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Gryphon Financial Partners CEO named to Barron’s Top Advisors List

April 23rd, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio – For the ninth time and for the second consecutive year, Joel Guth, the founder and CEO of Gryphon Financial Partners, has been named to Barron’s magazine’s annual list of “America’s Top 1,200 Financial Advisors, State by State.”

Guth, who founded Gryphon Financial Partners in 2014 and has more than 25 years of experience in wealth management and comprehensive financial planning, is ranked No. 14 in the state.

“I am honored to be included in this distinguished list of top advisors in Ohio and in the country, and I share this with our Gryphon team as well as with our clients who have trusted us to help them with their financial goals,” Guth said. “I am passionate about developing lasting relationships with our successful and hard-working clients, and I remain dedicated to partnering with them to help protect and achieve the long-term financial goals.”

For the 12th year, Barron’s magazine has published an annual ranking of the “Top 1200 Advisors, State by State.” The rankings are based on data provided from about 4,000 advisors in the United States.

Factors included in the ranking include assets under management, revenue produced for the firm, regulatory record, quality of practice and philanthropic work.

The magazine published the rankings in the March 14 issue of Barron’s Magazine and the rankings can also be found on

The award should not be construed as a guarantee that a client or prospective client will experience a certain level of results if Joel Guth or Gryphon Financial is engaged; nor should it be construed as a current or past endorsement of Joel Guth or Gryphon Financial. Investment performance is not a criteria for the award.

About Gryphon Financial Partners

Gryphon Financial Partners was founded in 2014 by Joel J. Guth, CEO and founder, and Catherine Z. Cory, managing director. The firm provides clients with financial and wealth planning advice with full objectivity, open architecture and highly customized service focused on the needs of the individuals and families that the firm serves. Gryphon Financial Partners is a fee-only firm that specializes in comprehensive wealth management, investment strategies and advising business owners on strategic exit plans and their post-transaction financial planning needs.