Doug Pryor is the Manager of multiple retail offices of Wedbush Securities in the Los Angeles area. Over the course of his 25 year career, Doug formerly held positions at Morgan Stanley and Stifel Financial. While at Stifel, he started the Orange County branch, which he grew within three years from being the sole employee to having 9 advisors and 4 staff members in his office and recruiting another 9 advisors to other offices. He joined Wedbush in 2015 and previously managed the Newport Beach office.
As a manager, Doug believes in leading by example. His employees and advisors know that he is willing to do anything himself that he asks of them. He has an open door policy and uses his experience to determine priorities, stay organized, and complete tasks quickly. He goes out of his way to make his staff feel appreciated, valued, and makes sure their opinions and voices are heard. By creating an office culture of inclusion, he has kept his staff and advisors motivated to come to work every day which has helped him maintain a minimal turnover rate in his office.
Doug and his partner, Dreux, manage nearly $200 million in assets as Financial Advisors. As part of the McNairy Group, Doug strives to manage clients with asset management and financial planning. Doug and Dreux pride themselves on communicating regularly with their clients to keep them up to date with their portfolio and market events.
Born and raised in Orange County, Doug obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance from California State University, Fullerton and currently resides in Rancho Palos Verdes with his wife, Shannon, and their five children. In his free time, he enjoys playing baseball and golf as well as visiting the coast as much as possible.