WATERVILLE, Maine — LPL Financial announced that Brian Bernatchez, CFP® an independent financial adviser at Golden Pond Wealth Management, was recognized as a top financial advisor and named to the LPL Financial Chairman’s Council.
This distinction is based on a ranking of all registered advisers supported by LPL Financial LLC, the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer, and is awarded to less than two percent of the firms approximately 13,100 advisors nationwide.
“We congratulate Brian Bernatchez and his team at Golden Pond for this remarkable achievement, which signifies excellence and a proven ability to deliver innovative financial services and solutions” said Bill Dwyer, president of national sales and marketing for LPL Financial, in a press release. Chairman’s Council advisers are without a doubt among the premier financial advisers in our industry. They serve as trusted resources and counselors for their clients and their communities.
Since 1996, Golden Pond Wealth Management has been a locally-owned firm helping families and institutions work towards their financial independence. Golden Pond’s financial team combines for more than 75 years of experience in the financial service industry. Golden Pond Wealth Management’s goal is to help develop and maintain a well thought out wealth accumulation and preservation plan and is focused on a variety of personalized strategies.
LPL Financial is one of the nation’s leading financial services companies and largest independent broker-dealer (based on total revenues as reported in Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2010). Headquarters in Boston, Charlotte and San Diego, LPL Financial and its affiliates offer industry-leading support to more than 12,000 financial advisors and over 750 financial institutions who in return provide independent financial advice to millions of Americans.