Behind the desk: Thrivent Financial
Name: Gary L. McGovern
Address: 1051 Pennsylvania Ave., Tyrone
Position: Financial associate
Years with company: 7
Family: Wife, Lori; son, Sean; daughter, Alison
What products or services does your company provide? Financial services, investment, life and disability insurance, retirement planning, annuity and mutual fund products
Who are your customers? Everyone who has or needs any financial business.
What is your business day like? Flexible to meet client needs. No set hours; will meet with clients to match their schedules.
What is the best business advice you have received? Stay in close contact with clients and prospects. … See the People!
What is the most important thing you’ve learned on the job? Listen to the clients and treat everyone with respect.
What does the future hold? All good, the current pandemic has heightened folks’ interest in planning for all financial matters!
What have you read lately that has influenced your business life? Daily business news always impacts this business.
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