Floyd County Chamber of Commerce welcomes Hilliard Lyons

February 21, 2014

PRESTONSBURG — The Floyd County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Feb. 7, to welcome the new office of Hilliard Lyons.

Hilliard Lyons is pleased to announce that Bryan Fitzpatrick, a Prestonsburg native, will now work out of the firm’s newly established Prestonsburg office. He is eager to be active in the Eastern Kentucky area.

Fitzpatrick, who joined Hilliard Lyons in early 2013, enjoys its “small-business” atmosphere. The company fosters a culture of community, which includes providing the ability to call its financial analysts to answer questions or to have client concerns addressed.

Fitzpatrick earned his undergraduate degree from Centre College in 2002 and a law degree from the University Of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School Of Law in 2012. Fitzpatrick is engaged to Lacey Yegan, a lawyer at Appalachian Research and Defense Fund.

Founded in 1854, Hilliard Lyons has more than 70 branch locations in 12 states. The Prestonsburg office is located at 197 South Lake Drive, Suite 102. As stated on the company’s website, Hilliard Lyons’ focus is on “the creation, preservation and distribution of its clients’ wealth.” The firm’s Financial Consultants offer a thorough, planning-based approach to all areas of wealth management, including retirement, business succession, trust and estate planning and education funding. Hilliard Lyons offers advice on financial strategies in a wide range of investments, including managed accounts, stocks, bonds, options, mutual funds, annuities and insurance. In short, they are a “full service shop.”

Hilliard Lyons is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and the Securities Investor Protection Corporation.

Fitzpatrick looks forward to getting settled in his new office, meeting the clientele and developing relationships.