Wescott Financial Advisory Group Named a Best Places to Work Winner by Philadelphia Business Journal

PHILADELPHIA, PA, October 9, 2014 – Philadelphia Business Journal announced today that Wescott Financial Advisory Group—an SEC-registered wealth management firm serving high-net-worth individuals and institutions—has been honored as a 2014 Best Places to Work award recipient.  “It is an honor to be included among the best places to work in Philadelphia,” said Wescott Founder and CEO, Grant Rawdin.  “This is a testament to Wescott’s culture which fosters an environment that is collegial, team-oriented and embracing of change.  At Wescott, we don’t just support each other, we actively work to make each other better.”

The region’s top companies were recognized at the Philadelphia Business Journals’ annual Best Places to Work Awards event, which was held at The Sonesta Philadelphia Hotel.  The publication’s research partner, Quantum Workplace, tabulated the results of thousands of online surveys completed by employees to establish the recipients of the awards.  Common themes among top companies focused on work-life balance; respect and caring for employees; recognition of accomplishments; feeling empowered; good teamwork; and commitment to community.

Best Places to Work winners will be profiled in a special section of the Philadelphia Business Journal’s October 10th issue.

About Wescott Financial Advisory Group LLC
Founded in 1987, Wescott Financial Advisory Group LLC is an SEC-registered, fee-only investment advisory and wealth management firm. Wescott’s clients are high-net-worth individuals, families, trusts, foundations, pension plans and institutions.  The firm’s investment philosophy is a uniquely disciplined, tax sensitive and opportunistic “open architecture, multi-manager (passive and active management)” approach that has been maintained for over 25 years. This approach allows Wescott to control risk while creating portfolios with a combination of complementary styles, diversifications and enhanced returns.  Wescott is rated one of the top investment management firms in the United States. The firm is ranked third nationally on CNBC’s list of Top 100 Wealth Management Firms, is positioned in the top 25 nationally by Barron’s, and its Investment Research Group was named one of the top five investment research teams in the country by Financial Advisor magazine. Wescott is also proud to be named a Best Place to Work by the Philadelphia Business Journal.  With offices in Philadelphia, Boca Raton, Miami and San Francisco, Wescott’s mission is “Achieving Client Goals.”  For additional information, please visit wescott.com.

MEDIA CONTACT:  For further information, please contact Tracy Abriola, Manager of Marketing and Communications, at tabriola@wescott.com or 215.979.1668.