Release Date: 1/16/2018
Richmond, VA - Michael T. Hoffman has joined BB&T Scott & Stringfellow as a Senior Vice President and Financial Advisor and opened the firm’s first office in Savannah, Georgia on June 02, 2017. The expansion into the Savannah market is BB&T Scott & Stringfellow’s first Georgia venture into markets outside of metro-Atlanta, a clear indication of the firm’s confidence in the sustainability of the current economic growth of Coastal Georgia.
“BB&T Scott & Stringfellow’s “client first” philosophy gives us the flexibility to build personal relationships with our clients and develop an investment plan that will align with each client’s unique goals. Also on my team at BB&T Scott & Stringfellow is my business associate, Kassidy Griner, Registered Client Service Associate. Kassidy has a stellar reputation for providing prompt and efficient customer service that is second to none,” said Michael Hoffman.
“One of the benefits of my new firm is accessibility to senior management professionals, which differentiates BB&T Scott & Stringfellow from other investment firms. Two of the four executives on the company’s advisory board are still working financial advisors and are also subject to the effects of their decisions,” noted Mr. Hoffman.
As a veteran financial advisor, Mr. Hoffman has 17 years of outstanding industry service. Before joining BB&T Scott & Stringfellow, Mr. Hoffman was First Vice President, Financial Advisor at SunTrust Investment Services. Mr. Hoffman was in the top 10% of producers for the company and was the recipient of the Performance Excellence Award for the past three years.
Mr. Hoffman is a native of Tifton, Georgia. He is a graduate of Georgia Southern University where he received a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree. He currently resides in Savannah, Georgia with his wife, Rebekah, and their four children; Helen, Hayden, Will and Sims. Mr. Hoffman is a member of the Savannah Golf club and an active member of Compassion Christian Church.
About BB&T Scott & Stringfellow
Founded in 1893, Richmond-based BB&T Scott & Stringfellow is a division of BB&T Securities, LLC, member FINRA/SIPC. BB&T Securities, LLC, is a full-service regional brokerage and financial services firm with offices in Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Alabama, Georgia, Texas and Florida. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT). For more information visit our website: BBTScottStringfellow.com.
BB&T is one of the largest financial services holding companies in the U.S. with $220.3 billion in assets and market capitalization of $37.0 billion as of September 30, 2017. Building on a long tradition of excellence in community banking, BB&T offers a wide range of financial services including retail and commercial banking, investments, insurance, wealth management, asset management, mortgage, corporate banking, capital markets and specialized lending. Based in Winston-Salem, N.C., BB&T operates over 2,100 financial centers in 15 states and Washington, D.C. A Fortune 500 company, BB&T is consistently recognized for outstanding client service by Greenwich Associates for small business and middle market banking. More information about BB&T and its full line of products and services is available at BBT.com.