Business briefs: Edward Jones branch team qualifies for premier conference

Edward Jones Financial Advisor Hollis Kelley and his department workforce users, Tami Stroud and Vivian Surin, recently experienced for Edward Jones’ premier recognition convention, the Drucker Council.

The convention celebrates the contributions and achievements of 75 of the most effective branch groups from the firm’s much more than 15,000, in accordance to a information launch. The function requires spot in Phoenix on May 10-11.

During the two-day conference, attendees will have the chance to interact with agency leaders and 1 a further, sharing ideas and opinions on how the agency can carry on to develop its impression for its customers, colleagues and the communities it serves, the launch states.



The convention is named just after small business expert the late Peter Drucker, a longtime advisor to Edward Jones.

“Our Drucker Council attendees exemplify what it means to be reason pushed, placing the normal for excellence and making profitable methods centered on deep own associations. The perform they do is producing a incredible effect for their clients and in their communities,” Chuck Orban, an Edward Jones principal accountable for the firm’s recognition activities, mentioned in the release.



This is the very first time Kelley and his branch team have experienced for the conference, now in its second yr.

“We are very honored that our workforce has experienced for the Drucker Council and can collaborate with our leaders and colleagues,” Kelley said. “But the genuine honor is understanding our purchasers have positioned their belief in us as we associate with them to help them comprehend the lives they imagine for on their own and their family members.”

James joins Kalamaya|Goscha legislation company

Kalamaya | Goscha welcomes new affiliate lawyer Nick James to the law firm’s felony defense and individual injury Glenwood Springs team.

James began his legal job as a community defender in El Paso County (Colorado Springs) in which he handled hundreds of criminal cases as a senior deputy public defender, a information launch states. He took every single level of legal situation to demo as a public defender and relishes the problems that appear when managing sophisticated criminal situations.

Later, James took some time absent from the law and hiked via the Appalachian Trail just before spending the previous winter season chasing powder through the American West and Canada, the release states. He graduated from the College of California, Irvine University of Regulation in 2016, earning awards for his professional bono assistance and winning the school’s demo advocacy competitors.

James will be primarily based out of Kalamaya | Goscha’s business office in Glenwood Springs.