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Ed Wedbush

Ed Wedbush

Founder

Wedbush Securities


Wedbush Securities

Thursday, January 10, 2013, 5:30 p.m.

Villa Graziadio Executive Center, Pepperdine University, Malibu, Calif.

Online registration for this event is now closed. Walk-ins are welcome at the door.

General Admission: $20

About Wedbush Securities

Wedbush Securities is one of the largest securities firms and investment banks in the nation with more than 1,000 employees in over 100 offices. Wedbush Securities provides innovative financial solutions through its Private Client Services, Capital Markets, and Clearing & Execution divisions. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Wedbush is committed to providing relentless, customized service while delivering superior investment ideas and products through exceptional customer care, financial security, continuity and advanced technology.

About Ed Wedbush

Edward W. Wedbush is founder and President of Wedbush Securities. In 1955, Mr. Wedbush and a childhood friend founded Wedbush Securities with first year revenues of $659. The growth of the company is an American entrepreneurial success story.

Mr. Wedbush currently holds membership positions on the Regional Firms Committee of SIFMA and Board of Trustees for University of Cincinnati Foundation. In 2004, Mr. Wedbush was recipient of the Lifetime Achievement in Entrepreneurship Award from the University of Cincinnati, and in 2006, was awarded Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year for Greater Los Angeles. He has held membership positions on the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Board of Directors, Nominating Committee of National Securities Clearing Corporation and a chairman position on the NYSE Regional Firms Advisory Committee.

Mr. Wedbush holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Cincinnati, a master of business administration from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a honorary doctorate degree of commercial science from the University of Cincinnati.


Event Extras and Raffles:

  • Be present for a chance to win Disneyland/California Adventure tickets at the DELS raffle! Two pairs of 1-Day Park Hopper tickets will be given.