A selection of company announcements and recent articles about First Ascent.

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Industry Press

May 13, 2019 | Press Release

DENVER—May 13, 2019—First Ascent Asset Management, a portfolio strategist serving financial advisors, today announced that its founder and CEO, Scott MacKillop, is the recipient of the Investments & Wealth Institute’s 2019 Governance Insight Award.  He won the award for his article, The Harmonization Trap: Why Advisors Should Demand Truth-in-Labeling Rather than a Uniform Fiduciary Standard, … Read More

Company Announcement

January 18, 2019 | Top Advisor Marketing

Our host, Matt Halloran, is continuously looking to bring on guests who offer something unique and different that you can apply to your own practice to stand out from the advisor down the street. Joining Matt today is industry veteran Scott MacKillop to discuss his revolutionary business, First Ascent Asset Management. Here are just a … Read More

Industry Press


Here are events we will be attending in the near future. Hope to see you there.