Bruce Berno Named 2011 Five Star Wealth Manager

Cincinnati, OH, June 2011 - Berno Financial Management, Inc., is proud to announce that Bruce J. Berno, CFP®, has been named a 2011 Five Star Wealth Manager by Five Star Professional in partnership with Cincinnati Magazine.

Five Star Professional and Cincinnati Magazine identified area wealth managers who provide exceptional service and overall satisfaction as indicated by clients, peers and industry experts. Fewer than 7 percent of wealth managers in the Cincinnati area were recognized.

"I'm honored to be recognized as a Five Star Wealth Manager," said Bruce Berno. "The Five Star award helps consumers identify exceptionally well qualified financial professionals and is a confirmation of ourcommitment to providing high-quality client service."

A complete list of 2011 Five Star Wealth Managers will appear in a special section of the October issue of Cincinnati Magazine.

Five Star Professional provides localized, independent client satisfaction research on the performance of service professionals. Five Star Professional conducts research with consumers, and industry peers and leaders, to identify service professionals who score highest in overall satisfaction. Award candidates also undergo a thorough regulatory review. Five Star Professional joins forces with city and regional magazines to make the research results available to consumers in more than 45 markets across the United States and now, Canada. For more information, go to www.fivestarprofessional.com.

For more information about Bruce Berno and Berno Financial Management, call 513-474-9191 or visit www.bernofinmgt.com.

About Bruce J. Berno, CFP®, and Berno Financial Management

Bruce J. Berno, CFP® is the founder of Berno Financial Management, Inc. a fee-only comprehensive personal financial planning and investment advisory firm headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Since 1993, Berno Financial Management has been helping individuals and families achieve financial peace of mind. For more information about Berno Financial Management, visit www.bernofinmgt.com.