PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (“Janney”), a leading full-service wealth management, financial services, and investment banking firm headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, announced today that Davina DeMark has been promoted to Diversity and Inclusion Programs Manager.
In this newly created position, Ms. DeMark will plan, implement and measure diversity and inclusion programs, coordinate internal and external recruiting and community engagement initiatives, support the firm’s five Employee Resource Groups and the employee-led Diversity and Inclusion Council, and ensure alignment of diversity and inclusion objectives to Janney’s business goals.
“Janney is committed to hiring, engaging and retaining a diverse workforce,” said Tim Scheve, President and Chief Executive Officer. “Davina’s experience thus far at Janney and engagement with various external diversity efforts made her the ideal candidate to lead our efforts here. It’s our goal to ensure Janney continues to be a destination for talented professionals.”
Ms. DeMark joined the firm in 2013 as a Reorganization Associate in Operations. Since 2014, she has held the role of Human Resources Training Manager where she engaged with employees and leaders across the firm in the development and execution of various professional development programs. She has an extensive background in financial services including roles at Vanguard and U.S. Bank.
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.