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October 22, 2014 09:00 ET

Wealth Advisory Firm, Halbert Hargrove, Appoints Elliott Hollingsworth as Regional Director

LONG BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - October 22, 2014) -

  • Hollingsworth to be based out of Halbert Hargrove's Long Beach headquarters
  • Hollingsworth brings 15 years of experience to the firm, held previous roles with Oakwood Capital and Merrill Lynch
  • Hollingsworth's appointment the latest in the firm's ongoing development, allowing it to more effectively serve the investment management and wealth advisory needs of its rapidly growing clientele 

Halbert Hargrove, a fiduciary investment management and wealth advisory firm, headquartered in Long Beach, CA managing more than $4 billion in client assets as of Sept 30, 2014, announced today the appointment of Elliott Hollingsworth as Regional Director to be based out of its Long Beach headquarters.

"Hiring Elliott is consistent with the overall growth plans for Halbert Hargrove," said Drew W. Taylor, Managing Director of Halbert Hargrove. "He employs a client-first, conscientious perspective that is the hallmark of Halbert Hargrove's approach to client relationships." 

With 15 years of industry experience, Hollingsworth specializes in providing fiduciary investment management and wealth advisory services to successful individuals and families. Hollingsworth gained extensive investment expertise while working for both Oakwood Capital and Merrill Lynch and earned his M.B.A. from the University Of Southern California's Marshall School Of Business in 2008.

"It's exciting to be joining one of the top wealth advisory firms in the country," says Hollingsworth. "Halbert Hargrove's innovative team culture, commitment to transparency, and fiduciary advantages make this the perfect environment to succeed in. I'm excited to watch Halbert Hargrove grow over the coming years."

Since its founding in 1933, Halbert Hargrove has maintained its independence and in August, 2014 announced record growth with the firm achieving 81% asset management growth within a 12-month time period. The announcement of Elliott Hollingsworth joining their ranks reinforces the impressive growth that Halbert Hargrove continues to experience.

John C. Abusaid, President and COO of Halbert Hargrove adds: "Elliott fits well with our culture. He is confident, humble, smart, and focused on what clients need. Elliott embodies the team environment that we at Halbert Hargrove continue to foster, and we look forward to the positive impact that he will have on both our clients and the business."

Halbert Hargrove is consistently ranked among the best advisory firms in the country by industry observers, ranking #16 in Forbes top 50 Wealth Managers in 2014. 

About Halbert Hargrove

Halbert Hargrove Global Advisors, LLC, is a fiduciary investment management and wealth advisory firm that provides investment management, wealth advisory, financial planning, and consulting services to individuals, families, charitable organizations, and trusts. Founded in 1933, Halbert Hargrove is headquartered in Long Beach, CA, and has $4.08B assets under management. For more information on Halbert Hargrove, including important disclosures relating to the 2014 rankings, please visit www.halberthargrove.com

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