Blaine is a Partner of Fundamental Global Investors and COO, Principal & Co-Founder of Capital Wealth Advisors, our affiliated family office and wealth advisor. Blaine evaluates and guides the firm’s overall strategic vision, direction and oversight. His responsibilities include leading a world-class wealth advisory team and providing customized investment management, risk management, financial planning and retirement planning solutions for some of the nation’s largest families.
Prior to co-founding CWA, Blaine worked as a Financial Advisor for Smith Barney in Atlanta, GA, and served as a Commissioned Officer and helicopter pilot in the United States Marine Corps. While serving his country, Blaine participated in numerous combat operations, including Operation Allied Hope (Kosovo 1999) and Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan 2001). Blaine was awarded four Air Medals for distinguished and meritorious achievement in aerial flight, and retired from active service in 2001 at the rank of Major.
Blaine lives in Naples, FL with his wife Lisa and his two children Evan and Ellie.