Joe began his career in the financial services industry as an intern with Paine Webber in the summer of 1991. Two years later he moved to Smith Barney where he served for 17 years. In 2010, Joe broke away from Wall Street to join an independent platform so he could offer fiduciary client services and autonomous advice. I believe all financial advisors should be direct fiduciaries to their clients and soon this will be an industry standard. In 2009 Joe brought his brother Tim Groebl into his business to become his trusted partner.