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Joseph A. Zarlinga is a Founding Partner of Stratos Wealth Partners, an Advisor run organization that specializes in the practice and execution of comprehensive financial planning and implementation services. Stratos is a national network of distinguished, experienced financial planning practitioners spread throughout the country and powered by LPL Financial, member FINRA/SIPC.
As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER Practitioner with over 15 years of financial planning industry experience, Joe prides himself on being a holistic planner who is able to deliver the full spectrum of financial strategies and facilitate the necessary techniques to pursue success in today's new financial reality. He serves a clientele comprised primarily of active and retired private business owners and executives. From business succession, estate and retirement planning, the depth of Joe's knowledge in his area of expertise is supported by the numerous business owners he has helped over the years. He has built a track record of success due to his proven commitment to transparent client communication and customized implementation that lends itself to meeting the needs of those he serves.
Joe is a proactive professional who is directly involved in the design, development and application of his recommendations on a day-to-day basis. Joe's collaborative approach to planning allows him to work seamlessly with Attorneys and Tax Professionals to cooperatively assist his clients in effectively managing and preserving their wealth. He possesses keen understanding of the ever-changing estate tax arena, which also contributes to his thorough and comprehensive reputation for success on behalf of his clientele.
Prior to the creation of Stratos Wealth Partners, Joe spent his entire financial planning career with Sagemark Consulting, a division of Lincoln Financial Network. During his tenure with Lincoln, Joe was consistently voted on by his peers to sit on the Producers' Advisory Committee. He also consistently qualified as a Member of The President's Cabinet, which recognizes the top producers for their accomplishments in the financial services arena. Joe is a graduate of Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio where he received a Bachelors of Science degree. As a collegiate quarterback for the Polar Bears, Joe still holds a NCAA record for most touchdowns thrown in a single game. His spare time is spent enjoying traveling, sporting events, golf and numerous outdoor activities.
Joe resides in Aurora, Ohio with his wife Sarah and his daughter Isabella and son Joey. Securities offered through LPL Financial, member FINRA/SIPC. Investment advice offered through Stratos Wealth Partners, Ltd., a registered investment advisor and a separate entity from LPL Financial.