Awards & Recognition

DOUGLAS ALDRIDGE NAMED TO ATLANTA BUSINESS CHRONICLE, “40 UNDER 40” IN 2019
Atlanta, GA, September 4, 2019- The 2019 Atlanta Business Chronicle 40 Under Forty recipients are selected via a screening and interview process conducted by past winners and the publication.


DOUGLAS ALDRIDGE NAMED AS A FORBES BEST IN STATE WEALTH ADVISOR IN 2019
Atlanta, GA, February 20, 2019– Douglas Aldridge, Managing Director - Investments, of Wells Fargo Advisors in Atlanta, GA has been recognized on the 2019 Best in State Wealth Advisors list by Forbes.

This accolade represents a list of professionals that come to work with one goal on their mind – helping their clients succeed.

“It’s an honor to be recognized by Forbes as one of the Best in State Wealth Advisors,” said Aldridge. “As investment planning has become more complex, my top priority is to work with my clients to develop strategies to help give them confidence around all facets of their financial lives and achieve their short- and long-term investment goals.”

Doug has 17 years of experience in the financial services industry.  He holds a B.A. in Spanish and Economics from Washington & Lee University, and a M.B.A. in Finance from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School, where he earned the distinction of Beta Gamma Sigma.  He is also a certified PIM Portfolio Manager, and earned his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER TM designation in 2007.


The Forbes Best in State Wealth Advisors ranking algorithm is based on industry experience, interviews, compliance records, assets under management, revenue and other criteria by SHOOK Research, LLC, which does not receive compensation from the advisors or their firms in exchange for placement on a ranking. Investment performance is not a criterion.


DOUGLAS ALDRIDGE NAMED TO THE RANKING OF TOP NEXT GENERATION ADVISORS BY FORBES

Atlanta, GA. July, 25, 2018– Douglas R. Aldridge, Jr., CFP®, Managing Director - Investments of the Aldridge Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors in Atlanta, GA has been recognized as a 2018 Top Next Generation Advisor by Forbes.

Douglas has 16 years of experience in the financial services industry.  He holds a B.A. from Washington & Lee University and an MBA from Emory’s Goizeuta Business School.

The 2018 ranking has been released online and can be found here:
Ranking algorithm based on industry experience, interviews, compliance records, assets under management, revenue and other criteria by SHOOK Research, LLC, which does not receive compensation from the advisors or their firms in exchange for placement on a ranking. Investment performance is not a criterion.

DOUGLAS ALDRIDGE NAMED AMONG AMERICA'S BEST-IN-STATE WEALTH ADVISORS 2018 BY FORBES
Atlanta, GA. February 16, 2018 - Douglas Aldridge, Jr. named to Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors Ranking
"I am excited and humbled to have been recognized by Forbes as a 2018 top advisor in the state of Georgia.": https://www.forbes.com/best-in-state-wealth-advisors/#700d4cb0291d 

The Forbes 2018 Best-In-State Advisor ranking algorithm is based on industry experience, interviews, compliance records, assets under management, revenue and other criteria by SHOOK Research, LLC, which does not receive compensation from the advisors or their firms in exchange for placement on a ranking. Investment performance is not a criterion.

DOUGLAS ALDRIDGE NAMED AMONG AMERICA'S NEXT-GENERATION WEALTH ADVISORS BY FORBES
Atlanta, GA. July 26, 2017 – Douglas Aldridge, Managing Director – Investments, of Wells Fargo Advisors in Atlanta, GA has been recognized as one of “America's Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors” by Forbes. 
“It's an honor to be named among America's top advisors, as determined by Forbes,” said Aldridge. “Each day, I show up with one goal in mind—helping my clients to succeed financially.  It is quite an honor to be recognized for doing what I love to do.”
The Forbes Top Next Generation Advisors ranking can be found by visiting: https://www.forbes.com/top-millennial-advisors/#1598a5255aed  

The Forbes ranking of America's Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors, developed by SHOOK research, is a ranking algorithm based on industry experience, interviews, compliance records, assets under management,  revenue and other criteria by SHOOK Research, LLC, which does not receive compensation from the advisors or their firms in exchange for placement on a ranking. Investment performance is not a criterion.