By Marie Browning
Wells Fargo Advisors in Columbus announced the promotion of Ken Couture to Senior Vice President, Investment Officer. He has 14 years of experience in the financial services industry, all with Wells Fargo.
For two consecutive years, Mr. Couture was awarded the Premier Advisor – 2012 Executive Council. The Premier Advisors designation is held by a select group of Financial Advisors within the company and reflects a high level of professional achievement based on many factors including production. The new SVP is an expert in investments, portfolio management, wealth management, and strategic planning.
Prior to joining Wells Fargo, Mr. Couture served the Marine Corps for twenty years as Data Communications Maintenance. Mr. Couture is also active in the local community. Presently, he is a member of the Muscogee Rotary Club Semper Fidelis Society; and in 2004, he received the Centennial President award from the rotary club.
He obtained his Master of Business Administration from National University, and his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Maryland.
About Wells Fargo Advisors
Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, Wells Fargo Advisors has approximately 35,000 team members, including 15,000-plus Financial Advisors, who serve their clients in all 50 states. It is one of the nation’s premier financial services firms, serving and advising clients nationwide. Wells Fargo provides a full range of investing services and financial solutions including estate planning, solutions for businesses, credit and lending, and retirement. Through the years, the company has retained a strong and abiding commitment to exceptional service based on trust and knowledge and a determination to put client needs above all else. To learn more about Wells Fargo, go to its website at www.wellsfargoadvisors.com.