Janney announced the hiring of Bernie L. Townes, First Vice President/ Investments to the firm’s Melville, NY branch office.

PHILADELPHIA, PA Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (“Janney”), a leading full-service wealth management, financial services, and investment banking firm headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, announced the hiring of Bernie L. Townes, First Vice President/ Investments to the firm’s Melville, NY branch office.

“Janney is continuing to attract top-quality financial advisors like Bernie to the firm,” said Anthony DiDonato, Melville Branch Office Manager at Janney. “We are thrilled to welcome him to our Melville office, as he is a talented financial advisor with a proven track record of success.”

Townes, First Vice President/ Wealth Management, was formerly affiliated with UBS Financial Services. A 33-year industry veteran, Townes is a graduate of Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. Townes is the fourth experienced financial advisor to join Janney’s Melville branch in the past three months, following John Hardiman, William Lepping, and Colleen Mackenzie-Doino.

Janney’s Melville, NY branch office is located at 324 S Service Road, Suite 100, Melville, NY 11747.

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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 Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). Additional company information is available at www.janney.com.

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