Vanessa Oligino - Director, Business Performance Solutions, TD Ameritrade Institutional

Vanessa Oligino is responsible for leading the content strategy for TD Ameritrade Institutional's Business Performance Solutions program. In this role she is responsible for the development of practice management programs, thought leadership, tools and resources designed to help drive growth and efficiency for registered investment advisors.

Prior to joining the company in 2010, Oligino held various positions at JPMorganChase, Citigroup and Pershing. Her experience spans retail banking, credit card, brokerage and securities services. Her functional practice areas include marketing, practice management and sales support.

Oligino holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. She is currently Series 7 and 66 licensed.

George Tamer - Managing Director, Strategic Relationships, TD Ameritrade Institutional

George Tamer oversees a team that works to help independent advisors achieve their business goals by helping them implement industry best practices including marketing and business development, workflow processes, and technology usage.

Tamer joined the company in 1996, where he has held various management positions in online product development and client service. He and his team have worked with many advisors to help improve productivity and become more efficient through the use of TD Ameritrade's technology platform.

He graduated with a B.A. in political science from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA. and holds an M.B.A. in marketing from Baruch College's Zicklin School of Business.  George is currently completing the Securities Industry Institute program, sponsored by the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, at the Wharton School of Business.