John H. Langdon

Chief Executive Officer
(973) 265-1253

Education:

Bachelors in Business Administration
University of Notre Dame

Professional Affiliations:

Million Dollar Roundtable
GAMA International
National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors

John Langdon graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1984 earning a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a Marketing concentration. John was a member and competed on Notre Dame’s Varsity Track and Field Team. 

While still attending college, John joined Langdon Ford Financial, now Allied Wealth Partners, as a Case Planner. In the summer of 1983 he became a broker for the Firm and a full time Advisor in November of 1984. John was later appointed Sales Manager in 1988. For six years John recruited, trained, and helped develop new Financial Professionals. He was appointed Managing Partner in March 1994 and continues to lead the Firm with President, Marc Del Gaudio. 

Since becoming CEO of Allied Wealth Partners, the firm has won many major financial services industry awards for firm management including, GAMA’s National Management Award and has been consecutively recognized as a Master Firm since 2000. In 2011 and 2014, AWP was honored with GAMA’s First in Class Award. 

The Firm has consistently been recognized by its affiliates. Since joining Securian Financial Services in 2004, AWP has finished based on firm production in the Top 5 of all Securian Firms nationwide. Under John’s leadership, the Firm has won the Terrance M. Sullivan Build on People Award five times for New Financial Professionals Development and was Securian’s Top New Firm in 2005. Every year for the past 11 years AWP has been recognized as a Chairman’s Club Firm, an award given by Securian Financial Services for firm production. In 2014, AWP was Securian’s Gold Firm of the Year, and was the silver firm of the year in 2015 to 2018.

John was elected by his peers to Securian Financial Group’s National Advisory Board (NAB) from 2005 through 2009. In 2009 he served as its chairman. He was re-elected in 2012 to the NAB and was the 2015 Chairman. He was reelected to the NAB in 2018 and currently is serving on his third elected term. He also was a member of Securian Financial Services Advisory Board from 2006 to 2009, also serving on its chair in 2009. 

John is active within his community and charitable organizations. He is a Trustee of the St. Joseph High School Endowment and is the chairman of the Board of Directors of St. Josephs High School. He currently serves on the Rutgers University Athletics Leadership Council. 

He and his wife Mary Janine, live in Martinsville, New Jersey with their three children, Katelyn, Molly and John. 


John Langdon is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc. Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) is an independent membership organization of life insurance and financial service professionals. Membership levels are based on commissions, premiums, or fees generated within a year from investment and insurance products. Members must apply annually and pay a fee. Members must be members in good standing of a Professional Association which has met the following criteria: in existence at least 2 years, have 100 or more members, must be a nonprofit organization, must have a code of ethics and an effective means of dealing with breaches of its code. Members must also adhere to the MDRT Code of Ethics. GAMA International is a membership organization for which individuals must submit applications and payment. The organization is geared toward those in a recruiting, training, or supervision role in the financial services industry. Awards are based primarily on commissions, premiums, or fees generated from investment and insurance products and other criteria relative to leadership, achievement, and recruiting selected by the applicant. Individuals must be current with membership dues and submit an application fee for consideration. Securian awards and club memberships are based primarily on commissions, premiums, or fees generated from investment and insurance products other criteria relative to leadership, achievement, and recruiting.  Working with this advisor is not a guarantee of future financial results. Investors should conduct their own evaluation. 

Marc J. DelGaudio CFP®

President
973-299-9222 ext. 241

Education:

Bachelor of Science in Economics, Yale University

Professional Affiliations:

Financial Planning Association
Million Dollar Roundtable

1993 Marc DelGaudio graduated from Yale University and shortly thereafter joined the Allied Wealth Partners team as a full time Financial Advisor. Within a span of ten years, Marc went on to become a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®) Practitioner and Director of Investments and Financial Planning at Allied Wealth Partners. Marc was named a Managing Partner of Allied Wealth Partners in 2006, co-managing the firm with John Langdon. In 2014, Allied Wealth Partners expanded its presence into New York opening several new offices. Within that same year, Marc was officially appointed as President of the firm.

As President, Marc shares in the supervisory responsibility of firm administration while continuing to work closely with his clients. Marc is also an active mentor to the firm's financial professionals. In such role, Marc shares his philosophy on wealth accumulation and preservation strategies that help clients achieve their definition of financial success.

Marc DelGaudio currently serves on the Securian Financial Services,Broker Dealer and Trust Company Committee. He also recently served as chairman of Securian’s National Advisory Board.He is an active member of the Greater Essex Chapter the Financial Planning Association (FPA) and is also a Life and Qualifying Member of the Million Dollar Roundtable (MDRT), with several Court of the Table qualifications.

In 2013 and 2015 Marc and CEO, John H. Langdon were presented with GAMA International’s James H. Krueger First in Class Award for outstanding leadership and excellence in recruiting, training and production. This honor recognizes first-line leaders in the insurance, investment and financial services industry. In 2006 Marc received the Securian David W. Goers Award. This award is given to Managing Partners who have reached new organization excellence measured by new professionals growth and new professionals production.In 2005, Marc received Securian's "Aiming High" award which is given for outstanding contributions to the success of the broker/dealer.

Marc is an active member of the Board of Elders, Zeta Psi fraternity; Yale University and is a contributing member of the Yale alumni association. Marc lives in Martinsville with his wife, Candace and his twins Max and Chiara. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends at the beach.

 

Marc J. DelGaudio, CFP® is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc. Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) is an independent membership organization of life insurance and financial service professionals. Membership levels are based on commissions, premiums, or fees generated within a year from investment and insurance products. Members must apply annually and pay a fee. Members must be members in good standing of a Professional Association which has met the following criteria: in existence at least 2 years, have 100 or more members, must be a nonprofit organization, must have a code of ethics and an effective means of dealing with breaches of its code. Members must also adhere to the MDRT Code of Ethics. Working with this advisor is not a guarantee of future financial results. Investors should conduct their own evaluation. GAMA International is a membership organization for which individuals must submit applications and payment. The organization is geared toward those in a recruiting, training, or supervision role in the financial services industry. Awards are based primarily on -commissions, premiums, or fees generated from investment and insurance products and other criteria relative to leadership, achievement, and recruiting selected by the applicant. Individuals must be current with membership dues and submit an application fee for consideration. Working with this individual is not a guarantee of future financial results. Investors should conduct their own evaluation. Awards and club membership are based primarily on commissions, premiums, or fees generated from investment and insurance products and other criteria relative to leadership, achievement, and recruiting. Working with this individual or firm is not a guarantee of future financial results. Investors should conduct their own evaluation.

Anthony M. Bonanno CFP®, CPFA

Senior Financial Advisor
(973) 299-9222 Ext. 266

Education:

Bachelor of Science in Finance, University of Scranton

Professional Affiliations :

Premier Resource Group (PRG)

Anthony Bonanno joined Allied Wealth Partners in 1999 after attaining his Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Scranton. Anthony holds the professional designations of Certified Financial Planner, (CFP®), Registered Health Underwriter (RHU), Registered Employee Benefits Consultant (REBC), and Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor (CPFA) . He is also a member of Premier Resource Group (PRG), an organization that is comprised of accomplished financial services professionals within Securian Financial Services who leverage their expertise and experience to bring innovative ideas to benefit their clients.

Anthony has built a strong reputation with individuals for developing strategies that support the accumulation, protection, distribution and transfer of wealth. He specializes in offering financial services to families with special needs children. He is also the Co-Founder and Partner of Benefits Source, LLC, an employee and executive benefits provider servicing small and middle market businesses ranging from 10 - 1,000 employees.

He has a passion for educating others on the importance of Finance to help empower them with the knowledge and confidence needed to guide them towards financial security.  Since 2013, Anthony has been teaching comprehensive retirement education courses at universities and educational venues throughout New York and New Jersey including Caldwell University, Union County College, Suffolk County Community College, and West Morris Central High School. These financial workshops provide education for pre-retirees on issues they will encounter before, during, and after retirement commences and strategies to manage these risks.   Additionally, he has presented financial wellness classes to employees at two Fortune 500 companies.

Anthony currently serves as the Vice President and Treasurer on the P.G. Chambers School Board of Trustees; a school dedicated to helping children with disabilities reach their full potential. He is a committed volunteer for the Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund of New Jersey, an organization which assists families that incur significant financial loss in caring for their special needs child.
 

Founded in 1966, Allied Wealth Partner’s mission is to be an elite Independent Wealth Management Firm within the New York/New Jersey Metropolitan and Connecticut areas. As of December 2019, we assist clients with over $4.2 billion of assets and have over $5.4 billion of Life, Disability and Long-Term Care Insurance coverage in force for our clients. We offer comprehensive financial services covering: Investment and Insurance Products & Services, Employee Benefits, Financial Planning, Executive Compensation, Business Succession and Estate Planning.

*Formerly Langdon Ford Financial                                                  

Anthony is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services.

Michael Boudway CFP®

Financial Advisor
(973) 265-1291

Education:

Clarkson University
Bachelor of Science - Engineering & Management

Professional Registrations and Licenses:

FINRA Series 7 & 66 Registrations
Life, Health, and Accident Insurance Licenses(multiple states)
Registered Certified Financial Planner (CFP®

Michael Boudway joined Allied Wealth Partners in 2010, after having worked as a financial advisor  for Smith Barney (Morgan Stanley). The firm recognizes his exceptional talent and appreciates his  unique professional background, including five years in wealth management and 15 years in the  capital equipment industry. This combined expertise gives Michael a distinctive edge and perspective  towards asset management for individuals and businesses alike.

As a Financial Advisor, Michael Boudway goes beyond the expected client-advisor approach by  consistently fostering new ideas in the way people view their financial well-being. From the very first  consultation to developing a financial strategy, Michael’s primary focus is to instill client confidence, provide a sense of awareness and help to protect one’s legacy. Individuals are provided investment  management, insurance protection strategies, estate planning, and custom pre and post retirement solutions. Corporate clients are accustomed to in depth analysis and counsel on succession planning, pension strategies, investment management and executive and employee benefits.

Michael Boudway graduated from Clarkson University earning a Bachelor of Science in the Interdisciplinary Study of Engineering & Management. He currently resides in Boonton, NJ with his lovely wife Yasmin. He is also a member of the Denville Rotary Club, Tri-City Chamber of Commerce, Morris County Ski Club and Enzian Ski Club.

In his leisure, Michael enjoys hiking, motorcycling, hockey, and travel. Michael has earned his FINRA Series 7 & 66 registrations and holds his Life, Health, and Accident Insurance licenses in multiple states. Michael Boudway is a Financial Advisor with Allied Wealth Partners and a Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative of  Securian Financial Services, Inc. He has earned his FINRA Series 7 & 66 registrations and holds his Life, Health, and Accident Insurance licenses in multiple states.

 

Frank Brogan

Senior Financial Advisor
(973) 265-1295

Professional Experience:

Senior Financial Advisor - Allied Wealth Partners
Manager - Allstate Insurance Company - Special Fraud Investigation Unit

Professional Affiliations:

Investment Advisor Representative and Registered Representative, Securian Financial Services, Inc.

Frank Brogan is a Senior Financial Advisor with *Allied Wealth Partners. Prior to joining the firm, he was a Manager with Allstate Insurance Company in the Special Fraud Investigation Unit. Frank's expertise includes risk management, investment strategies, retirement strategies, life and disability protection and client development.

Frank is an Investment Advisor Representative (IAR) with Securian Financial Services, Inc. and is a licensed broker of life, health, accident, disability, and long term care insurance in multiple states. He also holds his FINRA Series 6, 7 and 63 registrations. Frank received his Bachelors of Arts degree in Business Management from Moravian College and was the recipient of the Jack Langdon New Advisor of the Year Award in 2002.

In addition to his career as a financial advisor, Frank is also dedicated to his community and volunteering. He has served as a town recreation coach in Franklin Lakes, NJ for 10 years, and is an active member of the Moravian College alumni association.

Frank lives in Franklin Lakes, NJ with his wife, Regina and daughters Danielle, Amanda, and Karlie where he enjoys coaching and playing basketball.

*formerly Langdon Ford Financial

 

Awards and club membership are based primarily on commissions, premiums, or fees generated from investment and insurance products and other criteria relative to leadership, achievement, and recruiting. Working with this individual or firm is not a guarantee of future financial results. Investors should conduct their own evaluation.

Donna L. Brower RICP

Financial Advisor
(973) 265-1268

Donna takes pride in providing excellence in comprehensive wealth management.  She does a thorough analysis of a client’s financial situation and strives to provide recommendations in order to meet or exceed a client’s expectations.  Donna designs practical solutions custom-tailored to the financial goals of the individual and business owner, specializing in working with clients at or near retirement.


Her unique blend of advanced education, practical business experience and entrepreneurial expertise has given Donna a unique background to assist clients so that they clearly understand decisions that will improve their financial future.

Donna resides in Mountain Lakes, New Jersey with her husband, Brian.  They have two adult children.  In her spare time, Donna enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach, playing tennis and reading.

Professional Affiliations:

Member of the National New Jersey & New York Association of Financial Planners,
Member of the New Jersey Retired Education Association

Education:

Masters of Business Administration 
Fairleigh Dickinson University

Registrations & Licenses:
FINRA Series 7 & 66
Life, Accident & Health Insurance Producer

Donna L. Brower is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc. 

Thomas J. Cannizzo Jr.

Financial Advisor
973.265.1260

Education:

B.A. Political Science
Seton Hall University

Registrations and Licenses:

FINRA Series 7 & 66

Thomas (Tom) joined Allied Wealth Partners after almost six years as a financial advisor with Wells Fargo. Throughout those years, he has learned how to mold his practice to best support his clients the way that he would want to be assisted.

Tom is dedicated to helping his clients meet their financial needs.  Tom has his Series 7 and 66 registrations, and is also licensed with Life, Health and Variable Insurance. Whether you are an individual investor, business or charitable organization, he can offer you a wide range of services from helping you select individual investments to developing a retirement plan.

With all of the resources that Allied Wealth Partners provides and his experience in the financial services industry, Tom has the tools to help you stay on track to meet your financial goals.

Through the ups and downs of the markets and economic cycles, regardless of how your goals change overtime, Tom vows that he will do his best to be there to provide ongoing advice, intelligent financial strategies, in-depth analysis of your investments and regular feedback on your progress, along with exceptional service you deserve.

Tom is an alumnus of Seton Hall University where he earned a BA in Political Science.  He lives in Bridgewater with his wife Kelly and their four boys TJ, Brandon, Nick and Anthony.  In 2014 Tom was recognized for his outstanding service as a volunteer youth sports coach by the NJ Parks and Recreation Association who awarded him the Fay S. Mathewson Award.  He is the current President of Bridgewater Baseball and Softball, and still volunteers his time as a baseball and soccer coach.  His hobbies include fishing, golf, gardening and guitar. Thomas is a Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc. 

 

George E. Carter

Senior Financial Advisor
973-265-1311

Education:

Bachelor of Arts in Economics - Denison University

Professional Registrations and Licenses:

Registered Investment Advisor
FINRA Series 7, 63 and 66 Licenses

George Carter is a Financial Advisor with Allied Wealth Partners, having more than 22 years of financial services experience. Prior to joining the AWP team, George worked with three of Wall Street's most prestigious firms; AXA Advisors, Merrill Lynch, and JP Morgan Chase. With Merrill Lynch, George was a member of their "Executives Club."

From the simple to complex, George has an extensive background in developing tailored financial strategies that encompass all aspects of insurance and investment solutions. George’s primary focus is to provide sound wealth management advice to business owners, individuals, and their families. His consultative approach begins with assessing one’s current financial situation, clearly mapping out future goals and then offering recommendations that work towards achieving those aspirations. An integral part of George's wealth management process is to help clients protect what they have worked a lifetime building. For this reason, George remains committed to educating his clients to fully understand all the financial tools and resources available to help them reach their wealth potential.

George graduated from Denison University in 1989 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. George, his wife Sheila and their three daughters; Catherine, Elizabeth, and Mary reside in Gladstone, NJ. In his spare time George enjoys bridge, golf and tennis.

Founded in 1966, Allied Wealth Partners mission is to be an elite Independent Wealth Management Firm within the New York/New Jersey Metropolitan area. As of December 2018, we assist clients with over $3.4 billion of assets and have over $4.5 billion of Life, Disability and Long Term Care Insurance coverage in force for our clients. We offer comprehensive financial services covering: Investment and Insurance Products & Services, Employee Benefits, Financial Planning, Executive Compensation, Business Succession and Estate Planning.

George E. Carter is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc. 

 

Gerald Castellano CLU, ChFC

Senior Financial Advisor
973-265-1255

Professional Affiliations: 

Million Dollar Roundtable

Designations:

Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU)
Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC)

In 2014, Allied Wealth Partners welcomed Gerald Castellano to the firm, recognizing his 30 year commitment to the financial services industry.

Prior to joining Allied Wealth Partners, Gerald was an advisor for New England Financial. He is also a past recipient of numerous awards for excellence in production and outstanding customer service such as the Millennium Award, Master Producer, Edward K. Leaton Mentorship Award and Life Member Leaders Association.  

As a Senior Financial Advisor, Gerald understands the importance in his role as a primary financial resource for his clients—formulating comprehensive financial and investment strategies that are individually tailored to help them achieve their personal and business financial goals.

Gerry earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Rutgers University and then went on to receive his MBA in Corporate Finance from Pace University.

Gerry resides in Mahwah, NJ with his wife Angela.

Gerald is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of Securian Financial Services.

Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) is an independent membership organization of life insurance and financial service professionals. Membership levels are based on commissions, premiums, or fees generated within a year from investment and insurance products. Members must apply annually and pay a fee. Members must be members in good standing of a Professional Association which has met the following criteria: in existence at least 2 years, have 100 or more members, must be a nonprofit organization, must have a code of ethics and an effective means of dealing with breaches of its code. Members must also adhere to the MDRT Code of Ethics. Working with this advisor is not a guarantee of future financial results. Investors should conduct their own evaluation.

Vincent Commoreto

Financial Professional
973-265-1230

Education:

Metropolitan Technical Institute
Electronics Engineering Technology

Registrations and Licenses:

Series 6, 7, and 63 registrations
Life and Health Insurance license

Vincent Commoreto joined Allied Wealth Partners in 2016, bringing with him 5 years of experience in the Financial Services industry. Vincent currently holds his series 6, 7, and 63 registrations along with his Life and Health license. Previously working for David Lerner Associates and MetLife, as an investment counselor, Vincent gained the ideal foundation he needed for his work as a Financial Representative. During his time at MetLife he has the honor of being invited to the Leaders Conference multiple times. 

Vincent prides himself on always being available to his clients, he lives by the motto “services, service, service – I will always be available to my clients.  He has gained strong industry experience, serving the investment and protection of individuals and their families since 1999.  As your financial Professional, Vincent will make sure that you receive financial services and solutions that meet your individual needs. He is effectively supported by Allied Wealth Partners whose teamwork and professionalism have helped him build long-term relationships with his growing client base, and provide excellent customer service.

Vincent’s practice focuses on protecting client income assets and securing one’s retirement. Vincent specializes in investing and designing personal strategies to help his clients to have access to resources and information to help them meet their financial goals. Working primarily with individuals nearing and in retirement, Vincent is also achieving success by working with younger family members of his clients, while keeping protection and legacy in minds. 

Vincent is happily married to his wife Heather and has two lovely children, Cassee and Vincent Jr. Away from the business, he enjoys spending time with his beautiful family, watching the New York Yankees, tackling home improvement projects, and landscaping. Vincent also enjoys coaching his son’s soccer team and daughter’s softball team.

 

Vincent Commoreto is a registered representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc. 

Paul Ciavarella CLTC

Financial Advisor
973-917-2903

Education:

William Paterson University
Bachelor’s degree in Finance
Minor in Economics

Registrations and Licenses:

FINRA Series 7, 65 and 66

Paul Ciavarella joined Allied Wealth Partners in 2017 after over eight years of success assisting clients with their finances.

Prior to his career as a financial advisor, Paul was a business owner. His 25 years of experience as a business owner enables him to provide a wealth of information to his clients. Paul focuses on helping small and medium size business owners attain their goals. His association with other experienced financial professionals allows him to offer a full range of services to meet the needs of businesses and individuals alike.

Through his experience and association with other specialists in the financial services industry, Paul has high standards when it comes to assisting clients. Paul’s goal as a financial advisor is to help bring a level of financial protection and independence to his clients that they had thought previously unattainable. This is accomplished through various conservative strategies of protection and long term financial growth.

Paul utilizes a macroeconomic approach to help clients balance the primary financial domains of Protection, Assets, Liabilities and Cash Flow. This approach recognizes the interdependence of these domains and tests all financial strategies across them in an effort to maximize the protection and performance of assets and cash flow. This unique approach can help provide clients with enhanced benefits in areas such as tax savings, risk management, and control of personal wealth.

Paul is very active in his community. He is a member of Wayne Lions Club, Chilton Hospital Professional Advisory Board, Morris County Chamber of Commerce, North Jersey Chamber of Commerce, and Pequannock Regional Chamber of Commerce. Paul has attained several designations over the years. These include his FINRA Series 7, 65 and 66. He is a Registered Representative and Investment Advisor Representative of Securian Financial Services, inc., Life and Health Licensed and holds the CLTC (Certified in Long-Term Care) designation.

Paul is a William Patterson alumnus where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and a Minor in Economics. Paul is a resident of Pompton Plains, NJ. Golfing, mountain biking, and spending time with his wife Eileen and children Maggie, John, Rachel, and Chris are some things that Paul enjoys.