Mariner Wealth Advisors Expands To North Texas

Press Release


Leawood, Kan. – October 11, 2016 – Mariner Wealth Advisors, the rapidly expanding national wealth advisory firm, today announced the opening of its new office in Plano, Texas, aimed at serving its growing client base in the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area. Keith Plywaczynski, CFP®, managing partner and senior wealth advisor, will lead the new office. He has more than a decade of experience helping clients achieve their financial goals. 

“This is an exciting time for us as we become a part of the growing community in Plano and greater Dallas/Fort Worth region. It moves us closer to our large number of clients in the region,” said Martin C. Bicknell, president and chief executive officer of Mariner, ranked No. 1 on Barron’s list of Top 20 Independent Advisory Firms*. “Opening this office fulfills our broader strategy for servicing areas where we are seeing strong demand and positive demographic trends.”  

The U.S. Census reports the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex has approximately seven million people, making it the largest metropolitan area in the South. Mariner joins several other companies in the financial space and other industries that call Plano home, per the city’s annual financial report, owing to the region’s expanding influence and growth. The new office is designed to support the growing number of Mariner Wealth Advisors’ clients the firm currently serves in the region and to attract new clients locally. 

Mariner Wealth Advisors has pursued an aggressive expansion plan in recent years, with the purpose of delivering its robust and innovative strategies and resources to a larger audience. The firm recently opened offices in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., St. Louis, Mo., and Chicago, Ill. giving it 16 offices across the United States. The new Mariner Wealth Advisors office will be located at 5445 Legacy Drive, Suite 160, Plano, Texas, 75024. 

About Mariner Wealth Advisors 

Mariner Wealth Advisors is a national wealth advisory firm that provides unbiased financial advice focused on meeting client needs. The firm’s mission is to help clients and their families navigate their financial future, charting the course to achieve their financial goals today, tomorrow and for years to come. 

*The 2016 Barron’s ranking for Mariner Holdings is based upon information compiled using data for Mariner Holdings’ registered investment adviser subsidiaries. Barron’s published its Inaugural Top 20 Independent Advisory Firms in 2016 based upon a number of criteria and the firms’ filings with the SEC were used to cross-check the data provided to Barron’s. The listing includes the firms’ number of clients, employees, advisors, offices and state locations.

** Mariner Wealth Advisors ("MWA") does not provide all services listed in this piece. Some services are provided by affiliates and are subject to additional fees. Certain MWA representatives are licensed insurance agents and are compensated for the sale of insurance-related products through an affiliated insurance agency. MWA is an SEC registered investment adviser with its principal place of business in the State of Kansas. Registration of an investment adviser does not imply any level of skill or training.  For additional information about MWA, including fees and services, please contact MWA or refer to the Investment Adviser Public Disclosure website