DDJ Myers Becomes An ALM First Company

DDJ Myers Becomes An ALM First Company

For Immediate Release:  July 1, 2022
Contact: Sharon Simpson, (240) 620-4095 or sgsimpsonconsulting@mac.com

Dallas, Texas and Phoenix, AZ ALM First and DDJ Myers have officially joined forces. The well-known leadership development firm is now DDJ Myers: An ALM First Company. The two firms will continue to operate largely independently and retain their own headquarters locations, ALM First in Dallas and DDJ Myers in Phoenix. Clients can expect the same high-end service from the team members they know and trust, while enjoying expanded educational opportunities and solutions to help optimize both people and financial performance. 

“ALM First was founded in 1995 to serve our clients by putting their best interests’ first,” says Emily Hollis, CFA, CEO of ALM First. “Over the years, we’ve continued to expand based on what our clients need. By bringing DDJ Myers under the ALM First umbrella, our clients will directly benefit from leadership development best practices that complement our focus on financial performance.” 

“Our philosophy of advancing leadership success aligns perfectly with ALM First’s guiding principles and purpose-driven strategy to serve clients,” says Deedee Myers, PhD, MSC, PCC, CHIC, Founder & CEO of DDJ Myers. “ALM First’s team of experts complements what we do and can create a powerful difference for our clients through unbiased advice and proven strategies to enhance financial performance.”

Interested organizations may learn more about the educational resources and solutions offered at www.almfirst.com and www.ddjmyers.com

About ALM First
ALM First is a strategic partner for depositories, offering an array of financial advisory services. Since 1995, our expertise in asset/liability management, fixed income portfolio management and hedging, has allowed us to deliver deeper insights into financial institutions’ balance sheets, strengthening their financial performance and building efficiencies. With more than $78 billion of investments under management (as of March 31, 2022), ALM First Financial Advisors is an SEC-registered investment advisor, acting as an unbiased third party, offering commission-free, fee-based services to over 300 financial institutions across the country.

About DDJ Myers: An ALM First Company
DDJ Myers specializes in leadership success through executive recruitment, strategic organization and board development for financial institutions. In addition, they offer a broad range of online assessments to help companies optimize their greatest assets – their people. 


“ALM First” is a brand name for a financial services business conducted by ALM First Group, LLC (“ALM First”) through its wholly owned subsidiaries: ALM First Financial Advisors, LLC (“ALM First Financial Advisors”); ALM First Advisors, LLC (“ALM First Advisors”); and ALM First Analytics, LLC (“ALM First Analytics”).  Investment advisory services are offered through ALM First Financial Advisors, an SEC registered investment adviser. Access to ALM First Financial Advisors is only available to clients pursuant to an Investment Advisory Agreement and acceptance of ALM First Financial Advisors’ Brochure. 

The content in this message is provided for informational purposes and should not be relied upon as recommendations or financial planning advice. We encourage you to seek personalized advice from qualified professionals regarding all personal finance issues.


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