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John Nicholas Tognino

John Nicholas Tognino, American diversified financial services company executive. Named Trader of Year, Security Traders Monthly magazine, 1984, Over-the-Counter Man of Year, Equities magazine, 1986; recipient lifetime achievement award Chicago Stock Exchange, 1997.

Background

  • Tognino, John Nicholas was born on September 20, 1938 in New York City. Son of Gennaro and Catherine (Barbieri) Tognino.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Economics summa cum laude, Fordham University, 1975.

    Career

    • Institutional sales trader A.G. Becker & Company, New York City, 1970-1972. Trader Merill Lynch, 1957-1969, institutional salesman, 1972-1974, manager over-the-counter sales trading, 1974-1983, director over-the-counter department, 1983-1987, director unlisted trading, 1987-1988, managing director non-dollar equities London, 1988-1991, managing director global equities New York City, 1991-1993. Executive vice president Charles Schwab & Company, Inc., Jersey City, 1993-1996.

      President, Chief Executive Officer Security Traders Association, New York City, 1996-1999, Executive Vice President National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation, 1999—2001. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Pepper Finance Group, since 2001. Board directors National Association Security Dealers Automated Quotations Inc.

    Works

    • Contributing author: Market Maker Sponsorship: A Synergistic Package of Services, 1987.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Independent

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Ardlsey Board Education, 1977—1984, president, 1979. Vice president Ardsley School District Board, 1978, 1981. Trustee, vice chairman St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, since 1996.

    Member health science advisory council, College of Physical and Surgeons Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, since 1998. President Ardsley Republican Club, 1967—1968. Member executive committee of laity Archdiocese of New York City, 1988.

    Trustee Fordham University, since 2000, chairman board trustees, since 2004. Director Muscular Dystrophy Association, 2000—2005. Board directors Business Council for International Understanding, 2000—2001.

    Member National Security Traders Association (various offices 1981-1988, chairman finance committee Foundation since 1992), National Association Security Dealers (business conduct committee 1984-1986), Security Traders Association New York (various offices 1973-1983, president 1980-1981), St. Andrews Golf Club (Hastings, New York ), Alpha Sigma Lambda, Alpha Sigma Nu.

    Personality

    Interests

    Jogging, tennis, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Norma Lucille Borrelli, November 7, 1959. Children: Katherine Ann, John Nicholas Junior, Michael A.
    • father: Gennaro Tognino
    • mother: Catherine (Barbieri) Tognino
    • spouse: Norma Lucille Borrelli
    • children: Katherine Ann Tognino
    • John Nicholas Junior Tognino
    • Michael A. Tognino
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    Born September 20, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1975
      Fordham University
    • 1957 - 1969
      trader Merill Lynch
    • 1970 - 1972
      Instnl. sales trader A.G. Becker & Company
    • 1972 - 1974
      trader Merill Lynch
    • 1993 - 1996
      executive, vice president Charles Schwab & Company
      Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
    • 1996 - 1999
      president, Security Traders Association
    • 1996 - 1999
      Chief Executive Officer, Security Traders Association
    • 1999 - 2001
      president, Security Traders Association
    • 1999 - 2001
      Chief Executive Officer, Security Traders Association
    • 2001
      chairman, Pepper Finance Group
    • 2001
      Chief Executive Officer, Pepper Finance Group
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