BAKER CITY – (Release provided by Edward Jones) Katherine Bailey of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Baker County recently earned the firm’s Jim McKenzie Award for her exceptional achievement in building client relationships.
Bailey was one of only 1,403 Edward Jones financial advisors to receive the Jim McKenzie award.
The award is named after Jim McKenzie who, following in his father’s footsteps, joined Edward Jones in 1962 and opened a branch in Kearney, Neb.
“It’s truly an honor to receive recognition for building relationships with those clients we serve,” said Bailey. “And it’s quite inspirational to receive an award named after a firm legend such as Jim McKenzie who was dedicated to individual investors and understood each investor’s unique financial goals.”
The Edward Jones branch-office business model, with more than 15,000 branches throughout North America, allows the firm’s 19,000-plus financial advisors to discuss personalized strategies with each individual client, with the goal of developing long-lasting relationships to help keep them on track toward their goals.
Bailey’s office is located at 2017 1st Street in Baker City, OR.
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