CFP®, CMFS, CFS, ChFC®
Tel: (973) 538-1010
Fax: (973) 490-6420
Managing Director & Financial Advisor
Providing comprehensive wealth management and wealth preservation strategies for high-net-worth clients through a customized planning approach.
John Hyland is a founder of Private Advisor Group and brings over 20 years of experience working in the financial services industry to his role as managing director. John’s expertise lies in helping those nearing or planning for retirement to manage their investments to best serve their individual goals and objectives.
John began his career in 1990 with American Express Financial Advisors, where he focused on retirement and estate preservation planning and asset management. He ascended through the ranks to hold the position of district manager and platinum financial advisor. Wanting to give his clients a greater choice of products and services, John partnered with LPL Financial in late 1997 and created Morristown Financial Group.
John earned a BA from St. Bonaventure University. He holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®), Chartered Mutual Fund Specialist (CMFS), Certified Fund Specialist (CFS) and Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®) designations, in addition to Series 7, Series 24 and Series 63 securities registrations through LPL Financial.
Following the tradition set by his parents and grandparents, who all served a turn as mayor of Morristown, NJ, John is actively involved in his community. John is a trustee of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and president of the board for the Leukemia Society of New Jersey. He has also served as the major gifts finance chairman of the Morris County St. Patrick’s Day Parade and chaired the finance committee as a member of the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey’s board of trustees.
Born and raised in Morristown, John resides there with his wife, Kristen, and their three children, Kieran, Patrick and Kelsey. Extreme athletics are his passion. He is an active runner and triathlete and has raced in the New York Marathon and completed the Ironman competition ten times since 2000.