; the Financial Times‘ FT 300; and On Wall Street‘s 40 Under 40 list.

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