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Mark S. Wolff, CLU, Joins Highland Capital Brokerage as Sales Vice President
(Birmingham, AL, September 24, 2015 – Highland Capital Brokerage, Inc. (HCB) a subsidiary of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. announced today that Mark Wolff has joined the company as Sales Vice President for HCB Northwest. In this position, Mr. Wolff will be focused on partnering with institutional and independent advisors to provide customized insurance solutions for their clients.
“We are very pleased that Mark has joined the Highland team at HCB Northwest,” said Jim Gelder, CEO. “Mark has established relationships in Northern California and Nevada which will expand the Highland footprint and provide opportunities to showcase our value proposition. Mark is extremely well regarded and we look forward to his continued success.”
Prior to joining HCB, Mr. Wolff was a Wealth and Insurance Planning Specialist for Millennium Financial. He is a 15-year plus veteran of the financial services industry. Mr. Wolff began his career as a financial advisor and spent 10 years at Hartford Life and Prudential as Regional Sales Vice President. In these positions, Mark collaborated with advisory teams at the nation’s largest banks, Wall Street firms, and insurance agencies, to develop insurance strategies with the goal of enhancing financial plans in the protection and creation of income and wealth.
Mr. Wolff holds a Chartered Life Underwriter® designation, a professional designation granted by the American College indicating advanced training in estate planning and life insurance, as well as adherence to a strict code of ethics. He also holds series 7 and 66 securities licenses, is a graduate of The Small Business Owner’s Institute at the University of Hartford’s Barney School of Business, and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance and Business Administration from California State University, Fullerton.
About Highland Capital Brokerage
Highland Capital Brokerage is a national brokerage company providing point-of-sale support, advanced marketing, and creative estate and business planning techniques to financial advisors and insurance professionals. We deliver these services in an efficient, client-focused environment that extends to carrier and product expertise, underwriting negotiation, and complete back office processing. Our core competencies include life insurance, annuities, and long term care. HCB delivers objective access to major insurance carriers, advanced planning support, expertise in risk underwriting, and back office processing to insurance brokers, financial planners, and various institutions such as banks, wirehouses, and certified public accountant firms. To learn more about Highland Capital Brokerage, visit www.highlandbrokerage.com.
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About Ladenburg Thalmann
Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (NYSE MKT: LTS, LTS PrA) is a publicly-traded diversified financial services company based in Miami, Florida. Ladenburg’s subsidiaries include industry-leading independent broker-dealer firms Securities America, Inc., Triad Advisors, Inc., Securities Service Network, Inc., Investacorp, Inc. and KMS Financial Services, Inc., as well as Premier Trust, Inc., Ladenburg Thalmann Asset Management Inc., Highland Capital Brokerage, Inc., a leading independent life insurance brokerage company, and Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. Inc., an investment bank which has been a member of the New York Stock Exchange for 135 years. The company is committed to investing in the growth of its subsidiaries while respecting and maintaining their individual business identities, cultures, and leadership. For more information, please visit www.ladenburg.com.