September 20, 2017 MIAMI– Ladenburg Thalmann Annuity Insurance Services LLC (LTAIS) a subsidiary of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., announced today that Tonio D. Fulena has joined the company as Sales Vice President. In this position, Mr. Fulena will be responsible for annuity distribution in the western U.S., working closely with independent producers, national institutions, and broker-dealers.
“We are very excited that Tonio has joined our team,” said Mark Schubert, Chief Sales Officer. “Tonio has established relationships that will expand the LTAIS footprint and provide opportunities to showcase our value proposition to producers and their clients.”
Prior to joining LTAIS, Mr. Fulena served as a Regional Vice President for a national marketing organization where he collaborated with the nation’s top financial advisors assisting with case design and turn-key marketing programs.
Mr. Fulena attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania and currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona.
Ladenburg Thalmann Annuity Insurance Services LLC (LTAIS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. LTAIS is a full-service annuity processing and marketing platform offering advisors propriety and industry-leading technologies, contracting and licensing, and in-house annuity experts. The company’s sales support team works in close coordination with financial advisors to ensure that the products being offered are in the best interest of the client. For more information, visit the LTAIS website at ladenburgannuity.com.
Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (NYSE MKT: LTS, LTS PrA) is a publicly-traded diversified financial services company based in Miami, Florida. Ladenburg’s subsidiaries include industry-leading independent broker-dealer firms Securities America, Inc., Triad Advisors, Inc., Securities Service Network, Inc., Investacorp, Inc. and KMS Financial Services, Inc., as well as Premier Trust, Inc., Ladenburg Thalmann Asset Management Inc., Highland Capital Brokerage, Inc., a leading independent life insurance brokerage company, and Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. Inc., an investment bank which has been a member of the New York Stock Exchange for over 135 years. The company is committed to investing in the growth of its subsidiaries while respecting and maintaining their individual business identities, cultures, and leadership. For more information, please visit www.ladenburg.com.