Articles, press releases, and media mentions

Advisor Perspectives

July 14, 2022
Gaining Perspective Podcast: The Toughest Questions Advisors Will Get From Clients

Integrated Financial Group’s Land Bridgers and Don Patrick were interviewed by Advisor Perspectives’ founder and CEO Robert Huebscher for their Gaining Perspective podcast, discussing what IFG advisors are doing right to help clients navigate the headlines and the uncertainty of the economy, the tough questions advisors are receiving from clients, and how advisors can differentiate themselves during turbulent times.

Financial Planning Magazine

June 15, 2022
Tech Survey 2022: How advisors are investing for the future

Don Patrick and Land Bridgers weigh in on Financial Planning’s 2022 Advisor Tech Survey, discussing the importance of technology in allowing advisors to create capacity and connect with and service more individuals and families.

Swift Chats Podcast

June 8, 2022
Compilation Podcast Episode from the 2022 T3 Technology Tools for Today Conference

Integrated Financial Group’s CEO Land Bridgers was interviewed by Jonny Swift of Impact Communications on the Swift Chats Podcast compilation episode from the 2022 T3 Technology Tools for Today Conference, discussing his biggest highlights and takeaways from the conference, the importance of financial technology for IFG advisors, and more.

T3 Technology Tools for Today

May 3, 2022
#T3SocialCam Video Interview with Land Bridgers at the 2022 T3 Technology Conference

Integrated Financial Group’s CEO Land Bridgers was interviewed on the #T3SocialCam at the 2022 T3 Technology Tools for Today Conference, sharing his biggest takeaway from the conference regarding technology in the financial services industry.

Yahoo! Finance

April 5, 2022
Integrated Financial Group and CEO Land Bridgers Receive Awards in The Atlanta Journal Constitution’s 2022 Top Workplaces

Integrated Financial Group (IFG) announced that they recently won two of The Atlanta Journal Constitution’s 2022 Top Workplaces awards, ranking as the 11th Top Small Workplace in Atlanta for 2022. In addition, IFG CEO Land Bridgers won a special individual ‘Leadership’ award.

Financial Planning Magazine

March 21, 2022
How the pandemic drove me into financial services — and why I’m staying

Trading Assistant Peyton Prince wrote this bylined article for Financial Planning Magazine, discussing his career path, how the pandemic drove him into the financial services industry, and his journey to joining the team at Integrated Financial Group.


March 18, 2022
Joining the Independent Wave? 3 Ways to Make It a Smoother Ride

Integrated Financial Group’s CEO Land Bridgers wrote this bylined article for ThinkAdvisor, providing 3 tips on how advisors looking to become independent can make the transition smoother and easier.

Atlanta Journal Constitution

March 10, 2022
Special Awards: Top Small Workplaces – Leadership

Integrated Financial Group’s CEO Land Bridgers won a special award in the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s 2022 Top Workplaces Awards, being recognized in the ‘Leadership’ subcategory of Top Small Workplaces.

Atlanta Journal Constitution

March 10, 2022
All of the Winners of AJC’s 2022 Top Workplaces Awards

Integrated Financial Group was yet again a winner of the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s Top Workplaces Awards, placing #11 in Top Small Workplaces for 2022. IFG has ranked as one of the Top Small Workplaces in Atlanta every year since 2015.

Yahoo! Finance

February 8, 2022
Integrated Financial Group Successfully Holds 2022 Retreat In-Person in Atlanta

Integrated Financial Group (IFG), a consortium of independent financial planners dedicated to leading the fiduciary standard for the investment and wealth management industry, recently held their 2022 Retreat for their advisor “brain trust” members, staff, and sponsors.

WealthManagement Magazine

December 30, 2021
Vision Casting for 2022 and Beyond

CEO Land Bridgers’ bylined article is included in the 2022 Market Outlook issue of WealthManagement Magazine, where he discusses vision casting for the new year, questions to ponder when planning for the future, how the playing field for financial advisors has changed over the past couple of years, challenges and opportunities encountered thanks to the pandemic, and more.


December 14, 2021
Land Bridgers of Integrated Financial Group – Empowering Independent Advisors to Reach Their Full Potential

CEO Land Bridgers is profiled, discussing the secrets to being a successful CEO during difficult times and qualities of a good leader. He also discusses challenges that he and IFG have encountered during the pandemic, as well as difficult decisions that had to be made.

Bizwomen by The Business Journals

December 7, 2021
In Her Own Words: Heather Hawthorne’s company culture of compassion

Director of Marketing Heather Hawthorne is profiled for Bizwomen’s “In Her Own Words” series, discussing how the pandemic has affected her personal and professional life, including how the company culture at IFG has enabled her to thrive in both areas.

The Modern Financial Advisor Podcast by Truelytics

October 11, 2021
Using Compassion As A Tool For Business Growth and Stability

CEO Land Bridgers is featured as a guest on the Modern Financial Advisor Podcast, discussing how Integrated Financial Group has made compassion a driving force for growth and stability used as a core component in their business strategy.

The Associated Press

October 6, 2021
Integrated Financial Group Ranks as a Top 25 Advisory Firm in Atlanta for 2021

Integrated Financial Group announces being named a Top 25 Financial Advisory Firm in Atlanta by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, finishing 15th in the 2021 rankings. In addition, IFG shares details on their involvement in Atlanta’s 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

Atlanta Business Chronicle

September 10, 2021
Atlanta’s 25 Largest Financial Planning and Advisory Firms

Integrated Financial Group was featured in the Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of the top 25 largest financial advisory firms in Atlanta, coming in at number 15 in the list. IFG has ranked in the top 25 since 2004.

Communication Intelligence Magazine

September 6, 2021
Role Modeled Compassion Opens Up Relationships

CEO Land Bridgers offers valuable insights on compassion in the workplace, including highlights from the recent article he was featured in from Communication Intelligence Magazine.

Communication Intelligence Magazine

September 5, 2021
Protective Qualities of Compassion in the Workplace and Business

CEO Land Bridgers is profiled, discussing the importance of compassion in business and in the workplace, as well as why leaders of any organization should give full weight to people’s psychology and how they are affected by the myriad of emotions they experience.

Yahoo! Finance

September 3, 2021
How To Support Women-Owned Small Businesses

CEO Land Bridgers is quoted in this article on how to support women-owned small businesses, discussing how mature business owners sharing their own experiences and how they overcame obstacles can help catapult younger business owners past similar struggles.


September 2, 2021
How To Support Women-Owned Small Businesses

CEO Land Bridgers is featured in this article on how to support women-owned small businesses, including actively seeking out women-owned businesses, showing support digitally, donating to crowdfunds, and sharing expertise.


September 15, 2020
Land Bridgers To Assume CEO Role At Integrated Financial Group (IFG)

In September of 2020, Integrated Financial Group announced that Land Bridgers would assume the role of CEO, and Don Patrick, IFG Founder and long-standing CEO, would take on a new role as Founder and Chief Strategy Officer.

Financial Planning

September 4, 2018
New day at LPL? 20 advisors describe changes under Dan Arnold

Land Bridgers discusses Integrated Financial Group’s experience at the 2018 LPL Focus Conference, as well as the culture change experienced at LPL under new CEO Dan Arnold.


May 07, 2018
Integrated Financial Group Announces Milestone Company Growth

In May of 2018, Integrated Financial Group announced that they had completed a milestone expansion of their leadership team, support services, and office space, focusing on cultivating talent and improving processes and procedures to serve their advisor members more effectively.

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