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DEVIN GAROFALO HONORED AS ONE OF LPL FINANCIAL’S TOP FINANCIAL ADVISORS, THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR
MIDLOTHIAN, VA — January 28, 2023 — Devin Garofalo, an independent LPL Financial advisor, and Chief Executive Officer of Colonial River Wealth Management, announced his inclusion in LPL’s Executive Council. This elite award is presented to less than 0.5% of the firm’s more than 21,000 financial advisors nationwide*.
“This is an impressive achievement that Devin Garofalo has earned as a top performer and showcases his dedication to his clients,” said Angela Xavier, LPL executive vice president, Independent Advisor Services. “It is an honor to support Devin with robust technology, integrated products and differentiated services so he can run a thriving practice. We wish Devin and his entire team continued success as they create meaningful impact in the lives of their clients.”
Garofalo serves clients based in Midlothian, Newport News, and Williamsburg and provides a full range of financial services including retirement and financial planning, individual money management, individual stocks and bonds, mutual funds, annuities, and more.
“We work diligently as a team to take the stress out of asset management, retirement income planning, estate planning, and tax strategies so that our clients can focus their time and attention on the things that bring joy and happiness to their family on life’s journey,” Garofalo says. “It takes a true team effort to build a highly successful, client service-oriented investment company like Colonial River Wealth Management.”
Garofalo is affiliated with LPL Financial, a leading wealth management firm. LPL provides the resources, tools and technology that support advisors in their work to enrich their clients’ financial lives.
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About LPL Financial
LPL Financial (Nasdaq: LPLA) was founded on the principle that the firm should work for the advisor, and not the other way around. Today, LPL is a leader in the markets we serve**, supporting more than 21,000 financial advisors, including advisors at approximately 1,100 institution-based investment programs and at approximately 500 registered investment advisor ("RIA") firms nationwide. We are steadfast in our commitment to the advisor-centered model and the belief that Americans deserve access to personalized guidance from a financial advisor. At LPL, independence means that advisors have the freedom they deserve to choose the business model, services, and technology resources that allow them to run their perfect practice. And they have the freedom to manage their client relationships because they know their clients best. Simply put, we take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.
*Achievement is based on annual production among LPL Advisors only.
**Top RIA custodian (Cerulli Associates, 2020 U.S. RIA Marketplace Report). No. 1 Independent Broker-Dealer in the U.S. (Based on total revenues, Financial Planning magazine 1996-2022). Among third-party providers of brokerage services to banks and credit unions, No. 1 in AUM Growth from Financial Institutions; No. 1 in Market Share of AUM from Financial Institutions; No. 1 in Market Share of Revenue from Financial Institutions; No. 1 on Financial Institution Market Share; No. 1 on Share of Advisors (2021-2022 Kehrer Bielan Research & Consulting Annual TPM Report). Fortune 500 as of June 2021.
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