1990

J & W Commodities

March 1990

Brad Swenson becomes a partner in “J & W Commodities” brokerage business.

1997

Dakota Commodities

March 1997

“J & W Commodities” changes names to “Dakota Commodities” under the continued ownership of Brad.

2004

Matt Swenson joins the team

April 2004
Matt Swenson joins the team

Brad’s son Matt Swenson becomes a registered commodity broker with “Dakota Commodities”.

2005

Swenson Commodities

January 2005

The name “Dakota Commodities” is changed to “Swenson Commodities”.

2007

Swenson Investments & Commodities

January 2007
Swenson Investments & Commodities

The name “Swenson Commodities” is changed to “Swenson Investments & Commodities” in order to recognize the new investment division of the company.

2007

Barry Matson joins the team

June 2007
Barry Matson joins the team

Barry Matson joins the team and becomes a registered commodity broker.

2007

Office Location Moved

July 2007
Office Location Moved

“Swenson Investments & Commodities” moves out of its current location at “Sioux Nation” into a new location at 608 N West Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104

2009

Travis Krueger joins the team

April 2009
Travis Krueger joins the team

Travis Krueger joins the team as a Financial Advisor for the investment division of “Swenson Investments & Commodities”. Travis had previously been a registered representative since 2004.

2009

Andrew Wieting joins the team

August 2009
Andrew Wieting joins the team

Andrew Wieting joins the team and becomes a registered commodity broker.

2013

Joel Farley joins the team

November 2013
Joel Farley joins the team

Joel Farley joins the team and becomes a registered commodity broker.

2015

Suzie Seydel joins the team

February 2015
Suzie Seydel joins the team

Suzie Seydel joins the team as an office administrator in the Sioux Falls home office location.

2016

Branch office opens in Milford IA

March 2016
Branch office opens in Milford IA

Joel Farley opens a branch office location in Milford IA. The “Swenson Investments & Commodities” office location is shared with fellow agribusiness Prairie Feed & Trucking, LLC.

2016

Mike Sonne joins the team

November 2016
Mike Sonne joins the team

Mike Sonne joins the team and becomes a registered commodity broker. A branch office location is established in fellow agribusiness “Robertson Crop Insurance” in Watertown, SD.

2016

Branch office opens in Watertown, SD

November 2016
2017

Swenson Investments & Commodities bought by employees

September 2017

Matt Swenson, Travis Krueger, Andrew Wieting, and Joel Farley enter into a partnership and purchased “Swenson Investments & Commodities” from Brad Swenson.

2018

Swenson Advisory Group

September 2018
Swenson Advisory Group

Swenson Investments & Commodities” is renamed “Swenson Advisory Group” which serves as the new parent company to the Swenson Business. The change was orchestrated with the intent to clarify the services we offer for new and existing clients.

2018

Swenson Commodities

September 2018
Swenson Commodities

A doing business as entity created under the new parent company “Swenson Advisory Group” and is directly used with our commodity services.

2018

Swenson Wealth Management

September 2018
Swenson Wealth Management

A doing business as entity created under the new parent company “Swenson Advisory Group” and is directly used with our financial services.

2019

New Office Location being Built

February 2019
New Office Location being Built

A new location is being built to better serve our new and existing clients.