Oxford Harriman Announces New Office in Newport News, Virginia, and the Addition of John Maser as a Partner & Managing Director


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Oxford Harriman Announces New Office in Newport News, Virginia, and the Addition of John Maser as a Partner & Managing Director

Maser Moves His Practice to Oxford Harriman & Company from Wells Fargo Advisors.

Newport News, NY – May 15, 2023

Oxford Harriman & Company  is pleased to announce the opening of their new office in Newport News, Virginia, and the addition of John Maser as Partner and Managing Director.

John has been a financial advisor since 1983, working with families, individuals, and institutions. Johns passion is engaging with clients who have worked hard their entire lives to create wealth and help them preserve it for today and for future generations.

“We are excited to welcome John to our team and to open our new Newport News office,” said Dennis Barba, CEO of Oxford Harriman & Company. “His extensive experience and knowledge of the financial industry will allow us to better serve our clients and expand our footprint in this region.”

Prior to joining Oxford Harriman & Company, John was a Senior Vice President with Wells Fargo Advisors. John started his career with Wheat, First Securities in Newport News, VA, a predecessor firm of Wells Fargo Advisors. In 1986, John earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation. To earn the CFP® certification from the CertifiedFinancial Planner Board of Standards, Inc., a financial advisor has met rigorous education, examination, experience, and ethics requirements as set forth by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.

Kent Whitaker, President of Oxford Harriman & Company, added, “We are thrilled to have John join our team. His commitment to providing exceptional client service and his passion for helping clients achieve their financial goals aligns with our values and mission.”

As a Financial Advisor and CFP® professional, John works with individuals to help them meet their short- and long-term financial goals. Taking a comprehensive approach to meeting clientsfinancial needs, a financial advisor with the CFP® certification has completed training on nearly 100 integrated financial topics, including general principles of financial strategies, insurance planning and risk management, employee benefits planning, and retirement and estate planning strategies. John earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce from the University of Virginia. 

“I am excited to join such a respected and experienced team of financial advisors. I look forward to working with my new colleagues to provide customized financial solutions to clients and to help them achieve their long-term financial goals”, said Maser.


About Oxford Harriman and Company:
Oxford Harriman & Company is a strategic partnership designed to help investors accumulate, preserve and transfer wealth through a collaborative and strategic approach. Serving the financial and wealth management needs of a select group of clients, the firm provides a comprehensive approach to private wealth management that helps to chart a course based on focus, strategy, and discipline. Oxford Harriman & Company is part of the Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, with offices in Cleveland OH, Chagrin Falls OH, Detroit MI, Midtown Manhattan NY, Newark NJ, Newport New VA, Astoria NY, Albany NY, Mentor OH, and Sarasota FL.

Wells Fargo Advisors is a trade name used by Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC, Members SIPC, separate registered broker-dealers and non-bank affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company. Oxford Harriman & Company is a separate entity from WFAFN. CAR-0423-02359

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