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Our Awards


Ellenbecker Investment Group has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, the highest rating possible. It’s that type of recognition that motivates us to keep providing the best in client financial services. See below for some of our proudest achievements:

Wisconsin Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Business Ethics and Integrity winner in 2005 and 2010— the only full-service financial advisory firm to win not once, but twice! The Wisconsin Better Business Bureau Business Ethics Torch Awards were created in 2002 to showcase ethical Wisconsin companies and charities that build trust, advertise honestly, tell the truth, remain transparent and honor their promises. Participants are measured for ethics, excellence, fairness and responsibility, and are evaluated by an independent panel of prestigious judges from business and academic communities throughout the state.

BizStarts Inspirational Entrepreneur 2013—Karen Ellenbecker has been honored with the BizStarts George Dalton Inspirational Entrepreneur award, recognizing her unique approach to building a successful business. At the awards event on June 5 Karen shared her story with the audience.

If you would like to hear, direct from Karen, the evolution of her business from a first job at 16 in a nursing home to the growth of Ellenbecker Investment Group as it is today, click on the following link:

Woman of Influence 2013—The Business Journal’s Women of Influence program profiles Milwaukee-area women who are leaders in their fields and are making an impact in their professions and communities. Karen J. Ellenbecker, President of Ellenbecker Investment Group, has been honored in the Entrepreneur category.

Congratulations on being honored as a Women of Influence by The Business Journal Serving Greater Milwaukee.

Waukesha County Chamber – BizTimes Milwaukee Top Ten Small Business 2001 and 2010. Presented by the Waukesha County Chamber of Commerce and BizTimes Milwaukee, the annual program salutes businesses that have shown financial growth, employee growth, commitment to customer focus, employee relations and community service.

Karen Ellenbecker was honored as a Woman of Distinction in 2008. This award, presented by the Women and Girls Fund of the Waukesha County Community Foundation recognizes women who demonstrate leadership, professional excellence, community involvement and act as a role model to other women. The inscription on the award reads, “The Waukesha County Community Foundation honors the extraordinary women who have cultivated growth, volunteerism and community leadership in Waukesha County.”