Mr. Cassedy is a native of Tallahassee, Florida who received a B.A. at Vanderbilt University with a double major in Economics and Business. He worked for Oxford Industries in New York City for a few years where he did financial and budgeting analysis which progressed into the sales area as an account executive. Mr. Cassedy later received a Master’s in Business Administration at Florida State University with a Concentration in Finance.
Mr. Cassedy moved to Tampa and started in the investment business with Kidder Peabody Inc. in 1982. He joined PaineWebber in 1988 specializing in the equity and fixed income markets with institutions and high net-worth individuals. In addition, Mr. Cassedy has done extensive work as a consultant with companies in the benefit plan area.
After 14 years in the investment business, Mr. Cassedy opened his own independent brokerage office in affiliation with First Allied Securities Inc. He currently has over 38 years of experience in the investment business. He specializes in equities, bonds, and money management for individuals and retirement plans. Cassedy Financial Group, Inc. is a Registered Investment Advisor and provides investment management on a fee basis.
Mr. Cassedy has three children and has lived in the Tampa area for 28 years. He is an active member and previously sat on the Board of Directors for both Downtown Rotary Club and St. Johns Episcopal School. He is also a member of the Investment Committee and Endowment Board for St. Johns Church and previously served on the Board of Directors..