Annual state-by-state list recognizes country’s best

Brent Brodeski, chief executive officer for Savant Capital Management, a nationally recognized fee-only wealth management firm, has been named to Barron’s 2016 Top Financial Advisor List. For the third year in a row, Brodeski has landed a spot among the top financial advisors in the state of Illinois.

Brodeski is a co-founder of Savant, which manages more than $4 billion in assets and employs more than 130 team members. Headquartered in Rockford, IL, Savant also has 11 offices in the following locations: Chicago, IL; Freeport, IL; Geneva, IL; Hoffman Estates, IL; Naperville, IL; Peoria, IL; Sterling, IL; Wilmette, IL; McLean, VA; Madison, WI; and Park Falls, WI. Savant also has an affiliate office in St. Charles, IL, Savant Tax & Consulting, which provides tax, accounting, payroll and consulting services.

Barron’s reports weekly on current American financial information, market developments and relevant statistics. Annually, Barron’s publishes America’s Top Financial Advisor List basing its rankings on assets under management, revenue produced for the firm, regulatory record, quality of practice and philanthropic work. The list identifies the top 1,200 financial advisors by state. Click here to view the complete list. In 2014, Barron’s featured Savant as one of the nation’s top teams for financial-advisory organizations.