The Gryphon is a legendary mythical creature that is half lion and half eagle, entrusted with the duty to guard and protect treasure and priceless possessions. That is the mission of the Gryphon Financial team as well — to safeguard their clients’ family, business and wealth. They’re committed to consulting and guiding their clients through all the transitions of their financial lives — from selling a business to investing to leaving a legacy.
Joel is the Founder and CEO at Gryphon Financial. Before founding Gryphon, Joel was an Executive Director at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, and he started his career at Merrill Lynch.
(00:00:00) Opening Remarks
(00:00:36) Facilities Management eXpress (FMX)
(00:01:08) The SunDown Group
(00:01:50) Molli Ross
(00:02:10) The Conquering Columbus Podcast Startup Package
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(00:02:35) Conquering Columbus Intro
(00:03:32) Introduction to Joel Guth
(00:04:00) A typical day in Joel’s life
(00:04:45) Joel’s childhood and upbringing
(00:06:45) Joel’s basketball career
(00:08:15) Life at Cornell
(00:10:10) Joel’s first job at Merrill Lynch
(00:13:00) Joel’s jump from Merrill Lynch to Smith Barney
(00:13:45) How Gryphon Financial came together
(00:15:10) What makes Gryphon Financial different?
(00:17:45) What’s the next mountain that you’re going to climb?
(00:21:15) Moving Gryphon Financial “up market”
(00:24:00) The challenges of growing Gryphon Financial
(00:26:50) Gryphon Financial today and the goals for the future
(00:30:45) Live Uncomfortably
(00:32:30) Like, subscribe, and share Conquering Columbus!
(00:32:50) Facilities Management eXpress (FMX)
(00:33:20) The SunDown Group
(00:34:25) The Conquering Columbus Podcast Startup Package
(00:34:50) Conquering Columbus Outro