Benjamin F. Edwards & Co. Inc. appointed Peter Kramer Chicago market manager, a newly created position.
Kramer will focus on expanding the company’s reach in the city and surrounding area. He previously managed a Chicago office of 30 financial advisers for Stifel Financial Corp.
In addition, six financial advisers joined from Wells Fargo Advisers. Combined, they represent about $341.7 million in client assets.
Theresa Clemmons was named branch manager and senior vice president of investments, and Greg Thornton joined as vice president of investments. They will be assigned to a new Chandler, Ariz., office.
The company also appointed Mavis Lehr and Nancy Parsons as financial advisers, while William Parrilli and James Duralia were named vice presidents of investments.