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Evan Shorten

Evan Shorten, a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professional, is the founder and principle of Paragon Financial Partners. Evan graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration, Management from the California State University, Northridge. In addition, Evan earned his Certificate in Personal Financial Planning from the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to founding Paragon Financial Partners, Evan spent over 11 years as Vice President with Fidelity Investments in Century City California. During his tenure Evan worked with wealthy families, individuals, and entrepreneurs managing up to $1.96 billion in assets. Evan is a member of the Financial Planning Association which requires a commitment to the highest standards of professional competence, ethical conduct, and complete disclosure for financial professionals.

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