Strategies, Inc. - Managing Partner
N. King (Tom) is the Managing Partner for Retirement Strategies,
Inc., as well as Blue Chip Financial Advisors, LLC in Knoxville,
TN. Tom's clients tend to be Professionals, Owners of Closely
Held Businesses, High Income Executives, High Net Worth Individuals/Families
or those, who are growing toward these positions. Clients find
that Tom's retirement planning strategies often mean a difference
of millions of dollars to them.
Over his career, Tom has become known in his profession
for his dedication and exceptional ability to find the very best
financial solutions for clients. Moreover, his solutions provide
clients the ability to spend more of their wealth throughout their
lives, achieve their wants and dreams, yet preserve significant
wealth in their estates. And, most importantly, his goal is to achieve
these results with no additional out of pocket costs to clients.
For almost 30 years Tom served as the head
of one of the largest Financial Services Firms in east Tennessee,
as General Agent for MassMutual Financial Group - 1988 to 2002,
Mutual Benefit Financial Group - 1982 to 1988 and College Life Insurance
Company of America from 1973 to 1982.
Tom has received national recognition for having
built one of the top Financial Services Firms in the industry, having
received Mass Mutual's prestigious President's Trophy on 3 occasions
recognizing him as one of the top five General Agents for MassMutual.
In January of 2002, at age 53, Tom retired from
MassMutual Financial Group. Having been an owner operator
of large Financial Services firms for almost 30 years, he decided
instead to focus his energy on bringing together a small group of
professionals to serve selected clientele.
Tom has been an Elder in the Presbyterian Church
USA since 1978, is a member of Fox Den Country Club and is a member
of several professional organizations. He has been married
for over 30 years to his high school Sweetheart, Laura Jo Nelson
King and is the father of Sean G. King, JD, CPA and Rachel Renee
King Green. Laura Jo has assisted Tom in his practice for
most of his career. Sean and Rachel are also active Financial
Professionals, with Sean being President of Retirement Plan Consultants,
Inc. Rachel works closely with Sean and his clients at RPC.