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FNBO Hires Wealth Advisors Kent Weilage and Paul Ganow In their respective roles, Weilage and Ganow provide comprehensive financial planning, investment management and insurance services to clients and customers. “Both of them bring significant talent and experience to our First Investment and Planning team and will play a key role in providing invaluable advice and guidance as our clients navigate their financial journeys,” Benson said. Weilage joined FNBO after serving as Director of Financial Planning at Morgan Stanley.With more than 10 years of experience in the financial services industry, Weilage has held various financial positions at Edward Jones, Allstate, TIAA and others. He holds the title of Certified Financial Planner, has been a National Sales Director, and has been awarded the Triple Crown Sales Award. He holds licenses in , health, and accident insurance.He is also a full-time tenured college lecturer teaching personal finance and accounting since 1996. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. from the University of Colorado Boulder with a Master of Business Administration in Accounting.Ganow has been working in the financial services industry since 2015. Prior to joining FNBO, Ganow managed client accounts for Carson Wealth’s brokerage firm. and was a financial advisor at Edward Jones.Ganow holds Series 7 and Series 66 securities registrations and a license in life, health and annuity insurance.He studied business administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Business Administration at Bellevue College.He also served four years in the U.S. Army as a Petty Officer in the “Old Guard”, the official bodyguard of the President. Served and earned the Infantry Expert badge. FNBO Wealth’s First Investments & Planning group provides planning, investment and insurance services for individuals. As of July 30, 2022, First Investments & Planning has $1.8 billion in assets under management, provides planning and investment services across FNBO enterprises, and has financial advisors in 63 registered branches. First Investments & Planning has 3 regional sales managers, 36 financial advisors and 20 support staff. First National Bank of Omaha is a subsidiary of First National of Nebraska. First National of Nebraska and its affiliates have approximately $30 billion in assets and his 5,000 employees. Major bank offices are located in Nebraska, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, South Dakota, Texas and Wyoming. Find out more at and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.