Ward & Company, Ltd., was originally formed as The Johnson Financial Group (changed to Johnson, Hadley, Ward & Company) which provided a broad range of professinoal investment
services. Bartholomew Ward founded Leer Pfeiffer Ward Corporation, a California-based Registered Investment Advisor providing investment services from 1982-1986. In 1993, Bartholomew James Ward became
president and CEO and changed the name of the firm to Ward & Company, Ltd. The combined experience of the firm's officers and associates include extensive backgrounds in securites analysis, stock market
research, portfolio management operations, trading, securities compliance and ticker tape analysis.