Wedbush Securities Welcomes Investment Banker Robert Rogowski as Managing Director, Private Client Services Investment Banking

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wedbush Securities, one of the nation's leading award-winning financial services providers, welcomes Robert Rogowski to its Private Client Services Group as its newest Managing Director, Private Client Services Investment Banking. Mr. Rogowski brings more than 25 years of experience working with community banks across the Western United States and has a substantial track record in capital raising and merger advising. Working from the Wedbush Securities office in Seattle, he will report to Wesley Long, Executive Vice President and head of Private Client Services.

Mr. Rogowski was formerly Managing Director, Investment Banking at a high level investment firm in the Pacific Northwest where he served clients in Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Alaska, and Montana. Mr. Rogowski holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Oregon.

"We are pleased to welcome Bob to the firm as we continue to grow our Private Client Services Group" said Wesley Long. "Bob joins Joey Warmenhoven, Managing Director, Investments, Community Banking Group and together they provide Wedbush with a strong team to serve the community banking industry. They bring a great deal of experience to the firm and have impressive track records."

Wedbush Private Client Services Group provides differentiated wealth management services with more than 100 registered offices nationwide. Wedbush Financial Advisors are dedicated to clients' financial success, establishing relationships built on trust, supported by a firm built on experience, stability and innovation.

About Wedbush Securities

Founded in 1955, Wedbush Securities is a leading financial firm that provides brokerage, clearing, investment banking, equity research, public finance, fixed income sales and trading, and asset management to individual, institutional and issuing clients. Headquartered in Los Angeles, with over 100 registered offices, the firm focuses on relentless service, client financial safety, continuity, and advanced technology. Wedbush Securities is the largest subsidiary of holding company WEDBUSH, Inc., which also includes affiliated firms Wedbush Asset Management, Wedbush Capital Partners, Wedbush Opportunity Partners, and Lime Brokerage LLC. Follow us on Twitter @Wedbush.

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