JBS News



  • IFA Excellence Award

    IFA have announced the Finalists for the 2016 Excellence Awards. Warren is a finalist in two categories - Best Client Servicing – Individual and SMSF Adviser of the Year. JBS is also a finalist in the category - Best Client Servicing – Company.

    JBS are proud to be industry leaders and pride ourselves on providing an exceptional customer experience for all clients.

  • 2016 Most Trusted Adviser

    JBS are proud to be part of the Most Trusted Adviser Network for the third year running. We are part of this elite group thanks to our clients who rate us on our service and adviser-client relationships.

    We love seeing clients achieve their goals, please let us know if we can do anthing for you.

  • Financial Standard Power 50 | Class of 2015

    JBS are pleased to announce that Jen has been featured in Financial Standard Power 50 - Class of 2015. We all know Jen loves social media and now she has been recognised in the top 50 most influential social media users in finance.

    Jen is part of a group of individuals who are the innovators, influencers and news-breakers who use their online clout to call the industry to account and stir up debate on financial matters.

    Congrats Jen

  • 2015 Mentor of the Year Finalist

    Jen's continued support and ongoing contribution to the financial industry had her nominated for yet another accolade - she was a finalist in Money Management & Super Review's Women in Financial Services Awards.

    Although Jen did not win the award for Mentor of the Year, she was delighted with the nomination for her contribution with new advisers in the industry.

  • 2015 Most Trusted Adviser

    JBS are pleased to announced that we have been included as part of the 'The Most Trusted Advisers' for the second consectutive year. Congratulations to Warren and Glenn who have also joined Jenny in this elite group of advisers. This year thanks to our clients, all the JBS advisers are now included and feature on this site.

    We look forward to providing great service and continuing to add value wherever possible. Please let us know if we can do anything further for you.

  • 2015 Centrepoint Alliance Advocacy Award

    Jenny has been awarded the 2015 Centrepoint Alliance Advocacy Award for her continued support of the financial planning industry and her envolvement and hard work with the AFA as Vice President.

  • 2015 Centrepoint Alliance Professional Standards Award

    Congratulations to Brodie our Compliance Manager who has been awarded the 2015 Centrepoint Alliance Professional Standards Award. Brodie has been recognised within the industry for her committment to ethical standards.

  • 2014 Most Trusted Adviser

    JBS are excited to be listed on ‘The Most Trusted Adviser’ website. To be included in the list, you have to be specifically invited and is based solely on how the advisers have been ranked by their own clients. Thanks to you, our clients, Jenny Brown has been included and featured on this site. We want to continue to provide the greatest level service possible so let us know if we can do anything further for you.

  • 2014 PIS Client Engagement Award

    Four years running now, JBS has won the PIS Client Engagement Award. Our unique and interactive relationships we have with our clients are the driving forces that allowed us this opportunity.

    We communicate with our clients in a number of ways including the standard face-to-face meeting and telephone but we expand on this to include social media like facebook, twitter and linkedin, and also produce our own videos and have completed around 300 in the last 12 months alone. We also hold client seminars and have started to utilise skype for client meetings. We have Ernie - our electronic pen - that captures the discussions in client meetings so we do not miss a thing. We produce weekly market update newsletters and fortnightly financial newsletters for client, colleges and friends. And if you can think of further ways you'd like to communicate with us, just let us know.

  • 2013 Financial Standard Smileys Scholarship Winner

    Jenny Brown has won this year's Financial Standard Social Media Influence, Leadership + Excellence (Smileys) Scholarship.  She was presented the award at an event in Sydney, which rounds off an outstanding year.

    The award is aimed at promoting and supporting advisers who use social media to connect with their clients. Click here to read the article.

  • 2012 Financial Standard Smileys Scholarship Finalist

    Jenny Brown was a finalist, otherwise known as one of the 'Digital Dozen', in the 2012 Financial Standard Social Media Influence, Leadership & Excellence Scholarship.  Ushering in the era of 'social change', the scholarship aims to recognise and support financial advisers who actively use social media to improve their business practices and connect with their clients.  To read more, you can log on to the scholarship website, press release or facebook page.

  • 2013 AFA Adviser of the Year Winner

    On Tuesday 15th October 2013, Jenny was announced the 2013 AFA Adviser of the Year. We are so proud of Jenny and her accomplishments. She and all the team at JBS have worked very hard to ensure our clients receive exceptional and unexpected service.

    This national award recognises the qualities of leadership, advocacy and innovation, which  drives success at an individual level and helps develop professionalism and a positive public profile for the financial planning industry overall. Click here to read more about Jenny's accomplishment and the award or your can read more in the online Zurich magazine here.

  • 2012 AFA Adviser of the Year Finalist

    Jenny Brown was announced 2013 AFA Adviser of the Year. This award recognises all the hard work and dedication that Jenny and the JBS team have shown over the past 12 months to provide the highest level of service for our clients. Jenny’s aim for the coming 12 months is to build on the success and further improve and innovate the way in which we interact with our clients. In addition, she aims to ele and the JBS team have shown over the past 12 months to provide the highest level of service for our clients and the JBS team have shown over the past 12 months to provide the highest level of service for our clientsvate the level of professionalism within the financial planning industry.