Angelo R. Imbrogno - Founder & President
Angelo R. Imbrogno, Founder & President of Blue Diamond Wealth Management, Inc., is recognized and named to the LPL Financial Chairman’s Club for 2017. This distinction is based on annual production ranking of all registered advisors supported by LPL Financial LLC ("LPL Financial"), the nation's largest broker-dealer*, and is awarded to less than 5% of the firm's approximately 15,000 advisors nationwide. Mr. Imbrogno is affiliated with LPL Financial and provides independent financial planning services, investment advice and asset management services to individual investors and their families.
Angelo serves as Your Blue Diamond ExperienceSM specialist. With over 29 years experience in the financial services industry, his attention to detail and financial advice has been decades in the making. His comprehensive knowledge of the securities markets gives him an advantage in helping clients navigate complex portfolios. He has spent his entire career forging long-lasting relationships and building a reputation for excellence.
Angelo started his career in 1988, on the trading floor of The Chicago Mercantile Exchange. He worked for Iowa Grain Company, a Chicago-based brokerage firm specializing in commodities trading. After five successful years, he was asked to join what is now Wells Fargo Advisors, where he remained for over 10 years as an Investment Advisor.
In 2004, he expanded his financial planning practice and founded his own firm, Blue Diamond Wealth Management, Inc., based in his hometown of Darien, IL. Angelo takes his responsibility to his clients seriously, monitors their portfolios closely, searches for new opportunities and prescribes strategies with comprehensive financial advice.
From 1999 to 2002, he authored an investment advice column for Fra Noi, the largest Italian-American publication in the state of Illinois. Today, his investment advice column, "Money Matters," can be seen in Neighbors of Darien Magazine, a publication printed for residents in Darien, IL since 2006.
Angelo has also worked in volunteer positions of leadership over the years and served as Chairman of the Board for The Darien Chamber of Commerce. He completed a two year term with the organization in December 2012. In 2007, he was appointed to Vice Chairman with the organization and has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2004. He has had many industry affiliations including the Financial Planning Association and the Financial Services Institute. Angelo is a member of the Darien Lions Club, and an alumnus of Northern Illinois University where he earned his degree in Finance.
In 2010, Angelo was honored as a featured speaker to active duty recruits of The United States Marine Corps. Gunnery Sergeant, Bernardo Camacho, Marine Development Officer of the Illinois Institute of Technology, Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps, invited Mr. Imbrogno to speak to this decorated group of enlisted Marines with a combined total of over 20 Middle East tours of duty. "When I was first asked to speak, I informed Sergeant Camacho, that I would be honored to do so."
Angelo has been happily married to his wife, Jill, for 21 years, and is blessed with two daughters, Gabriella and Angelina.
*Based on total revenues, Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2017