LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hilliard Lyons, Kentucky’s largest regional wealth management firm, announced additions to its leadership team, expansion of other roles, and the creation of a Chief Investment Officer position.
Four additions to the Executive Team include the promotions of:
- Former Evansville Complex Manager Alan Newman to Executive Vice President and Director of Private Client Group;
- Bary Dedge to Executive Vice President and Director of Information Technology, Operations, and Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO);
- Joe Cutsinger to Executive Vice President and Director of Budget and Financial Analytics; and
- Senior Vice President Nick Papachristou to Chief Marketing Officer.
In addition, Senior Vice President Mark Nickel has become the 163-year-old firm’s first Chief Investment Officer, responsible for coordinating the firm’s overall investment strategy.
“Hilliard Lyons has a long track record of success for our clients,” said Hilliard Lyons president Tom Kessinger. “Our success comes from the talented Financial Consultants that work daily with our clients and the people at the Home Office who support them. These moves emphasize our commitment to the financial success of our clients and further strengthen our team for our next 150 years.”
In addition to the promotions that added Executive Team members, other Hilliard Lyons executives are filling new roles: Executive Vice President Gary England has been named to the new position of Chief Legal Officer; Senior Vice President Curtis McCubbin has been promoted to General Counsel; and Andy Dytrych will join Bary Dedge’s team as Vice President and Director of EPMO.
“I have seen the talent and commitment exhibited by this fantastic team,” said CEO Jim Allen. “I have great confidence in Tom Kessinger and the bench strength of the executive team to keep our foundation strong and build upon the Hilliard Lyons legacy as we prepare to meet client’s increasingly complex needs for wealth management advice.”
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About Hilliard Lyons
Founded in 1854 and operating more than 70 offices in 12 states, Hilliard Lyons (www.hilliard.com) focuses on creating, preserving, and distributing clients’ wealth. The firm specializes in planning issues that include education funding, business succession, retirement, and trusts and estates – to advise clients through life’s financial challenges.
J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons, LLC is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, FINRA, and SIPC.