The Kearney Chamber of Commerce was very happy to select Jason J. Pierret, Financial Advisor for Edward D. Jones, as the Business of the Month for August 2016. Here’s our interview with Jason:
Q). Your Edward Jones office is pretty new in town, so please remind us where you are located.
I am located in the Shoppes of Kearney near Papa Murphy’s and Jimmy Johns.
Q). What led you to choose a career with Edward Jones?
While earning my MBA, I discovered I love finance and investing. I began teaching others in my free time and felt led to do this as my full-time career.
Q). You’re very involved in the community – please share with us some of the organizations that you belong to.
I am the President of the Kearney Rotary Club, a Kearney Chamber Member, and help Hillcrest Ministries in their transitional housing division.
Q). Please tell us a bit about yourself
I’m married to an elementary school teacher, Aleesa, and have two young daughters, Jenna, age 1, and Amelia, age 3. I spent 13 years conducting investigations for the federal government before coming to Jones. In my free time I enjoy working on cars, remodeling homes, and playing with my daughters. I am extremely excited about building my business in Kearney!
Q). What is unique about your particular Edward Jones office?
Edward Jones offices are each unique in their approach to tailoring financial solutions to the individual investor. Our office provides highly personalized service. All aspects of our business are aligned to help us better understand and meet our clients’ unique goals and needs.
Q). Anything else you’d like to share?
My Branch Office Administrator is Jennifer Heil.