Brent Brodeski Receives 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award

Northern Illinois University College of Business honors Savant CEO

Brent Brodeski, CEO of Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in Rockford, has been recognized by the Northern Illinois University College of Business as its 2018 Distinguished Alumnus. The award was presented to Brodeski at the College of Business Annual Alumni Luncheon on May 4.

Brodeski, a founder of Savant, has helped the firm grow to become one of the nation’s leading financial advisory firms. Currently, Savant manages nearly $6 billion in assets and employs more than 150 team members. Headquartered in Rockford, IL, Savant also has offices in Chicago, Freeport, Geneva, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, Peoria, Sterling, and Wilmette, IL; McLean, VA; and Madison and Park Falls, WI.

The College of Business selected Brodeski for his outstanding success in the business community and his support of the College and University.

“I am humbled and honored to be recognized by the Northern Illinois University College of Business, an institution that in many ways fueled my passion for finance and economics,” said Brodeski. “Thanks to my outstanding education at NIU, I gained the skills and confidence I needed to pursue my dreams, and ultimately help our clients work toward making their financial dreams a reality.”

Annually, the NIU College of Business recognizes the achievements of its outstanding alumni who are distinguished leaders in their fields, growing exponentially in their careers, and support their communities and NIU above the rest. Click here for the list of previous award recipients.

About Savant Capital Management

Savant Capital Management is a leading independent, nationally-recognized, fee-only firm, serving clients for 30 years with nearly $6 billion in assets under management. As a trusted advisor, Savant Capital Management offers investment management, financial planning, retirement plan and family office services to financially established individuals and institutions. Savant also offers corporate accounting, tax preparation, payroll and consulting through its affiliate, Savant Tax & Consulting.

Savant is regularly recognized among the top wealth managers in the United States. Savant was the recipient of the 2015 Best-in-Business IMPACT Award™, part of Schwab’s IMPACT Awards® program to recognize excellence in the business of independent financial advice. Savant has consistently received other industry recognitions including recently being included on the Forbes top 200 financial advisors list, the Barron’stop 20 independent advisory firms list, being named the #9 rated RIA firm by Financial Planning magazine, and included in additional top advisors lists by Financial Advisormagazine and InvestmentNews.

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Savant Capital Management and its employees are independent of and are not employees or agents of Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (“Schwab”). Schwab does not prepare, verify or endorse information distributed by Savant Capital Management. The Best-in-Business IMPACT Award™ is not an endorsement, testimonial endorsement, recommendation or referral to Savant Capital Management with respect to its investment advisory and other services.