Rod began working with Southern Financial Consultants in 2015 as an Associate, Regional Marketing Director, Insurance and Financial Services
A 1989 graduate of Youngstown State University in Youngstown, Ohio, Rod has spent the last 21 years in the Financial Services Industry. He began his career with ITT Financial Services in business development and as a manager. From there Rod worked for several banks including Bank One (now Chase), NationsBank (now Bank of America), and Union Savings Bank. Through these firms he rose to Senior Vice President handling Sales Management.
Rod was also a Regional Manager for Merrill Lunch handling business development for the Southeast Region of Florida, Georgia, and Alabama; here he furthered his knowledge in the Financial Services arena.
Financial planning is a core focus of Rod's for individual clients, using products that encompass managed accounts, mutual funds, risk management and wealth management products where appropriate. He also works with companies on a corporate scale. In addition, he assists clients with their individual and group health, life, and Medicare analysis needs.
He formerly served on the Advisory Board of Directors for the Palm Harbor YMCA, The American Red Cross, and is a Past President of The Rotary Club of Palm Harbor. Rod is married with two children.
Rod currently holds Series 6, 63, and 65 Securities Licenses. He is also has a Life, Health, & Variable Annuity License for the state of FL, OH, GA, and VA, and is Medicare Certified.
Rodney Amicone is an Investment Advisor Representative of Royal Alliance.