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The heart and soul of Park Avenue Financial Advisors is Randy M. Breidbart, JD, a Financial Advisor and an industry veteran with over thirty years of experience working in the financial and wealth management arena. Randy provides individuals and businesses with a broad range of strategies and services designed to both maximize their wealth potential and preserve their wealth accumulation.
Randy started his career in the early 1980’s as a pension consultant and attorney for Consulting Actuaries International, Inc. and Companion Life Insurance Company respectively. In that capacity, he discovered the value of properly planning for retirement and the impact of a diversified investment portfolio on investment volatility and the resulting quality of an individual’s retirement.
Randy further honed his skills as Director of Financial Planning and a founding member of Fifth Avenue Financial Group in New York City. It was there that Randy instilled his passion for educating both financial advisors and investors with his hands on approach to financial planning. Randy worked in partnership with other advisors to not only manage their clients individual assets but build confidence in their financial future.
Later, Randy joined Mutual Benefit Financial Services Company as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In this capacity, Randy again helped other financial advisors and their clients to administer a true comprehensive wealth management system, enabling all to better understand their full financial health. In 1991, Randy started his own financial advisory firm, Park Avenue Financial Advisors, LLC where he continues to help businesses and individuals to demystify the planning process.
Randy holds a BA in both Communications and Psychology from the University at Albany where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He also holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University at Buffalo. He was admitted to the New York Bar as a practicing attorney in 1979.
Randy’s professional credentials include a Juris Doctor Degree, Series 7 and Series 63 registrations and New York Life & Health Insurance License.
When not serving his clients, Randy is a dedicated family man who enjoys quality time and living life with his wife Gwen, his two sons Josh and Michael, their wives Jena and Alyson, and the newest addition to the family, his grandson Max. He loves traveling and experiencing the customs, scenery and cuisines of the world.
Director of Operations and Client Relations
As Director of Operations and Client Relations for Park Avenue Financial Advisors, Michael's primary responsibility is to make sure that all clients receive the world class experience that they deserve. Michael is dedicated to Randy’s insightful vision for the market and a passion for his client’s needs.
Over the last 6 years, Michael has worked in various professional roles in the financial services industry. He is well versed in the industry lingo and with many investment vehicles including mutual funds, ETFs, annuities and alternative investments. Michael holds his Series 7, Series 63 registrations, and PMI Project Management Professional license.
Michael, a graduate of the University of Miami, has a love for sports, food, and family. Michael lives in Forest Hills with his wife, Alyson and their son, Max.