Financial Times Honors 41 Wells Fargo Financial Advisors In 2015 Top 400 Advisers

St. Louis, March 27, 2015 - The Financial Times has recognized 41 financial advisors from Wells Fargo in its annual ranking of the nation's Top 400 Financial Advisers.

This elite, state-by-state list honors the following advisors from across the firm's three channels - the Private Client Group, Wealth Brokerage Services and the independent channel, Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network:

Michael L. Abrams, Palo Alto, California
Robert W. Beck, Allentown, Pennsylvania
Joseph Bianco, St. Louis
Leonard Boccia, New York
Jeff Bowman, Palm Beach, Florida
Horacio A. Choi, Newport Beach, California
Bradford R. Coyle, McLean, Virginia
Mark Daly, Boise, Idaho
Christopher Davis, Charlotte, North Carolina
Brian Firring, Beverly Hills, California
Asa W. Graves VII, Harrisonburg, Virginia
Robert C. Hardin, Houston
Harry Hendricks, Walnut Creek, California
Bruce W. Knott, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Howard M. Kobrin, Coral Springs, Florida
Arnold H. Kraus, Tucson, Arizona
Jeffrey W. LeClair, McLean, Virginia
Benjamin Leshem, Deerfield, Illinois
Tyson C. Lewis, Miami
Charles B. Margolis, Deerfield, Illinois
Neil McPeak, Linwood, New Jersey
Michael L. Moeller, Chesterfield, Missouri
John J. Parker, Philadelphia
Kevin F. Price, Braselton, Georgia
Robert D. Reich Jr., McLean, Virginia
Joseph M.N. Rhyne, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Patrick J. Riazzi, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Michael Robino, Omaha, Nebraska
Mark Schulten, Long Beach, California
Margo Shepard, Overland Park, Kansas
Frederick (Tripp) Shreves III, Washington, D.C.
Sam M. Sleiman , Salt Lake City, Utah
Jonathan Smith, San Francisco
David G. Speck, Alexandria, VA
Michael Stein, Memphis
Glen D. Strauss, Los Angeles
Joel Talish, Purchase, New York
Ruth L. Transue, Tucson, Arizona
Raymond Tucker, Little Rock, Arkansas
Rocki R. Walker, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Philip S. Walters, Beverly Hills, California

With more than 685,000 U.S. daily readers, the Financial Times is seen as a global leader in business, finance, economic and political news and analysis. Rankings are based on data provided by investment firms. Factors include assets under management, experience, industry certifications and compliance record. Investment performance and financial advisor production are not explicit components.

About Wells Fargo Advisors

With $1.4 trillion in client assets as of December 31, 2014, Wells Fargo Advisors provides investment advice and guidance to clients through 15,187 full-service financial advisors and 3,852 licensed bankers. This vast network of advisors, one of the nation’s largest, serves investors through locations in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Wells Fargo Advisors is the trade name used by two separate registered broker-dealers and non-bank affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company: Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC (members SIPC). Statistics include other broker-dealers of Wells Fargo & Company. www.wellsfargoadvisors.com

Investment products and services are offered through Wells Fargo Advisors, L.L.C.

About Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.7 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 8,700 locations, 12,500 ATMs, and the internet (wellsfargo.com),and has offices in 36 countries to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. With approximately 265,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 29 on Fortune’s 2014 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells Fargo's vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Wells Fargo perspectives are also available at Wells Fargo Blogs and Wells Fargo Stories.

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