Brad Ness was named senior consultant at Wurts & Associates.
It is a new position. Mr. Ness will be responsible for consulting with existing clients as well as developing new ones, according to a news release.
Prior to Wurts, Mr. Ness worked at Columbia Management as senior vice president and director of institutional client service. He left in February. A 20-year veteran in the industry, Mr. Ness has served in various marketing and client service advisory roles, according to the release.
“Brad's exceptional experience, integrity and history (of) unparalleled dedication to clients make him an excellent fit for Wurts & Associates,” said CEO Jeffrey MacLean in the release. “We are confident that he will bring a complementary knowledge base and useful perspective to our team.”