October 31, 2018 3:30 p.m.
PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 29, 2018 – Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (“Janney”), a leading full-service wealth management, financial services, and investment banking firm headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, announced that it has further expanded its presence in Florida with the opening of a new office in Amelia Island, the firm’s ninth branch office in the state.
“Our new Amelia Island office reinforces our intention to have a strong presence in Florida and throughout the Southeast region,” said Jerry Lombard, President of the firm’s Private Client Group. “This new location allows us to expand our presence in a key marketplace, while providing better access and a greater level of service for our growing client base in the region.”
Leading the new office is Steven J. Nicklas, a 24-year industry veteran who joined Janney in April 2018 as Vice President/Investments. Mr. Nicklas previously managed offices on Amelia Island during his tenures at UBS and Morgan Stanley.
“I am delighted to be opening Janney’s new office in Amelia Island,” said Steven J. Nicklas, Branch Office Manager. “Amelia Island has been my home for more than 25 years and I look forward to introducing Janney’s fantastic culture to the community and our clients in the area.”
Amelia Island represents the sixth new location opened by Janney in 2018, following Battle Creek, Michigan; Columbus Grandview, Ohio; Florence, South Carolina; Lewes, Delaware and Riverhead, New York.
Janney and the Nassau County Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the opening of the new office with an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, November 1 at 5 PM. The event, which is open to the public, will be held at the office’s new location on 961687 Gateway Blvd., Suite 101-L, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034. For event details and registration, visit: https://advisor.janney.com/stevennicklas/events/.
About Janney Montgomery Scott
Janney provides advice to individual, corporate and institutional clients. Our expertise includes guidance about asset management, corporate and public finance, equity and fixed income investing, equity research, institutional equity and fixed income sales and trading, investment strategy, financial planning, mergers and acquisitions, public and private capital raising, portfolio management, retirement and income planning, and wealth management. Janney is an independently-operated subsidiary of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company and is a member of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). Additional company information is available at www.janney.com.