Recognition

Eileen O’Connor is a sought after speaker and writer on many wealth management issues, especially on issues surrounding women of wealth. She has received numerous honors and awards in recognition of her excellent service to her clients and to her contributions to the wealth management profession.

January 1, 2019

Eileen O’Connor receives the Women’s Choice Award® as highly recommended Financial Advisor by Women for Women

Eileen O’Connor received the 2019 Women’s Choice Award® for Financial Advisors, the premier recognition award for advisors who provide quality service to clients who are women. Eileen was selected for this award based on rigorous research, 17 objective criteria and additional points of reference evaluating clients’ customer service experience, knowledge and overall satisfaction. Women’s Choice Award® Financial Advisors and Firms represent less than 1% of financial advisors in the United States. The Women’s Choice Award represents the collective voice of women so they can help each other identify businesses that deserve their loyalty and referrals.

To learn more, visit www.womenschoiceaward.com.

December 1, 2018

Jen Dawson was recognized as a four-time winner of the Five Star Wealth Manager Award, as featured by Chicago Magazine. Eileen O’Connor was recognized as a Five Star Wealth Manager Award, as featured by the Washington Post Magazine.

The Five Star Wealth Manager award, administered by Crescendo Business Services, LLC (dba Five Star Professional), is based on 10 objective criteria.  Each award candidate undergoes a thorough research process before being considered for the final list of award winners. Less than 10% of those considered for the awards were named to the 2018 lists in Chicago and Washington DC.

For more information on research methodology and criteria, go to fivestarprofessional.com.

November 9, 2018

Eileen O’Connor led a session at the Graduate Women in Business (GWiB) Conference at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. Eileen’s presentation helped empower women to start building a financial plan that aligns with personal goals and adopt strategies to achieve long-term financial success.

November 7, 2018

Eileen O’Connor was a featured speaker at The Southeast RIA Summit in Atlanta, Georgia. Eileen’s session focused on helping other independent advisors understand how the southeast wealth management market is growing, diverse and well-established.

October 30, 2018

Jen Dawson was the featured speaker for the Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC) Women in IP Committee event held at Constellation Brands. Jen’s presentation, Lawyers & Money: More Joy, Less Stress, focused on empowering women lawyers with education and prioritization for what’s most important for their wellbeing and personal finances.

July 5, 2018

Hemington Wealth Management was ranked #341 in Financial Advisor’s 2018 Annual RIA Ranking

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May 1, 2018

Eileen O’Connor was a featured speaker at the 4th Annual Invest in Women in Wealth Management Conference

Forward-thinking advisory firms realize the need to attract women as advisors and clients. But putting ideas into practice requires vision, planning and commitment. Eileen shared with the group the steps that have proven most successful for Hemington Wealth Management and how the firm’s focus on empowering women has helped attract some of the industry’s top female advisors.

April 10, 2018

Eileen O’Connor was a featured speaker at the Tiburon CEO Summit XXXIV, a highly selective gathering of financial services industry CEOs that gather to discuss a broad swatch of issues regarding he future of the banking, insurance, brokerage & investment management businesses.

February 5, 2018

Eileen O’Connor & Hemington Wealth Management were honored in this year’s Washingtonian list of DC’s Best Financial Advisers.

Washingtonian magazine compiles this list annually by distributing surveys to hundreds of people who work in the local financial industry. They ask them whom they would trust with their own money. They also do their our own research, consulting industry experts and publications. The “best adviser” names on this list are the people who received the strongest recommendations.

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September 2017

Eileen O’Connor was a 2017 winner of Northern Virginia Magazine’s Best Financial Advisers.

Denis O’Sullivan and Michael Byman were also nominated on the Best of NoVA list.

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July 18, 2017

Eileen O’Connor was featured in a panel discussion and rings the Nasdaq closing bell with the winners of TD Ameritrade Institutional’s NextGen Scholarships & Grant award winners.

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July 5, 2017

Hemington Wealth Management was ranked #32 in Financial Advisor’s 2017 Top 50 Fastest-Growing Firms.

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June 22, 2017

Hemington Wealth Management was proud to be recognized by The Financial Times as one of the 300 Top RIA Firms.

The Financial Times’ methodology is quantifiable and objective, based on assets under management, asset growth, the company’s age, industry certifications of key employees, SEC compliance record and online accessibility.

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March 8th 2017

Eileen O’Connor – Investment New’s Woman To Watch

Eileen O’Connor Recognized by Investment News as One of Only 20 “Women to Watch”

Eileen was recognized by the industry’s leading publication, Investment News as a ‘Women to Watch’ for her contributions to the wealth management profession and her thought leadership on women and money. Eileen has been widely published an has been quoted in hundreds of publications on various wealth management issues. Selected from hundreds of women leaders in all aspects of finance, Eileen was thrilled to be included in the second only such list by Investment News. She was invited to participate in a “think tank” at the awards ceremony in NYC where women leaders discussed and debated the shortage of women in finance and how the group could be a force for change. Investment News dedicated the March 2017 issue to the honorees. Eileen’s fourteen-year old daughter, Mary Margaret, was Eileen’s guest at the awards ceremony at the Pierre Hotel.

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October 2014

Washingtonian magazine names Eileen O’Connor of Hemington Wealth Management top wealth manager for the fourth time.

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September 2013

Eileen O’Connor recognized in the September Issue of Northern Virginia Magazine as a Top Financial Professional for Retirement Planning and Estate Planning

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November 2012

Eileen O’Connor Named Top Wealth Manager by Washingtonian “I am honored to have been recognized for the third year in a row,” said O’Connor. “It is especially rewarding to be recognized by my peers for the positive impact we are making in our clients’ financial lives.”

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September 2012

Eileen O’Connor Recognized in the September Issue of Northern Virginia Magazine as a Top Financial Professional.

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June 2012

Eileen O’Connor recognized in SmartCEO’s Wealth Management Readers’ Choice Eileen O’Connor has been recognized by Washington SmartCEO magazine as a standout wealth manager in the Greater Washington region.

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November 2010

For the Second Year in a Row, Eileen O’Connor Named to Washingtonian Magazine’s List of Top Wealth Managers Eileen O’Connor, a wealth manager with McLean Asset Management Corporation, has been recognized by Washingtonian Magazine in January 2009 and again in the November 2010 issues as one of the area’s top financial experts. To compile the list of leading financial planners, wealth mangers, accountants and estate planners, the publication surveyed hundreds of industry experts and asked them: “Whom would you trust with your own money?”

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January 2009

Eileen O’Connor Named to Washingtonian Magazine’s List of Top Wealth Managers Eileen O’Connor, a wealth manager with McLean Asset Management Corporation, has been recognized by Washingtonian Magazine in January 2009 issue as one of the area’s top financial experts. To compile the list of leading financial planners, wealth mangers, accountants and estate planners, the publication surveyed hundreds of industry experts and asked them: “Whom would you trust with your own money?”

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January 2009

Eileen O’Connor Invited to Present at Harvard Business School’s Dynamic Women in Business Conference

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June 2009

Eileen O’Connor Recognized by Northern Virginia Magazine as one of the area’s best financial advisors in their “Best of” Issue.

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