HOUSTON- Independent broker-dealer, NEXT Financial Group Inc., (NEXT) is proud to announce that they won the Service Award in the 2016 WealthManagement.com Industry Awards for best in class.
This year’s award ceremony was held on September 29, 2016 at the Mandarin Hotel in New York City. According to Rep. Magazine, only 122 finalists were chosen to represent 58 award categories out of nearly 400 nomination submissions from 300 firms.
The Service Award recognizes firms that are excelling in initiatives focused on service to their clients and representatives. NEXT took home the Service Award for their growing training program, Essential Lessons for Investment Training Excellence (ELITE).
“Our ELITE Program is an outstanding initiative that has helped dozens of up-and-coming advisors get a jump start into the business,” said Barry Knight, president of NEXT. “It is an honor to have this program that we have worked so hard to cultivate receive this incredible industry recognition.”
The program offers licensing examination study materials and monetary assistance to aid participants as they gain licensure to conduct business. Participants are also provided training support by NEXT and hands-on mentorship from a seasoned NEXT Representative.