Edward Jones Ranks No. 8 on FORTUNE Magazine’s ‘Best Companies to Work For’ list
Diane Huckabee, an Edward Jones financial advisor in San Diego, recently announced that the financial-services firm ranked No. 8 on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For 2013” list in its 14th appearance on the prestigious list. Edward Jones ranked No. 3 in the large-company category and was the highest ranking financial-services firm.
Edward Jones’s FORTUNE rankings also include top 10 finishes for 10 years and consecutive No. 1 rankings in 2002 and 2003 and consecutive No. 2 rankings in 2009 and 2010. Last year, the firm ranked No. 5 overall.
“Each of the 30,000 financial advisors, branch office administrators and associates in our home offices is highly motivated by our work helping
individual investors,” said Huckabee. “We are proud of the high level of
personal service we offer.”
In its description of Edward Jones, FORTUNE magazine says that the full-service financial firm “maintains a close-knit culture with regular regional gatherings for ice-skating, fishing tournaments, ice cream socials, and other fun.” The full list and related stories appear in the Feb. 4 issue of FORTUNE and now at www.fortune.com.
“As a partnership,” said Edward Jones Managing Partner Jim Weddle, “we are not accountable to stockholders. We are accountable only to our clients and responsible to ourselves. We focus exclusively on meeting the needs of serious, long-term individual investors. Helping our friends and neighbors reach their long-term financial goals is satisfying work. In this survey, 94 percent of those who responded say they are proud to work at Edward Jones.”
For more information, contact Diane Huckabee, Edward Jones in San Diego, located at 12760 High Bluff Dr Suite 320, at (858) 794-7399 or visit