“Attracting high caliber professionals, like Jim, is a testament to the stability, reputation and direction of our firm.”
CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) August 17, 2015
Noyes, a 107 years old wealth management and investment-banking firm, announced today that Jim Longstreth has joined the firm as Managing Director of Wealth Management.
A highly experienced professional with a quarter of a century experience, Longstreth, 59, is based at Noyes’ Indianapolis, IN office. As branch manager and Indiana market leader, he reports directly to Mark Damer, President & Chief Executive Officer. Longstreth joins Noyes from Wells Fargo Advisors. There, as Branch Manager of the Indianapolis Office, he spearheaded the reorganization of acquired branches and their harmonization with the firm’s financial advisors.
The hiring of Longstreth is the latest of a series of ongoing strategic initiatives engineered by Noyes to further its goal of growing its wealth management business. Longstreth will focus on recruiting and acquisitions, while providing Noyes’ advisors with the support, services and culture that empowers them to deliver industry-leading wealth advice to their clients.
“We are thrilled that Jim has joined Noyes. He is well respected and has earned a solid reputation in the industry for his support of advisors,” stated Damer. “Attracting high caliber professionals, like Jim, is a testament to the stability, reputation and direction of our firm.”
Commenting on his new position Longstreth said, “Since I began talking with Noyes, I have been impressed by their client focus and the flexibility they offer to their advisors. They have proactively created viable operational solutions to effectively address the issues I have been hearing advisors talking about for years in our industry, and I am excited to be part of the future of Noyes.”
Longstreth began his financial advisor career at Shearson Lehman Brothers. After that, he served as Complex Manager, First Vice President at Prudential Securities, Senior Managing Director and Chief Operation Officer at Fulcrum Holdings, LLC, and Managing Director at MetLife/New England Financial in Indianapolis.
Longstreth earned a Bachelor of Art in Communications from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. In addition to being a State of Indiana Licensed Life & Health Insurance Agent and a Licensed Professional Business Coach, he holds FINRA Licenses Series 3, 5, 7, 8, 15, 24, 28, 63 and 65. He sits on the board of Legacy Fund of Hamilton County; is a Finance Committee Member of Central Indiana Community Foundation; and former Chairman of the Advisory Board of the America Red Cross of Greater Indianapolis
Noyes, through its subsidiaries David A. Noyes & Company and Noyes Advisors, LLC is a full-service investment firm headquartered in downtown Chicago with branches throughout the Midwest. Founded in 1908, the firm is one of the oldest securities firms in Chicago, and has served the Indianapolis area for nearly 80 years. The employee owned firm offers a comprehensive menu of products and services to individual and institutional clients. Noyes has seven offices in Illinois, Indiana and Michigan. For more visit http://www.danoyes.com.