MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (March 6, 2017) – RBC Wealth Management, one of the nation’s largest full-service wealth management firms, announces that 24 financial advisors were named to the list of the “Top 1200 Financial Advisors” in 2017 in the March 4 issue of Barron’s, a national financial newspaper published by Dow Jones & Company.      

Barron’s ranks nominees based on several factors which include: quality of practice, revenues generated and assets under management. Out of thousands of nominees, the 1,200 recipients of the award represents approximately less than one half percent of all advisors in the industry.

“This prestigious recognition did not happen without great efforts and years of commitment to best serving the needs of their clients,” said Michael Armstrong, CEO of RBC Wealth Management – U.S. “These talented financial advisors stand out examples of professionalism and integrity, and as individuals who strive every day to uphold the highest standards of service.”

The complete list of RBC Wealth Management Barron’s Top 1200 Financial Advisors:

Joe Di Vito, Phoenix, AZ

Buzz Garlock, Omaha, NE

Allan Flader, Phoenix, AZ

Richard Kelley, Omaha, NE

Glenn Pahnke, Scottsdale, AZ

Robert Boland, Philadelphia, PA

Chip Pisoni, Scottsdale, AZ

David Hillard, Rapid City, SD

Pat Severo, Beverly Hills, CA

Kevin Blonkvist, Midland, TX

Brian Clement, Portland, ME

Greg Glosser, Dallas, TX

Brian Kroneberger, Hunt Valley, MD

Steven Herzog, Houston, TX

Ann Marie Etergino, Washington DC

Randy Price, Houston, TX

Brad Wheelock, St. Could, MN

David Miller, Huntington, WV

John Micera, Florham Park, NJ

Ed Stike, Charleston, WV

Ira Mark, New York, NY

Bob Chernow, Milwaukee, WI

Bryan Pedersen, Cheyenne, WY

John Larsen, Mequon, WI

About RBC Wealth Management – U.S.

In the United States, RBC Wealth Management operates as a division of RBC Capital Markets, LLC. Founded in 1909, RBC Capital Markets, LLC is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, and other major securities exchanges. RBC Wealth Management has $289 billion in total client assets with approximately 1,800 financial advisors operating in 200 locations in 40 states.

Media Contact:

Jonell Lundquist, RBC Wealth Management
612-371-2239, jonell.lundquist@rbc.com

The Barron’s Top 1200 Financial Advisors Award is based on the following criteria: The individual is credentialed as a FINRA registered representative, assets under management, revenue produced for the firm, regulatory and compliance record. The financial advisor does not pay a fee to be considered for or to receive this award. This award does not evaluate the quality of services provided to clients. This is not indicative of this financial advisor’s future performance.