Washington advisor awarded for building relationships

Published 11:34 pm Sunday, June 26, 2016

From Edward Jones

Roy L. Parker, of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Washington, recently won the firm’s Jim Harrod Award for his exceptional achievement in building client relationships.

The award is named after Jim Harrod, whose many contributions during his 28-year career earned him induction into the firm’s Hall of Fame in 2011.
Parker was one of 613 of the firm’s 14,000 financial advisors to receive the Jim Harrod Award.
“It’s truly an honor to receive recognition for building relationships with those clients we serve,” Parker said. “And it’s quite inspirational to receive an award named after a firm legend such as Jim Harrod who was dedicated to individual investors and understood each investor’s unique financial goals.”
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.