Deen Salami is a trusted financial advisor with nine years of proven performance in comprehensive financial services including retirement, business planning, life insurance and employee benefits. His practice serves individuals and families as well as small to midsized business owners, helping them to leverage the power of their business with qualified and non-qualified retirement plans.
He holds his FINRA series 6, 63 and 65. He is licensed to solicit life, health, property and casualty insurance and is a Certified Long-Term Care Consultant. He is also a Certified Financial Planner candidate and looks to complete his certification by 2017.
Deen’s career in comprehensive insurance and investment planning began at MetLife in 2007. There his interest was piqued by learning about the powerful strategies available for serving small to medium sized business owners. He left MetLife and joined Vantage Financial Services. It is at Vantage where he learned a more comprehensive approach to serving his business clients. He used those skills to better serve all his clients by educating them on how to use financial services to protect and provide for their futures. He has been with Velvet Suite Financial since 2011 where he has taken his skill set to serve the customers of the Exclusive Agents in the Allstate channel.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Penn State University in 1991. As early as high school he knew being in Finance was his future. While he was a New Your City Champion in Track & Field, he decided to forego athletics so he could concentrate on his studies. He is among a small percentage of his graduating class that has a career in the field of study he is degreed in.
Deen is married to Althea P. Salami and has two beautiful daughters Amanda and Allison. He is a member and leader at Gateway Community Church in South Riding, Virginia. There he serves people in various capacities. His greatest passion is the discipleship of men to become strong leaders and fathers. He also counsels people in life and marriage.