FinTrust Capital Advisors is pleased to announce that Blane Brooks has joined the Company’s senior management team. His focus will be in providing support to the Company’s financial advisors, assisting their growth initiatives and overall client experience. He will also be involved with strategic initiatives, including organic and acquisitive growth objectives.
Blane is an accomplished industry veteran with over 35 years of experience. In 2001 he was co-founder and President of Stillpoint Advisors, a regional investment advisory firm in Atlanta, Georgia. Before joining FinTrust, he served as a regional vice president for private client acquisition in the southeast with Fisher Investments.
A graduate of The University of The South, he earned a BA in Economics and was inducted into the Sewanee Sports Hall of Fame for basketball and tennis. Blane and his wife live in the Panhandle of Florida. They have six children and three grandchildren.
FinTrust Capital Advisors is a full-service financial service firm with over 35 professionals throughout the southeast. Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, FinTrust has additional offices in Anderson (SC), Athens (GA), and Macon (GA). The Company has approximately $2.1 billion total assets under advisement across our advisory, retirement plan, and brokerage business. In a combined basis with United Community Bank, Inc., FinTrust Private has $4.4 billion in assets under advisement.