Ken is a founding partner of New York Financial Partners, Inc. and New York Partners Employees Benefit Group. Ken regards his relationship building skills as essential to maintaining long-term associations with his clients. These skills have helped enable him to provide sound investment advice and deliver objective financial strategies over long-term investment cycles. This knowledge was gained through years of experience working with elite Wall Street firms.
With a background in the financial industry of over a quarter century, Ken also has broad knowledge of the insurance industry acquired while working at Guardian Insurance.
His previous experience includes positions of rank at large firms such as Shearson-Lehman and Prudential-Bache, as well as regional firms Ryan Beck (formerly Gruntal & Co.) and Robb, Peck & McCooey. Throughout much of his tenures, Ken primarily worked within the highly regarded Private Client Groups as Vice President and with small and mid-sized corporate customers.
Ken received a BS from St. John's University. Among philanthropic and volunteer initiatives, Ken was involved with local Special Olympics chapters and gives financial support to disabled and underprivileged children. He dedicates much of his spare time coaching football. Ken is the founder (2005) of a youth football organization in Northport, New York, which in its second year had over 12 teams and over 400 participants.
Ken resides in Northport with his wife and three children.