In the spirit of the holiday season, every year Sellwood Consulting donates to a local charity on behalf of our clients. This year, we elected to support Habitat for Humanity. Every day, families of all sizes struggle to find affordable places to live. Rapidly rising rents force people to live in unsafe, unhealthy, and crowded … Continue reading Happy Holidays From Sellwood Consulting
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Sellwood is pleased to announce the newest member of our team, Taylor Cuzzort.
Taylor joins us from the University of Oregon, where she recently earned a Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance, from the Lundquist College of Business at the University of Oregon. She also earned a minor in Spanish.
We are pleased to announce that Nick Woodward, CFA, has joined Sellwood Consulting, as a Consultant. Mr. Woodward had previously worked with Sellwood’s founders for more than five years at R.V. Kuhns & Associates (RVK)
Every year, in the spirit of the Holiday Season, Sellwood Consulting invites its employees to research, nominate, and vote on one local charity to receive an annual donation on behalf of each of our clients. This year our employees elected to support Outside In‘s mission “to help homeless youth and other marginalized people become healthy and self-sufficient.”
Congratulations Ryan Fitzgerald, Associate, who was recently awarded the CFA charter.
The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam program is among our industry’s most rigorous and demanding. Additionally, according to the CFA Institute:
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This holiday season, we gave back to our community in two ways. First, our staff spent half of a day volunteering at MacDonald Center, a Portland nonprofit organization whose mission is to “nurture the body, mind and spirit of the forgotten poor in Old Town-Downtown Portland by building connections and community.”
Our firm and families spent the morning of this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday planting trees. The event, organized by local charity Friends of Trees, saw volunteers plant 500 native trees and shrubs in a local community park.
How we stayed merry in 2014:
We welcomed 6 new clients: A non-profit organization. A corporate retirement plan