James Nolte named Forbes’ highest rated advisor in Fort Myers

James Nolte
James Nolte, CFP®, Managing Director-Investment Officer and founder of Nolte Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, was ranked as the top advisor in Fort Myers on the 2018 Forbes Best-In-State Wealth Advisors list. Nolte is among the top 10 in all of Southwest Florida.

The annual Forbes Best-In-State Wealth Advisors list spotlights over 2,000 top-performing advisors across the country who were nominated by their firms. Forbes researched, interviewed and assigned each a ranking within their respective states. The state of Florida is divided into two regions, north and south, with the southern region covering North Port south on the west coast, Palm Beach Gardens south on the east coast, and the inland areas in between.
Nolte has more than 40 years of experience as a financial advisor with a focus on helping clients and their families preserve their wealth and grow their investments. He leads a team of six at Nolte Wealth Management Group, including fellow financial advisors Nick Chlumsky, CFP® and Al Rich, CRPC®.

“This is a great honor for me,” Nolte said. “Growing my business and team over the last 40 years has been my life’s work. This recognition is as much an honor for the entire Nolte Group and each of our clients as it is an honor for me.”

Nolte began his financial services career in 1975 in Fort Myers. In 1979, he became the second Certified Financial Planner in Lee County. He continued to grow his career from there, becoming a regional branch manager for A.G. Edwards. In 2006, James retired from management and founded the Nolte Wealth Management Group. 0218-04115