Raleigh, NC, April 09, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Michael Sterling, president and CEO of Banyan Rock & Talent, a Raleigh-based collaboration of wealth strategists, announced today that W. Landon Watts, a financial strategist, has been inducted to the Van Kampen Investments Chairman’s Council. This designation is made in recognition of Watts’ outstanding dedication, continued support and exceptional level of success in the industry.
“Landon is a deserving recipient of this honor,” said Sterling. “Not only is he someone who clients depend on for accurate investment and insurance counsel, but he is able to provide his peers with advice and recommendations for career success.”
Since joining Banyan Rock & Talent in 1997, Watts has focused on providing financial counseling relating to business retirement benefits and business succession planning. He also works with clients and their families in protecting their assets, wealth transfers, college funding, and retirement account planning and management.
Van Kampen Investments has a long-standing history dating back to 1927 as one of the oldest and largest investment firms in the United States. The Council designation is structured to provide members with priority access to the most effective tools and resources in the industry.
For more information on W. Landon Watts, please visit www.LandonWatts.com or call (919) 782-0033.
About W. Landon Watts:
W. Landon Watts specializes in financial services solutions for corporations, individuals and institutions, focusing on retirement planning in both the non-profit and for-profit sectors. Working within certain parameters, a tax-advantaged philosophy is certain to be addressed with all of his clients. Although, Watts understands everyone has different goals, risk tolerances and objectives, he enjoys customizing each portfolio for his clients. Since receiving a Bachelor of Science degree from Appalachian State University in 1993, Watts joined Banyan Rock & Talent in 1997. He current holds Investment Company and Variable Contract license and the Life and Health Insurance license and is licensed to conduct business in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. Visit www.LandonWatts.com for more information.
About Banyan Rock & Talent:
Based in Raleigh, Banyan Rock & Talent is a collaboration of registered reps with FSC Securities Corporation. Founded on the philosophy that strength, growth and the diversification of client’s hard-earned money is made possible through knowledge, diligence and years of experience, Banyan Rock & Talent specializes in areas including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, variable annuities, retirement strategies, market timers, life insurance, disability insurance and applied real estate. All strategists are registered representatives offering securities through FSC Securities Corporation, a registered broker-dealer, member of NASD/SIPC. For further information visit www.taxfreeinvesting.com, 3356 Six Forks Road Raleigh, NC 27609, or call (919) 782-0033.
About AIG Advisor Group, Inc.:
The AIG Advisor Group, Inc. is among the largest independent Registered Representative network in the United States and consists of Advantage Capital Corporation, AIG Financial Advisors, Inc., FSC Securities Corporation and Royal Alliance Associates, Inc. and are all members of NASD & SIPC. These independent broker-dealers, with more than 7,000 independent financial professionals, are all wholly-owned subsidiaries of American International Group, Inc. (AIG). AIG Advisor Group is a marketing designation for certain broker-dealers, and investment advisers affiliated with American International Group, Inc.
Securities offered through FSC Securities Corporation, Member NASD/SIPC. Banyan, Rock & Talent is not affiliated with FSC Securities Corporation or registered as a broker/dealer or investment advisor.