“We’re very proud to have Conner represent us in Montecito,” said Jim Weddle, the firm’s managing partner. “The people of this community have grown to rely on our firm for their investment needs, and I am confident Conner will continue our outstanding tradition by providing one-on-one service to our clients.”
Conner said he is enthusiastic about taking over the branch office. “I joined this firm because I was impressed with its commitment to individual investors,” he said. “Now I’m looking forward to meeting with the individuals here to help them meet their financial goals.”
Rehage said he is looking forward to the challenges that lie ahead.
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