Dixon Downey has joined B.T. Bowler & Associates, a New Canaan-based financial advisory firm of Ameriprise Financial Services Inc., as a financial adviser.

Dixon brings more than 15 years of financial services expertise to the practice and holds Series 7 and Series 65 licenses.

Prior to joining B.T. Bowler & Associates, Dixon worked at Merrill Lynch, Euro Pacific Capital and TD Ameritrade, where he specialized in wealth management, foreign securities and precious metals, and trading strategies.

"We are thrilled to expand the depth of our team's talent by welcoming Dixon," said Bert T. Bowler, founder of B.T. Bowler & Associates. "His extensive financial services experience and expertise will be an asset to our clients and business partners."

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"I am thrilled to begin my work with B.T. Bowler & Associates. In searching for a highly regarded, client-centric, comprehensive financial advisory firm to bring my valued clients, this firm was my preferred choice. My decision to join the team was based on the world class client service, range of solutions the practice offers and results they deliver," Downey said.

Downey, of Wilton, is an active volunteer with the Wilton Kiwanis Club. He enjoys golf, fishing and competitive paddle tennis.

B.T. Bowler & Associates has been helping clients for more than 18 years to protect their assets and preserve their income. As a comprehensive financial advisory practice, the team works collaboratively with clients to examine their entire financial state including asset allocation, insurance, estate and tax planning issues, and then creates, implements and refines a financial plan fitting their unique needs and goals.