Robert A. Zappitelli, CFP®, E.A., Partner
Director of Wealth Management
Robert A. Zappitelli is one of the Partners of Zappitelli Financial Services. He started the financial service firm back in 1982 with his brother, John Zappitelli.
Robert is a CFP® professional and has over 35 years of experience. He has consistently been top producer with Avantax (formerly HD Vest) since inception. He has won countless awards in his field of expertise and is now considered an Elite Advisor under Avantax.
Robert earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Akron University. After graduating, he soon realized that he wanted to start his own firm with his brother. Once this decision was made, Robert then obtained his certification as a CFP® professional. He also upholds many other licenses and certifications in the State of Ohio, including but not limited to the Ohio Department of Insurance and the Ohio Division of Securities.
In 2014, Robert was recognized as a Distinguished Graduate of Harvey High School and inducted into the Harvey High School Hall of Fame in May of 2014. He sits on the Board at Lake Erie College as the President of the Audit Committee. He is extremely involved in Community Service with his hometown and donates many hours of service as a Wealth Management Expert to numerous local nonprofits.
Robert is a serial entrepreneur, and outside of his financial business, is the Owner/Partner of various businesses entities in Northeast Ohio.
Outside of work, Robert and his wife Carole have been married for over 36 years. They have 5 grown children- Josephine, Annie, Diana, Lucy, and Bobby. Robert and Carole have 11 beautiful grandchildren (with more on the way). His 5 children are employed by the family business, and many of them have obtained their financial licenses to join Robert with his growing financial business.