Janney is proud to announce it has named John Yount as its 2020 Branch Office Manager of the Year.

PHILADELPHIA – Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, a leading full-service wealth management, capital markets, and asset management firm, has named John Yount as its 2020 Branch Office Manager of the Year. The annual award is presented to a manager who exhibits unsurpassed dedication to superior client service, outstanding leadership, and resourceful integration of resources, both in the office and community.

Since 2000, John has been the Branch Manager of the firm’s Dubois, Pennsylvania location, where he has built and developed a diverse, tight knit team with a client-first culture. As a result of his leadership, management, and vision, the branch has grown by more than 70% since 2017.

“Congratulations to John for this well-deserved recognition. His positive, team-first attitude has fostered a collaborative and effective environment. John is a true leader who exemplifies Janney’s core values and commitment to be the highest standard of success in financial relationships,” said Jerry Lombard, President, Janney Private Client Group.

“It’s an honor to be named Branch Office Manager of the Year. The recognition would not be possible without the support and dedication of the entire Dubois office. Our team is like family and we have the same collective commitment to help clients achieve their hopes and dreams. Janney’s resources and support have positioned us to succeed,” said John.

John joined Janney Montgomery Scott in 1995. As Vice President/Investments, he offers his clients custom services and solutions, focusing on risk management strategies. His clients include affluent investors, small business owners, local government, non-profit organizations and endowments. 

A native to the DuBois area, John attended DuBois High School and earned his Bachelor of Science degree at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He received his Master of Business Administration degree at the University of Pittsburgh. He also holds the prestigious Accredited Wealth Management Advisor.

Active in the community, he has served two terms as Director of the DuBois Area School Board. John lives in DuBois with his wife and three sons.

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