12636 High Bluff Drive
Brian has been chosen as a 5 Star Wealth Manager by San Diego Magazine for 2012 and 2013
The Union-Tribune Readers "San Diego's Favorite" & "Best of La Jolla" 2020: San Diego county residents who participated in the Reader poll voted for the "best of" in various categories. The sponsor then selects the top ten finalists as the winners. The voting period ran from May 11, 2020 to June 9, 2020.
San Diego's Favorite" & "Best of La Jolla" 2020:San Diego's Favorite & Best of La Jolla award is not indicative of the wealth managers’ future performance. The inclusion of a wealth manager on the San Diego's Favorite & Best of La Jolla list should not be construed as an endorsement of the wealth manager. Working with a wealth manager, is no guarantee as to future investment success, nor is there any guarantee that the selected wealth managers will be on this list in the future. The award methodology does not evaluate the quality of services provided.For more information on San Diego's Favorite" & "Best of La Jolla” and the research/selection methodology, go to https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sdbest.The Five Star Wealth Manager award, administered by Crescendo Business Services, LLC (dba Five Star Professional), is based on 10 objective criteria. Eligibility criteria – required: 1. Credentialed as a registered investment adviser or a registered investment adviser representative; 2. Actively licensed as a registered investment adviser or as a principal of a registered investment adviser firm for a minimum of 5 years; 3. Favorable regulatory and complaint history review (As defined by Five Star Professional, the wealth manager has not; A. Been subject to a regulatory action that resulted in a license being suspended or revoked, or payment of a fine; B. Had more than a total of three settled or pending complaints filed against them and/or a total of five settled, pending, dismissed or denied complaints with any regulatory authority or Five Star Professional’s consumer complaint process. Unfavorable feedback may have been discovered through a check of complaints registered with a regulatory authority or complaints registered through Five Star Professional’s consumer complaint process; feedback may not be representative of any one clients’ experience; C. Individually contributed to a financial settlement of a customer complaint; D. Filed for personal bankruptcy within the past 11 years; E. Been terminated from a financial services firm within the past 11 years; F. Been convicted of a felony); 4. Fulfilled their firm review based on internal standards; 5. Accepting new clients. Evaluation criteria – considered: 6. One-year client retention rate; 7. Five-year client retention rate; 8. Non-institutional discretionary and/or non-discretionary client assets administered; 9. Number of client households served; 10. Education and professional designations. Wealth managers do not pay a fee to be considered or placed on the final list of Five Star Wealth Managers. Award does not evaluate quality of services provided to clients. Once awarded, wealth managers may purchase additional profile ad space or promotional products. The Five Star award is not indicative of the wealth manager’s future performance. Wealth managers may or may not use discretion in their practice and therefore may not manage their clients’ assets. The inclusion of a wealth manager on the Five Star Wealth Manager list should not be construed as an endorsement of the wealth manager by Five Star Professional or this publication. Working with a Five Star Wealth Manager or any wealth manager is no guarantee as to future investment success, nor is there any guarantee that the selected wealth managers will be awarded this accomplishment by Five Star Professional in the future. For more information on the Five Star award and the research/selection methodology, go to fivestarprofessional.com