Inside the Fort: Free Care 5K Run

During the first weekend of August, Fort Pitt was a proud co-sponsor of the 26th annual St. Barnabas Free Care 5K. Proceeds from the event benefit the St. Barnabas Free Care Fund which helps provide free health care to patients and residents. A few Fort Pitt employees volunteered, and our…

Fort Pitt listed on 2017 RIA ranking

We’re excited to announce that we have once again been included in Financial Advisor’s annual RIA ranking. The 2017 list was released in the July issue of the magazine. Of the 638 national firms recognized, Fort Pitt ranked 113th in the nation, and is 9th out of the 35 Pennsylvania-based firms. The ranking takes into consideration…

Manufacturing: Growth in the age of automation

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette recently published an op-ed written by Fort Pitt Chief Investment Officer, Charlie Smith. It examines the economic growth outlook for the U.S. in light of the automation wave. In today’s world, manufacturing competition is strong, so how does the U.S. keep up? Restrictive tariffs and trade barriers…

Introducing Chuck Mattiucci

We are excited to announce Chuck Mattiucci, AIF®, as the newest financial advisor to the Fort Pitt Capital Group team. Chuck is a Pittsburgh native, and is an alumnus of the Pennsylvania State University. With eight years of industry experience, Chuck is passionate about helping people identify and reach their…

Introducing Becki Neel and Annette Haston

We would like to introduce Becki Neel and Annette Haston to our team! Both bring years of experience and we’re excited to see them thrive in their new positions. Becki Neel works alongside Ted Bovard, Francesa Leverich and Kerry Kelly as a client relationship specialist. Becki has over 20 years…

Fort Pitt executives named to Five Star Professional list

Five Star Professional, a research organization that recognizes service industry professionals, has once again named Fort Pitt executives to their “Five Star Wealth Manager” award list. Mike Blehar, Ted Bovard, Chris Chaney, Santo Liberto, Daryl Patten and Travis Sollinger were recognized as exceptional professionals for 2017, all have been named…

Mike Blehar named a Barron’s Top Advisor

Barron’s recently released their 2017 Top Advisor Ranking by state, and we’re proud to announce that our own Mike Blehar has been recognized. Mike is one of seven advisors included from the Pittsburgh region, out of 48 PA advisors to make the list. Data provided by over 4,000 national advisors…

Employee Spotlight: Karen Matelan

For our most recent Employee Spotlight, we spent time with accounting manager Karen Matelan, who has been with the firm since July 2016. Given her career experience, we discussed her transition to Fort Pitt, keys to professional success, some fun facts about her background and the long list of countries…