Press Release

Oct 18, 2018

Janney Welcomes 41 New Hires to the Firm’s Private Client Group in Third Quarter of 2018


PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 18, 2018 – Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (“Janney”), a leading full-service wealth management, capital markets, and asset management firm headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, welcomed 41 professionals to its Private Client Group in the third quarter of 2018. This includes 14 experienced Financial Advisors, who advise on more than $1.1 billion in client assets, and 27 Account Executives, Private Client Associates, and Financial Advisor Associates. Janney also opened a new branch office in the third quarter in Lewes, Delaware and strengthened its New York City presence by relocating to a new Midtown office.

“Janney experienced another successful period of recruiting top-notch talent in the third quarter of 2018,” said Jerry Lombard, President of the firm’s Private Client Group. “The advisors who joined Janney this quarter represent some of the best and brightest in the industry and share the firm’s dedication to helping our clients achieve their financial goals. In a highly competitive recruiting environment, Janney continues to attract quality advisors with its boutique-size, entrepreneurial culture, and commitment to the long-term success of our clients.”

The Financial Advisors joining Janney in the third quarter include four teams and five individual advisors, who are located in nine branch offices across the firm’s footprint:

• Kernicky Group – Media, PA
o Michael Kernicky, Executive Vice President/Wealth Management
o Michael J. Kernicky, Vice President/Wealth Management
o John Kernicky, Financial Advisor

• MD Wealth Management Group – Franklin, TN
o Bradley Dickens, First Vice President/Wealth Management
o Jason Minor, Vice President/Wealth Management

• Peck Wealth Management – Towson, MD
o William “Bill” Peck, First Vice President/Wealth Management

• Sammarco, Moore & Nice – Syracuse, NY
o Samuel Sammarco, Senior Vice President/Wealth Management
o William “Bill” Moore, Vice President/Wealth Management
o William “Bill” Nice, Vice President/Wealth Management

• William Daniels, Financial Advisor, Williamsport, PA

• Thomas Gayer, Financial Advisor, Naples, FL

• Glenn Ratcliffe, First Vice President/Investments, Assistant Complex Manager, Fairfield, CT

• Robert Shealy, Jr., Senior Vice President/Wealth Management, Columbia, SC

As of September 2018, Janney has over $85 billion in assets under advisement and has welcomed more than 120 new Private Client Group members, of which over 40 are Financial Advisors. The firm has also opened five new branch offices year-to-date in Battle Creek, Michigan; Columbus, Ohio; Florence, South Carolina; Lewes, Delaware; and Riverhead, New York.

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 Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). Additional company information is available at www.janney.com.

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