Brian Blackwell joined Lido in 2023. His focus is directed toward providing exceptional client service through a personalized and detailed-oriented approach to wealth planning. Brian takes pride in his ability to see through complex scenarios and develop innovative planning strategies for his clients. Prior to joining Lido, Brian served as the Director of Financial Planning for a Chicago-based wealth management firm, where he advised clients on financial matters of all kinds, including investments, retirement, tax planning, legacy planning, and wealth preservation. Brian also enjoys doing pro bono work for low-income households through Advisors Give Back.
Brian lives in Marietta, GA, with his wife, Stacey, and young son, Levi. He is a graduate of University of Georgia where he earned his BBA in Banking and Finance, and Georgia State University where earned his MBA in International Business. Outside of work, he and his family enjoy live music, the outdoors, and exploring the myriad small towns and restaurants around north Georgia, Tennessee, and the Carolinas.