Ted Highsmith

Ted Highsmith

Ted Highsmith
Financial Consultant, RJFS | Senior Vice President, Pinnacle Asset Management

1213 W Morehead Street
Charlotte, NC28208
Phone: 980.666.4426
Fax: 980.666.4406

Ted Highsmith is a senior vice president of Pinnacle Asset Management and a financial consultant with Raymond James Financial Services, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC. He is part of the Charlotte Asset Management team and is based at its Refinery office at 1213 W. Morehead Street.

Highsmith joined Pinnacle in 2020 bringing 20 years of industry experience to his role. Previously he was with Carolinas Investment Consulting LLC in Charlotte, where he managed and served client relationships on all aspects of comprehensive wealth and financial planning needs. Other roles included serving as a financial advisor for Bank of America/Banc of America Investments, Inc. in the Charlotte and Washington, D.C. regions.

Highsmith has served on the International Board of Governors and is a past Charlotte Chamber Ambassador and United Way Account Executive. He is an active member of Myers Park Presbyterian Church where he serves on their Finance Committee. Outside of the office, he enjoys spending time with his three children, playing golf, tennis, coaching various youth sports, and traveling between the mountains and the coast.

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  • Bachelor’s degree, business management, North Carolina State University

Licenses and Certifications

  • Series 7, 63 and 65 securities licenses
  • Life and Health Insurance license


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