Press Release

Aug 3, 2016

28 Experienced Advisors Joined Janney as of July 2016

Philadelphia, PA – August 3, 2016 – Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (“Janney”), a leading full- service wealth management, financial services and investment banking firm headquartered in Philadelphia, Pa., announced the hiring of five financial advisors in July. This brings the firm’s total to 28 new advisors to the Firm in 2016. These latest additions will join Janney’s Florida, New York, and Pennsylvania offices. Combined, these five advisors have more than 65 years of investment industry experience.

In Florida, Janney has hired Ryan Steckler as a Financial Advisor. Steckler joins from Oppenheimer & Co. He will be based out of Janney’s Palm Beach Gardens, FL office.

In New York, Janney has added two advisors, Peter Miezels, Senior Vice President / Wealth Management and Christopher Carpenter, Financial Advisor. They join from Stifel, Nicolaus & Company Incorporated. Carpenter, new to the business and working with Miezels, is a former Major League Baseball pitcher for both the Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox. 

In Pennsylvania, Janney has hired William T. Manchester, AIF®, Vice President / Wealth Management, in the Firm’s Radnor, PA branch office. Manchester is formerly associated with Stifel, Nicolaus & Company Incorporated. Arthur (Todd) E. Jones, Vice President / Wealth Management, also joins the Firm along the Main Line, in the Bryn Mawr, PA office. Jones is formerly affiliated with Boenning & Scattergood. 

“We look forward to the many great relationships that will develop as a result of bringing these experienced and respected professionals to the firm. Our culture and business objectives are to support our advisors enabling them to provide an unwavering focus on meeting client needs. We believe this is what makes Janney a top destination in the industry for advisors today, “said Jerry Lombard, president of the Firm’s Private Client Group.

About Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
Janney provides advice to individual, corporate and institutional clients. Our expertise includes guidance about asset management, corporate and public finance, equity and fixed income investing, equity research, institutional equity and fixed income sales and trading, investment strategy, financial planning, mergers and acquisitions, public and private capital raising, portfolio management, retirement and income planning, and wealth management. Janney is an independently-operated subsidiary of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company and is a member of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). Additional company information is available at

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