John Paul Caswell, AIF, CLTC
President / Managing Principal
John Paul Caswell “Top 100 CEO” of privately held companies in Baton Rouge (Baton Rouge Business Report, 2019, 2020 & 2021), began in the insurance industry at the age of 24 in Springfield, Missouri with Torchmark Corporation. He was quickly promoted from agent to Branch Manager and then Chairman of the President's Council after achieving awards for leadership, team development and retention. Adding his Series 6, Series 63, Series 7, Series 65, and Series 24 he dove headfirst into the financial services industry and is currently the President and Managing Principal of Iron Horse Financial. With six locations, 5000 clients*, and $2.5 billion in insurance and assets administered** as of 2020, John Paul Caswell continues to have a passion for leadership, team building, and developing individuals in this rewarding industry. Iron Horse Financial is nationally recognized for their diverse team of highly accomplished leaders in the industry and community. As a result, John Paul Caswell has received the GAMA International Management Award each year since 2013***.
John Paul's passion extends beyond financial services with a focus on impacting the local and global communities. In 2020, Iron Horse Financial helped clients establish $3M in beneficiary designations to 24 local non-profits. In addition to the local community, in 2016, he and his wife Tiffani founded the 100 Well Project. To date, they have built 23 wells in the drought stricken, southern district of India with a goal of building 77 more to complete the project. The Caswells live in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with their 3 beautiful children and are actively involved in their local church and community.
*Includes owners of in force life, disability income and long-term care insurance policies as well as all securities accounts.
**Represents in force cash values for life insurance and market values of all securities accounts. Market values of securities accounts are subject to significant changes due to market conditions. The values provided should not be used in making a determination on the quality of services provided by representatives of this agency.
***This award is not issued or endorsed by Guardian or its subsidiaries. The annual GAMA International Management award since 2013 is based on criteria developed and obtained by GAMA International Management. No compensation has been provided by the adviser in connection with obtaining or using this award
Registered Representative & Financial Advisor of Park Avenue Securities, General Agent of Guardian. Iron Horse Financial is not an affiliate or subsidiary of Guardian.
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