Broker-Dealers Fewer Than 1,000 Advisors
| Chief Executive Officer of the Year
Jerry Rydell is owner and CEO of Sigma Financial Corporation. With nearly 600 financial representatives licensed with Sigma Financial, Jerry actively demonstrates a vision of growth for the broker dealer by incorporating practice management techniques, top-notch technologies, competitive payouts, integrity with his staff, and high financial performance. While running a successful business, Jerry has proven time and again that his staff is his top priority, investing in them by offering tuition and book reimbursement for higher education, making a monthly HSA contribution to each employee’s account, providing a free healthcare insurance option, allowing for profit-sharing, and by creating a culture of encouragement and comradery.