Los Angeles, CA – March 9, 2022 – Wedbush Securities, one of the nation’s leading independent financial services providers, is pleased to announce that Senior Vice President and Branch Manager, Douglas Pryor, has earned his Certified Investment Management Analyst (“CIMA®”) designation. This honor is bestowed upon Financial Advisors by the Investment & Wealth Institute for those who have met all the requirements and passed the qualification examination. It continues to be the highest level of advanced investment education for client-facing advisors.
Douglas has more than 27 years in financial services with 20 of those years also serving as a branch manager. Before joining Wedbush in 2015, Douglas held positions at Morgan Stanley and Stifel Financial. While at Stifel, he started the Orange County branch, which he grew within three years from being the sole employee to having 9 advisors and 4 staff members in his office and recruiting another 9 advisors to other offices. In every role, Douglas helps his clients make smart, informed investments to build their wealth.
Douglas states, “It’s an honor to earn the CIMA distinction. It has provided me with the additional experience and sophisticated knowledge, to further help my clients achieve their investment objectives.”
Regional Executive, Frank Epinger adds, “Douglas is an integral part of the success of our Los Angeles and Honolulu wealth management offices. Having the CIMA distinction sets him apart as a branch manager and as an advisor, and we couldn’t be happier for him in this accomplishment.”
Douglas Pryor, CIMA®
Senior Vice President and Branch Manager
About Wedbush Securities
Since our founding in 1955, Wedbush has been a leader in the financial services industry, providing our clients, both private and institutional, with a wide range of securities brokerage, wealth management, and investment banking services. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California with 100 registered offices and nearly 900 colleagues, the firm focuses on client service and financial safety, innovation, and the utilization of advanced technology.