LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ/Press Release) – State-chartered trust and investment company Glenview Trust Company will expand into the Lexington market as it opens a new office in Central Kentucky.
The office is expected to open in Fall 2021 with additional staff to be hired. As of now, the firm is looking at various Lexington-area locations for the office.
Doug Dean, who served as founder and most recently tax director at Dean Dorton Allen Ford, PLLC, will lead the Lexington office as managing principal.
Dean’s professional career started at the international firm Coopers & Lybrand, currently part of PricewaterhouseCoopers, in Louisville, then in Lexington.
In 1979, Dean formed the firm which became Dean, Dorton & Ford P.S.C., now part of Dean Dorton Allen Ford, PLLC.
Dean’s experience is in providing tax, estate planning, merger and acquisition, and business valuation services to individuals and businesses. He has served as a public speaker at numerous industry events, discussing tax planning, tax developments, equine industry matters, estate planning and business valuation along with writing numerous articles on some of these topics.
Additionally, Dean has developed and taught many Dean Dorton internal courses on income and estate and gift tax topics, the equine industry and business writing.
“Doug brings a wealth of knowledge and understanding that will allow Glenview Trust to evolve and grow beyond Louisville and into Kentucky,” said Scott Neff, CEO of Glenview Trust. “Establishing an office in Lexington not only provides more convenience for our clients there, it will help better position us as we continue our strategic growth.”
Glenview Trust built its own Louisville headquarters stand-alone office building and relocated there last fall. Along with the relocation, it has also made a couple personnel announcements recently, including the hiring of Bill Stone as chief investment officer and Anuj Rastogi as corporate counsel and chief fiduciary officer.