Robert Shrimplin serves as Branch Marketing Associate of 626 Financial, a Registered Investment Advisor. His professional accomplishments and 30 years in the financial, investment and insurance industries bring an exceptional depth of experience to our team.
Robert started his career at E.F. Hutton, successfully building a book of business focusing primarily on insurance needs. In 1990, he joined Fahnestock & Co to develop the Insurance and Annuity Department for the firm. At the time, Fahnestock was emerging as a player in the financial services industry with offices throughout the east coast. Bob served as Director of this department for 13 years, while maintaining and building a clientele on the retail side of the business.
Bob has earned degrees from the College of Financial Planning and Western Michigan University.
Bob resides in Kalamazoo with his wife Judith. They enjoy a variety of activities including travel and golf. Bob also enjoys playing music and was most recently a member of Endless Summer Band in West Michigan.