Date: 04.04.13

Strulowitz Rejoins Cetera Financial Specialists

Schaumburg, IL – Cetera Financial Specialists announced today the signing of David Strulowitz, an independent financial advisor based in Skokie, Ill., who oversees approximately $50 million in total client assets. Strulowitz, whose practice is entirely fee-based, is rejoining the firm now that it’s part of Cetera Financial Group to take advantage of the new wealth management tools, technology and support Cetera brings.

“I have always put myself in my clients’ shoes, so I want to be with a firm that will give me and my clients’ access to the highest level of support and resources,” said Strulowitz. “Additionally, Cetera is driven by the needs of its advisors, which benefits my business. That’s a great combination.”

Strulowitz was previously an Investment Adviser Representative (IAR) with Genworth Financial Securities Corporation and its forerunner, Terra Securities Corporation, from 1996 until 2002. He also served as senior vice president with the company from 2000-02. He began his career as a tax associate in the mid-1980s, graduating with law degrees from Boston University and, later, from the New York University School of Law.

“We’re delighted to work with David again,” said Enrique Vasquez, president and CEO, Cetera Financial Specialists. “The breadth of his knowledge and experience is an asset to his clients and to our entire organization. He’s built an outstanding consultative wealth management practice that we’re pleased to support.”

In addition to his duties as a financial advisor, Strulowitz is also active in the Wexner Heritage Foundation, an organization dedicated to educating Jewish communal leaders in the history, thought, traditions and contemporary challenges of the Jewish peopleAbout Cetera Financial Specialists

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