Name: Steve Aquino
Company: Aquino Financial Group, LLC
1.) What does your organization do?
We develop long term personal relationships by empowering and leading our Client Family in fulfilling their lifetime Financial Goals and Dreams. We are Independent Wealth Managers, Registered Investments Advisors and Fiduciaries for our clients.
2.) What was your first job?
Waiter at Italian Restaurant in NJ
3.) How did you choose the field you are in?
Loved the whole Process of helping families Plan, Build and Protecting their Financial Future
4.) What career highlight or accomplishment are you most proud of?
Being involved in the community and professional organizations. Chair of the Chamber 2 times and State President of NAIFA. Being Selected as 5 Star Advisor 7 years in a row for the Baltimore Region.
5.) What is one of your favorite local business and why?
Cultivated, Tiombe always has my back getting presents for my wife!!!
6.) What is one of your favorite nonprofits to volunteer with or to support, and why is it important to you?
I have volunteered and sat on so many Boards/Committees over the years. They are all special to our community in one way or another. They bring so much to the needs of our community.
7.) How do you like to spend your days off?
Always with my family. Faith & Family are the cornerstone of my life.
8.) What book, TV show or podcast would you recommend and why?
Sopranos… it is so well done and based in the areas where I grew up!
9.) If you had a theme song what would it be?
“My Way” by Frank Sinatra
10.) What is your favorite quote or piece of advice?
“Always do the Right Thing”
11.) What do you like about being a Chamber member?
The Chamber brings our Business Community together in so many ways. It has given me the opportunity to meet so many incredible people and made so many lifelong friends. Not to mention it has helped me grow my business for so many years.