Wedbush Securities Welcomes Financial Advisor Dwayne Maki to Honolulu, HI


HONOLULU, December 13, 2023–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wedbush Securities, a prominent diversified independent financial services provider, welcomes Dwayne Maki as Managing Director, Investments, and the driving force behind the firm’s expansion efforts in the greater Honolulu area.

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Dwayne Maki, Financial Advisor, Wedbush Securities (Photo: Business Wire)

Maki’s remarkable evolution, transitioning from a professional surfer to a seasoned financial advisor with over 15 years of industry experience, not only showcases his steadfast commitment to continuous growth but also positions him as the perfect fit for Wedbush’s pivotal expansion in the greater Honolulu area. Maki says, “I am honored to embark on this new chapter with Wedbush, and greatly anticipate the freedom and support to further grow my business. I’m ready to contribute to the financial landscape in Honolulu, bringing a genuine touch of aloha to our shared journey.”

Chris Mone, EVP, Head of Wealth Management adds, “Dwayne’s impressive journey, from professional surfer to seasoned financial advisor, perfectly aligns with our commitment to innovation and excellence. We look forward to his valuable contributions to the growth of our office in Honolulu and the Wedbush legacy in Hawaii.”

Maki joins the firm after a successful tenure at Merrill Lynch. Originally from Dayton Beach, FL, he moved to Oahu in the mid 1980s and has called it home ever since.

About Wedbush Securities

Wedbush Securities is the largest subsidiary of Wedbush Financial Services. Since its founding in 1955, Wedbush is widely-known for providing our clients, both private and institutional, with a wide range of securities brokerage, wealth management, and investment banking services. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California with 100 registered offices and nearly 900 colleagues, the firm focuses on client service and financial safety, innovation, and the utilization of advanced technology. Securities and Investment Advisory services are offered through Wedbush Securities, Inc. Member NYSE/ FINRA / SIPC


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