Takezoe, 38, joined Diamond Electric in July 2012, when he began working at the company's offices in Osaka, Japan. He moved to West Virginia in January to assume the newly created accounting position. He lives with his wife and two children in Putnam County.
Stike was included in the "Top 1,000 Financial Advisors" list in Barron's Feb. 18 issue. Nominees for the list are ranked according to several factors, including assets under management, revenue generated for their firms, quality of service and regulatory records.