Summit Financial recently attended LPL Financial’s Focus 2016, one of the financial industry’s premier events and the largest annual conference hosted by LPL, the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer.*
Hosted in San Diego, more than 5,000 industry professionals from around the country gathered at Focus to learn new strategies and skills, expand knowledge in numerous product areas, network with peers and industry experts and discuss the most relevant opportunities and challenges facing the financial services industry.
Attendees also heard from influential and motivational speakers who addressed current events, financial industry trends and leadership topics. Keynote speakers included: Tucker Carlson, anchor of Fox and Friends Weekend and editor in chief of The Daily Caller; Paul Begala, CNN commentator and former aide to President Bill Clinton; Will Smith, actor, producer, rapper and songwriter who has been nominated for five Golden Globe Awards and two Academy Awards and has won four Grammy Awards; and Randi Zuckerberg, founder & CEO of Zuckerberg Media, author, TV host and producer.