2012 Five Star Award

Bruce W. Edwards and Jonathan A. Owens of Edwards & Owens Wealth Management Earn FIVE STAR Wealth Manager Awards

Ashburn, Virginia (January 1, 2012)—Edwards & Owens Financial Strategies and Wealth Management, a financial services firm in Ashburn, Virginia, today announces that partners Bruce W. Edwards, CFP® AAMS® and Jonathan A. Owens, MBA have been named *2012 FIVE STAR Wealth Managers by DC Magazine for overall client satisfaction. Less than 7% of wealth managers in Virginia were named to the list.

"This recognition is a testament to Bruce Edwards' and Jon Owens' commitment to outstanding customer service and a relentless worth ethic,” said Wayne Bloom, CEO of Commonwealth Financial Network®, Edwards & Owens' independent broker/dealer. “Bruce Edwards and Jon Owens truly understand client needs, and we congratulate them on this outstanding achievement.”

*Based on 10 objective eligibility and evaluation criteria, including a minimum of 5 years as an active credentialed financial professional, favorable regulatory and complaint history, accepts new clients, client retention rates, client assets administered, education, and professional designations. 449 Washington DC wealth managers were considered for the award; 97 (22 percent of candidates) were named 2012 Five Star Wealth Managers.  These awards are not indicative of the wealth managers' future performance. Your experiences may vary. For more information, please visit www.fivestarprofessional.com.