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JULY 2, 2014 Don Christensen is Promoted to Lead Newly Formed Professional Athletes Division.Ronald Blue & Co., LLC is pleased to announce that Don Christensen, CPA has been promoted to Executive Vice President to lead its newly formed Professional Athletes division.

JUNE 29, 2014 Ronald Blue & Co. Releases Report Based on a Study of What Widows Need More than one million women each year become widows in the U.S., and they have financial planning needs that are distinct from any other demographic group, according to a study sponsored by Ronald Blue & Co. and facilitated by Women Doing Well™.

JANUARY 20, 2014 Ronald Blue & Co. Has Hired Two New Senior Family Office Advisors Ronald Blue & Co., LLC is pleased to announce that Scott Calhoun and Skip Perkins have been hired as Senior Family Office Advisors for its Family Office division. In their roles, Scott and Skip specialize in helping families manage the complex financial and family dynamics associated with preserving, growing, and transferring wealth to the next generation.

JANUARY 20, 2014 Deborah Kimery Named Executive Vice President, Operations Deborah Kimery has been promoted to the position of Executive Vice President of Operations. Deborah joined the firm in 1996 and is part of the Senior Leadership Team and also serves on the Management Committee.

JANUARY 6, 2014 Ronald Blue & Co. Consolidates Tax and Business Services Into a New CPA Firm Due to continued growth and expansion of its Tax and Business Services division, Ronald Blue & Co. has consolidated the division into a full service CPA firm, newly named: Ronald Blue & Co. CPAs and Consultants, LLP.

JULY 29, 2013 Ronald Blue & Co. was Recently Listed as #1 Ronald Blue & Co. was recently listed by Investment News as the largest RIA firm in its 2013 survey: “Top Fee-Only Registered Investment Advisors in Financial Planning.”

JANUARY 1, 2013 Aaron Klopfenstein Named Managing Director Aaron Klopfenstein has been promoted to the position of Managing Director of Ronald Blue & Co.'s Indianapolis branch office. Aaron has served with the firm for 14 years, most recently as a Principal and Senior Financial Advisor.

NOVEMBER 28, 2012 Ronald Blue & Co. has hired a new Director of Communications and Branding Ronald Blue & Co., LLC is pleased to announce that Sandy Morgan has joined the firm as the Director of Communications and Branding. Sandy joins Atlanta-based Ronald Blue & Co. with more than 20 years of experience in financial services communications, branding, and marketing.

SEPTEMBER 21, 2012 The Atlanta Business Chronicle featured Ronald Blue & Co. In the September 21, 2012 edition of the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Ronald Blue & Co. is featured in the Financial Quarterly: Top Wealth Management Firms section.

AUGUST 17, 2012 Ronald Blue & Co. breaks ground on a new building in Holland, Michigan Ronald Blue & Co., LLC has 15 branches across the country. The Holland, Michigan branch recently broke ground on a new two-story, 5,660-square-foot office building in the downtown area.

JUNE 4, 2012 Vince Birley Featured in Financial Advisor Magazine Article Ronald Blue & Co.'s Chief Strategy Office and Executive Vice President, Vince Birley, was featured in "Planning By the (Good) Book" in the June 2012 issue of Financial Advisor Magazine. In this article Vince shares how RB&Co. advisors offer something unique.

MAY 10, 2012 Ronald Blue & Co. has hired a new Business Consulting Services Specialist Ronald Blue & Co., LLC is pleased to announce that Jeff Wernick has joined the firm as a Business Consulting Services Specialist. Jeff is an important addition to RB&Co. as it continues to enhance its services to business owners, which include strategic planning, succession planning and mergers and acquisitions advisory services.

MARCH 28, 2012 Ronald Blue & Co. CFO and Executive Vice President, Brian Shepler, to speak at the Hope International Entrepreneur Conference On Thursday, March 29 and Friday, March 30, Ronald Blue & Co. CFO and Executive Vice President will speak at the Hope International Entrepreneur Conference in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

January 2012
Ronald Blue & Co. in Financial Planning Magazine.
Financial Planning Magazine ranked Ronald Blue & Co. sixth (6th) on their list of Top 50 RIAs. Financial Planning Magazine ranked the nation's largest independent registered investment advisors by total assets under management.

  • I enjoy being on the journey with our clients and enjoy seeing them accomplish big things in their lives.

    Melanie Fitzgerald

    Personal Financial Advisor

    Atlanta, GA

  • Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has, the more he wants. Instead of filling a vacuum, it makes one. - Benjamin Franklin

    Charles Terry

    Financial Advisor

    Charlotte, NC

  • We live in a complex world and a major part of our role is to help simplify the world for our clients.

    Erik Daniels

    Executive Vice President

    Atlanta, GA

  • If we free up our clients to focus on what is most important in their lives, then we have done our job.

    Jeff Chinery

    Managing Director

    Atlanta, GA

  • The principal focus of a great financial planning and investment management strategy is to buy time: time to make lasting investments in family and friends, and time to pursue your life`s passions.

    Roby Kotcamp

    Sr. Financial Advisor

    Phoenix, AZ

  • My first meeting with a client is sitting down and asking the question, 'What's most important to you?' because it's about legacy not numbers.

    Sherry Teat

    Financial Advisor

    Charlotte, NC

  • We tie everything back to our clients’ goals, quantify their financial goals, and then help to make sure they are doing the right things with their money to help them achieve those goals.

    Jim Wise

    Managing Director

    Orlando, FL

  • The joy I get from my career comes from working with clients and helping them make informed, sound financial decisions so that they can spend time on things that matter most to them.

    Scott Kiesel

    Sr. Financial Advisor

    Indianapolis, IN

  • I firmly believe in what we do and I love serving clients. I love when those two things can come together.

    Janine Zeltwanger

    Sr. Financial Advisor

    Indianapolis, IN

  • My desire for myself and my clients is to hear God say “Well done good and faithful servant”, and experience these true riches. In our fallen world, it is so easy to get distracted but our time on earth is preparing us for eternity.

    John Yukawa

    Sr. Financial Advisor

    Chicago, IL