Christopher B. Walling, CRPC
Founding and Managing Partner
Chris is a Founding Partner and Managing Partner for Stratos Wealth Partners Ltd. in Columbus, Ohio. Chris previously worked as aBranch Manager and Wealth Advisor with Smith Barney Inc. for 15 years in Columbus, Cincinnati, and Seattle, Washington. Chrishas advised many corporate executives from Fortune 500 companies as well as a number of technology executives and health careventures.
For 25 years, Chris Walling has been advising corporate executives and financial advisors about the aspects of investments andplanning for corporate executives. Chris has been featured in Registered Representative Magazine for his focus on helpingexecutives in the technology sector with regarding hedging and monetization of company stock and options; as well as trainingfinancial advisors on the basics of managing concentrated stock positions.
Chris graduated from Denison University in 1992 with degrees in Economics and Communications and lives with his wife Jackie andfour children in Powell, Ohio and enjoys golf, tennis and skeet shooting.