Mark Battalini, the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Pittsburgh Wealth Management Group passed away on July 13th, 2015.
Mark was a leader in the investment industry with a career spanning nearly four decades. During his career, Mark primarily worked with high-net-worth individuals, business owners and entrepreneurs, as well with charitable organizations. Through his efforts, the Pittsburgh Wealth Management Group now manages over $100 million in client assets.
Mark proudly served in the U.S. Air Force. After serving, he returned to Pittsburgh and started his career in the insurance industry. He rose quickly through the ranks of Metropolitan Life to become it’s Number #1 agent in 1979.
Mark then earned all of his securities licenses and worked his way up to Senior Vice President of a local Pittsburgh firm. In 2010, he decided to open an independent firm, The Pittsburgh Wealth Management Group. This enabled Mark to offer clients the best investment products available for their personal situation.
Mark was named a “2011 Five Star Wealth Manager” by Pittsburgh Magazine and was consistently ranked in the “Who’s Who among Financial Advisors”