Congratulations to Invested Advisors, Inc. CEO Crystal Sargent; she was honored by San Diego Metro as one of ten women who impact San Diego. The recognition was included in the June issue of the publication with profiles of each of the ten honorees. San Diego Metro has been the publisher of quality journalism and reporting of San Diego’s business and civic news for over 28 years.
A panel of judges recognized Crystal’s business accomplishments and impact she has made serving others in the San Diego community including launching Invested Advisors and Invested Traveler to support the growth, productivity and profitability of Fortune 100 companies and small businesses. The Invested Advisors team advances the goals and objectives of their clients through business strategy advisory services including PEST analysis and other factors, marketing and brand development with luxury-category sensibilities, visual and interactive communications, public and media relations and incentive destination management programs. The company is a Tier 1 and Tier 2 supplier and recently gained DBE and SBE certifications through L.A. Metro.
With a 25 year pedigree as a banking executive for retail, private and commercial institutions, she has helped these companies grow from the millions into the billions while ensuring effective community philanthropy and providing over $3 million in charitable donations and grants to non-profits and community based organizations.
She was recently nominated and approved to join the Board of Directors of the San Diego Police Foundation and will begin serving a two-year term this July. For nine years, she served on the Board of the Old Globe Theatre and six years on the board of the Alzheimer’s Association. She is the San Diego chapter co-president of Illinois Institute of Technology alumni association.
Crystal was also honored with this award in 2015.