FRANKLIN, TennesseeSouthwestern Investment Group, an independent wealth management company, is excited to announce its placement on The Tennessean’s list of Top Workplaces in Tennessee. 

For the second year in a row, Southwestern has been recognized as one of the top 90 companies to prioritize employee satisfaction and workplace culture. The list is compiled based on survey responses submitted by company employees. 

“One of our core values at Southwestern Investment Group is putting our clients’ best interests first, and we do the same for our employees,” said Jeff Dobyns, President of Southwestern Investment Group. “We appreciate each and every member of our team and recognize them as the true heart and soul of this organization,” Dobyns said. 

Southwestern’s show of appreciation to its workforce is a key component of its culture, which also emphasizes mentorship and trust. Culture is what separates Southwestern from its competitors and leads to much of the company’s overall success.

“People know appreciation when they feel it. The saying ‘actions speak louder than words’ certainly applies to the way we interact with our team members. Investing time and effort into each individual at Southwestern keeps morale high and our employees engaged,” said Dobyns.

Southwestern Investment Group is a family of advisors that takes an integrated approach to wealth management that involves both the head and the heart. The company’s core values serve as further proof that success can be achieved by cultivating a culture of appreciation. 

“When your team knows they matter and feels appreciated, they’re only going to excel at their jobs, and it helps everybody succeed, including our clients,” said Dobyns. 

Southwestern is backed by its broker-dealer, Raymond James Financial Services, Inc., allowing the company to provide friendly, small-business service with the products and services of a large-scale business. To reach the advisors at Southwestern Investment Group, visit or call 615-861-6100.

About Southwestern Investment Group

Southwestern Investment Group was established in 2002 as an independent organization and oversees more than $5 billion in client assets as of March 2021. The advisors at Southwestern Investment Group use Raymond James Financial Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Raymond James Financial, as their broker-dealer, which allows them to have the support of a large company while offering the personalized services of a small firm. Southwestern Investment Group uses sensible, sound, and conservative investment strategies and holistic service to help enhance and help protect your wealth. For more information, visit

About Raymond James Financial Services

Raymond James Financial Services, Inc. is a financial services firm supporting independent financial advisors nationwide. Since 1974, Raymond James Financial Services Inc., member FINRA/SIPC, has provided a wide range of investment and wealth planning related services through its affiliate, Raymond James & Associates, Inc., member New York Stock Exchange/SIPC. Both broker/dealers are wholly owned subsidiaries of Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE-RJF) a leading diversified financial services company with approximately 7,900 financial advisors throughout the United States, Canada and overseas. Total client assets are $877 billion.* (*As of 6/30/2020. Past performance is not indicative of future results.)

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