Southwestern Investment Group Announces New Executive Vice President

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Southwestern Investment Group Announces New Executive Vice President

NASHVILLE, TENN. (August 28, 2014) – Southwestern Investment Group recently named Mark Deering, CFP®, as Executive Vice President. Deering will be responsible for overall leadership of Southwestern Investment Group’s advisor development and leadership program, as well as, managing his own team of advisors and support staff, and partnering with clients to achieve their financial goals. “We are excited to announce Mark’s new position at Southwestern Investment Group. He’s displayed leadership throughout his time at Southwestern, and is a valuable part of our team,” said Jeff Dobyns, President of Southwestern Investment Group.

Background on Deering

Deering joined Southwestern Investment Group in 2004 as a financial advisor. Since joining Southwestern Investment Group, Deering has held the positions of Vice President and Senior Vice President. Deering holds a bachelor’s in Business and Economics from Wheaton College, is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and holds the series 7, 66, and 63 license. Mark also serves on the boards of the following organizations: TN Voices for Victims, Southwestern Retirement Plan Committee, and Southwestern Investment Group Leadership Board.

About Southwestern Investment Group & Raymond James

Southwestern Investment Group was established in 2002 as an independent financial services firm, and has been a Dave Ramsey endorsed local provider since 2002.

The advisors at Southwestern Investment Group use Raymond James Financial Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raymond James Financial, as their broker dealer. Founded in 1962 and a public company since 1983, Raymond James financial is a diversified financial services holding company with subsidiaries engaged primarily in investment and financial planning, in addition to investment banking and asset management. Raymond James Financial Services does not endorse and is not associated with the Dave Ramsey Local Provider Program.