FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (“Janney”), a leading full-service wealth management, financial services and investment banking firm headquartered in Philadelphia, Pa., today announced the hiring of Greg Torretta as Senior Vice President/Branch Manager of the firm’s Fort Lauderdale, Fla. branch office. With nearly 30 years of financial services experience, Torretta will be tasked with leading the firm’s presence in Fort Lauderdale, as Janney continues to establish itself as the regional firm of choice for financial advisors, industry professionals and affluent clients. Torretta will report to Regional Manager Michael Levin.
“Greg is a well-respected leader in the South Florida region and brings with him a level of experience and knowledge that will be valued as we continue to capitalize on growth opportunities,” said Levin. “We look forward to welcoming Greg to our team and we're excited for him to lead our expansion initiatives.”
A graduate of Castleton State College and Hofstra University, Torretta began his career in 1984 in the Accelerated Management Training Program at EF Hutton, where he remained through various mergers/acquisitions until it became Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, where he served in various leadership positions before assuming the role of regional director. After leaving Morgan Stanley, he joined Raymond James, and now comes to Janney most recently from Ameriprise Financial. Torretta has received the National Advisory Board Award from the Academy of Finance Advisory Board for running a five-year program in South Florida designed to educate the area’s youth about finance.
Janney’s Fort Lauderdale branch office is located at 515 E. Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 900, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301, and can be reached at (954) 762-4400 or toll free at (888) 558-2152.
About Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
Established in 1832, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC provides comprehensive financial advice and superior service to individual, corporate and institutional investors. A full-service, financial services firm, Janney is committed to providing our clients advice through a wealth management approach by focusing on the delivery of strategic financial plans that utilize a variety of financial products and services best suited to help meet their financial goals. Janney is equally committed to providing our corporate and institutional clients objective advice for the successful execution of their unique business plans. Janney provides advice and service to clients through a network of professionals in branch offices located along the entire east coast. Janney is an independently operated subsidiary of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, and is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and the Securities Investor Protection Corporation.