John Adams Vaccaro, CEO of the investment firm Westport Resources, has been named to the financial newspaper Barron's Top 1,200 Financial Advisors in the nation.

The weekly publication ranks the top advisers by state, and Vaccaro was seventh among 34 Connecticut financial advisers cited, Westport Resources said in a news release. Barron's rankings are based on assets managed, revenue produced, regulatory record, quality of practice and philanthropic work.

The company said Vaccaro has been named to the list five straight years.

With offices at 55 Greens Farms Road, Westport Resources provides investment services to individuals, families, municipalities and institutions globally.