Williams Asset Management's President and Founder, Gary Williams, Earns Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®) Designation

Columbia, MD, January 02, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Gary Williams, CFP®, CRPC® has been awarded the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® designation from the Center for Fiduciary Studies. The AIF designation signifies training in fiduciary responsibility and follows a two-day course and examination.

Gary Williams, practicing in Columbia, MD, is President of Williams Asset Management. Williams Asset Management is an independent financial consulting and investment management firm with an emphasis on retirement planning for high-net-worth individuals. Since 1994, they have worked with clients to help them to preserve assets and build financial security.

The Center for Fiduciary Studies is the first full-time training and research facility for fiduciaries. The Center, associated with the Center for Executive Education, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, teaches fiduciary standards of care and investment best practices designed for investment professionals. They also offer an Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst™ designation signifying the ability to perform fiduciary assessments. Programs are offered throughout the year at the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Executive Education, Stetson University’s Celebration Campus in Orlando, Florida, University of Washington in Seattle, Rice University in Houston, and the Wharton Business School of the University of Pennsylvania’s West Campus in San Francisco. Courses are also available internationally in Canada, Singapore, New Zealand, and Australia. For more information on future events, training programs and fiduciary products, visit http://www.fi360.com.

Williams Asset Management is located at 8850 Columbia Parkway, Suite 204 in Columbia MD and can be reached at (410) 740-0220 or by email at Gary@WilliamsAssetManagement.com. Securities and advisory services offered through Commonwealth Financial Network, Member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Adviser.

For additional information:
Gary Williams
President, Williams Asset Management
(410) 740-0220

Williams Asset Management
Gary Williams, CFP
(410) 740-0220