Byron R. Braun

Byron R. Braun

President, Fundamental Choice Portfolio Manager, PIM Portfolio Manager

Phone: 260-637-6000 toll free 1-888-259-9175

Byron's entire career has been spent in the financial services industry, beginning in 1978 just after graduation from Indiana University. As of June 2018, he works with approximately 335 households and corporate accounts. Byron's experience includes individual fixed income bonds, retirement planning, IRAs, pension plans, private advisory,  Fundamental Choice Portfolio Manager, and is a PIM ( Private Investment Manager). 

In 1997, Byron was selected by a national industry magazine, Registered Representative, for that year's list of ten "Outstanding Brokers" in the United States, an honor in the securities industry. It is given to financial advisors in recognition of their client service, business building and philanthropic activities as well as acknowledged peer recognition and respect. The ranking is not indicative of past or future investment performance.

Byron and his wife, Linn, have been married since 1982 and have 3 children-- Cameron, Carson, and Meredith. A lifelong resident of Fort Wayne, Byron is a member of St. Vincent's Catholic Church, Life Member of the Indiana University Alumni Association, an active participant in United States Tennis Association activities leading his team as captain to the state finals 7 times and state team champions in 2008. He is past board chairman, president, vice-president, and treasurer of the Ft. Wayne Investment Dealers Association. A past board chairman, president, and treasurer of the Ft. Wayne Breakfast Sertoma Club and he also served as Board Trustee and Investment Committee Chairman for the Fort Wayne Museum of Art. He is Vice Chairman of the Ft. Wayne Children's Foundation and a Charter member of the Legatus Fort Wayne Chapter.

In his spare time, Byron enjoys public speaking, fishing, boating, tennis and spending time with his family.