Armand started his career in the industry with UBS PaineWebber and also managed a practice at AG Edwards & Sons. In 2002, Armand decided to join the independent channel, and affiliated with Vanguard Capital.
At Vanguard Capital he managed his own practice, helping clients with investments, insurance, annuities, stocks and bonds.
Armand joined Waddell & Reed in 2009 in a leadership capacity. In his current role as Market Director for the SoCal/Las Vegas market, Armand oversees the Sherman Oaks, Pasadena, Irvine, Torrance, Seal Beach, Brea, Riverside, San Diego, and Las Vegas branch offices. Armand has qualified for the Crest award, Chairman’s Cabinet Platinum & Leadership Council awards. He is currently serving as the Chairman of the 2017 Leadership Council. These awards are presented annually by Waddell & Reed and are based on sales management activities.
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