This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
TheStreet Open House

Lincoln Financial Advisors Appoints Bill Fortner Managing Director

Stocks in this article: LNC

PHILADELPHIA, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Financial Network (LFN), the retail client business of Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC), today announced that Bill Fortner has been appointed managing director with Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp. (LFA), leading the Pacific Regional Planning Group. In this capacity, Fortner will manage regional planning offices in Northern California, Oregon, and Washington State, and focus on growing market share and expanding its footprint in the region. Based in San Ramon, CA, Fortner will report to John DiMonda, SVP, Head of Lincoln Financial Advisors.

"We are thrilled that Bill has joined LFA to lead the Pacific Regional Planning Group," said DiMonda. "With more than 20 years of experience in financial services and a breadth of expertise, Bill brings a comprehensive industry perspective that complements the value and support we provide to our advisors." 

Fortner, 45, joins Lincoln Financial Advisors from MetLife, where he served as a regional sales vice president covering Southern California and Hawaii, from 2011 to 2013. Prior to joining MetLife, Fortner held various roles within The Hartford Financial Services Group in Newport Beach, CA from 2001 to 2010, most recently serving as director, Private Wealth Management. Throughout his career, he has held other senior sales positions including a financial advisor with John Hancock Financial Services and vice president, District Financial Relationship Manager for the California Retail Division of Bank of America in Santa Barbara, CA.

Fortner has spoken extensively around financial planning at national sales meetings and conferences for organizations such as the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys. Additionally, Fortner has been named to the permanent faculty at the Southern California Institute and is a fellow in the organization's Laureate Program.

1 of 2

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
DOW 17,390.52 +195.10 1.13%
S&P 500 0.00 -2.75 -0.14%
NASDAQ 4,630.7410 +64.6030 1.41%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs