Trent, a graduate of UC Santa Barbara, began his career at Merrill Lynch while training for the Olympic Trials in Track & Field for the Nike Farm Team in Palo Alto. After opting out of Track & Field, he joined the Bryson Financial Group here in Long Beach and altered its success with a strategic plan to improve employee benefits consulting. Over the last several years, Trent’s innovation, diligence, and determined pursuit within the quaky world of finances have fostered the group’s local and regional success, making it one of Long Beach’s financial powerhouses and one of the leading employment benefits consulting firm in Southern California.
Since becoming CEO, Bryson Financial Group was recently recognized by 401kWire, a leading financial trade publication, as one of the “Top 300 Most Influential Defined Contribution Advisors” as well as earning the Business Achievement Award from the Long Beach Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, Spirit Magazine recognizes Bryson Financial Group as the “Most Dependable Wealth Managers of Southern California.” Trent’s work has also been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, Wall Street Journal, Benefits Selling, and the Long Beach Business Journal.