DALLAS, July 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Prospera Financial Services, Inc. (Prospera) held its 22nd annual Director's Circle Conference at the Terranea Resort June 23rd – June 25th in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. Prospera, a privately held company, is a Texas based financial firm founded in 1982 as a full-service, boutique broker-dealer and support organization for successful independent Financial Professionals across the country.
To kick off the conference, Prospera held an opening dinner and awards ceremony. Prospera recognized the firm's top producers and celebrated the top 25 for their hard work and achievements. The following advisors received designations in each of the different categories:
2015 Top Producer, Individual Division Scott Pyle, Pyle Financial Services of Myrtle Beach, SC
2015 Top Producer, Team Division Ken Price and Dennis Perkins, Price Perkins LLC of Glen Allen, VA
2015 Top Producer, Branch Division Provident Strategies Group of North Richland Hills, TX
Biggest % Increase in AUM Scott Pyle, Pyle Financial Services of Myrtle Beach, SC
James Dunks Award – recognizes a hand selected advisor for their community, firm and client involvement John Gilbert, Silver Creek Financial of Fort Worth, TX
In addition, Prospera held a general session where advisors had the opportunity to hear Prospera executives discuss the future of the firm, best practices and goals to help the advisors achieve Success Their Way. The session also included a panel on the DOL ruling to discuss how Prospera is adapting to the rule and supporting its advisors through these changes. The conference provided advisors with valuable information that will benefit them in continuing to grow their practices.
About Prospera Financial Services
Founded in 1982, Prospera Financial Services, member FINRA/SIPC and a registered investment advisory, offers the flexibility and resources only found at some of the nation's largest broker-dealers. Headquartered in Dallas, TX, Prospera was named Broker-Dealer of the Year by Investment Advisor Magazine in 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2015. The firm supports Independent Financial Advisors nationwide. For more information about Prospera visit http://www.joinprospera.com/