We are very proud to announce that Gitterman Wealth Management co-founding partner Jeff Gitterman has been named RIA “Thought Leader of the Year” at the 2018 WealthManagement.com awards. The award was given on Thursday, September 13th, at a black tie gala event at the Ziegfeld Theater in NYC. Now in its fourth year, WealthManagement.com hosts the only awards program to honor outstanding achievements by companies and organizations that support financial advisor success. This year, judges presented 67 awards to 59 companies from a pool of 156 finalists. A record number of nominations were submitted this year—nearly 600 entries were received from 156 companies.
Jeff was recognized for his innovative work in the Sustainable, Impact, and ESG Investing arena, which has included the creation of the firm’s SMART (Sustainability Metrics Applied to Risk Tolerance)® Investing Services for Individuals and Financial Professionals, as well as for his role as the lead host of the 2016 and 2017 NYC Sustainable Investing Conferences, and the 2018 Sustainable Investing Conference at the United Nations. For more information about our work in the ESG / Impact arena, please feel free to take a look at this recent interview with Asset TV, and/or this recent interview with well.org.