Four New Hires for Howard Bailey Financial

Howard Bailey Financial is pleased to announce the hiring of Ty Wyss, Ashlee Ritchie, Aoife Power and Bryan Provines to the team.

Ty has joined the firm’s Brownsburg, IN, office location as a Financial Advisor. In this role, Ty will leverage his passion for understanding what drives clients’ unique financial goals and provide guidance in the development of their comprehensive framework. Previously, Ty cultivated his experience as a financial professional and supervising agent by guiding clients through the complexities of retirement income planning, investment management and tax minimization strategies.

Ashlee joins the firm’s Fort Wayne, IN, office location as an Impressions Specialist. As the first point of communication for individuals who visit or contact the office, Ashlee will apply her passion for connecting with others to the firm’s initiative of building lifelong relationships with clients.

Aoife joined the firm’s Fort Wayne, IN, office location as the team’s first Director of Business Administration. In this multi-faceted role, she will provide both administrative and human resources support, including staff recruiting, new team member onboarding, as well as tracking firm growth and retention metrics. Additionally, Aoife will assist the firm’s leadership team, providing organizational management of schedules, communication and travel arrangements.

Bryan joined the firm’s Fort Wayne, IN, office location as Facility Manager. In this newly created role, Bryan will optimize all Howard Bailey workspaces for peak performance. He will oversee the firm’s four office locations, ensuring all property infrastructure and grounds are efficiently maintained, while also supervising maintenance and utility improvements. Bryan will work both independently and as a general contractor, managing relationships with outside partners and vendors to keep day-to-day facility operations running smoothly.

Howard Bailey Financial, Inc. was founded in Fort Wayne, IN, as Davenport Financial Services in 2002. The name changed in 2011 as a tribute to the grandfathers of the founder and CEO, Casey Weade. The mission of Howard Bailey is to help others gain clarity in purpose and elevate meaning in their lives through personal and practical financial strategies. In 2017, Howard Bailey opened a second location in Mishawaka, IN, followed by the opening of the Perrysburg, OH, location in 2022. Also in 2022, Howard Bailey acquired Singer Financial in Brownsburg, IN, giving the independent retirement planning firm four locations in the region. Howard Bailey has been voted Best Financial Advisor by Fort Wayne Newspapers Reader’s Choice Awards in 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023. Howard Bailey Financial became the Official Wealth Management Partner of Notre Dame Athletics in 2023.

Investment Advisory Services may be offered through Howard Bailey Securities, LLC, a registered investment adviser. Working with Howard Bailey Securities, LLC, cannot guarantee investment success or that specific financial goals will be achieved.

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Fort Wayne Newspapers Readers’ Choice Award in the category of Financial Advisors awarded on the basis of a public vote held online by Fort Wayne Newspapers.